If you're looking for an escape from ordinary life, the adventure starts here. The Explorer's Guide to Drawing Fantasy Creatures brings to light a fantastic realm of creatures so elusive and remote, they can be found only in myths, nightmares, and the work of artists like you. With years of perilous creature-drawing adventures behind her, Emily Fiegenschuh leads you step by step through the entire process, from expressive gesture drawings to beautifully detailed artwork, right down to all the gruesome details--like how to draw the leathery wings of dragons, the Minotaur's impressive physique, and the brilliant plumage of the Hook-Legged Bodeo.
- 25 step-by-step demonstrations for creating a bevy of beasts that roam air, land and sea
- Important basics of drawing, proportion and perspective to help you bring believability to your creatures
- Instruction for adding living, breathing color to finished sketches
- Expert tips on finding inspiration, developing personalities, designing costumes, and more.
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)|