This best-selling title is relaunched in April 2006 with a fresh new cover design. Packed with step-by-step illustrations, this comprehensive guide provides all the techniques needed to master drawing fantasy art. The popularity of drawing fantasy art has increased since the huge success of "Lord of the Rings" and this book makes learning to draw fantasy art simple and enjoyable. "Learn to Draw Fantasy Art" demonstrates many aspects of fantasy, including people, beasts, demons, castles, chariots and maps. All the fundamentals are covered, to give the reader a sound foundation in fantasy art techniques, with step-by-step illustrations demonstrating how to put them into practice. The book includes accessible and practical information on: how to choose the right medium; proportion and shape; costume, props and scenery; and how to portray movement, drama and atmosphere. Perfect for total beginners, "Learn to Draw Fantasy Art" will also be valuable for experienced artists seeking to improve their fantasy art drawing skills.
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This guide aims to make learning to draw fantasy art as simple as possible. All the basics are covered, to provide a sound foundation in drawing techniques, and illustrations and step-by-step drawings show how these are put into practice. The book includes practical information on tools and equipment, drawing beasts, angels and demons, costumes and props, expressions and gestures, backgrounds and scenery, and creating drama and atmosphere.About the Author:
Mike Jefferies studied at Goldsmiths' College in London and then taught art and creative writing. He is now a well-known author of fantasy novels (most published by HarperCollins) and illustrates all his own work.
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Book Description Collins, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good: a copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0005099300