Definition of penciler in US English:

penciler

noun

  • See pencil

    • ‘I just read an interview with a pretty successful comic book penciller where he says that for years he worked to break into comics and be successful in comics.’
    • ‘He still has that wonderful eye that allows him to interpret another artist's work, bringing out all that the penciller intended and maximizing its impact.’
    • ‘Cartoonists, sequential artists, pencillers - call 'em what you like, they all need help if they're going to do their job well.’
    • ‘When artwork is returned from a comic book, the penciller gets two thirds of the pages, the inker the remaining third.’
    • ‘The editor and author then discuss the script by electronic mail, telephone or fax and, when it is satisfactory, the file is transmitted to the penciler.’