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101 Top Tips for Fantasy Painters

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This art instruction manual takes the form of a master class for artists who are intent on perfecting their style as fantasy-theme illustrators. Supplemented with vivid and instructive illustrations for every related topic, the book's teaching units include--

  • Sketching and Drawing-- developing concepts, rough sketching and detailed drawing, descriptive drawing, digital drawing, anatomy of both real and fantasy figures
  • Composition and Concepts-- using basic shapes to lay out an image, processing sketches, designing fantasy creatures, armor, spacecraft, vehicles, weaponry, landscapes, and architecture for fantasy worlds
  • Using Color-- watercolors, ink-line and wash, inks, acrylics, digital media
  • The Devil is in the Details-- filters, texture, physical and digital, balance
  • Art Master Class-- speed painting, portrait sketching, understanding light, coloring graphic novel illustrations
  • Finishing Touches-- presentation techniques, adjusting color balance and tone

    101 Top Tips for Fantasy Painters is the ultimate resource for both newcomers to fantasy art and experienced artists looking to promote their artwork in the professional arena. More than 400 illustrations.

  • About the Author

    Kevin Crossley worked for fifteen years in the video games industry, providing fantasy art for many titles. His work currently appears in Imagine FX magazine.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9781438001043
    Author:
    Crossley, Kevin
    Publisher:
    Barron's Educational Series
    Subject:
    Painting
    Subject:
    Art -- Instruction.
    Subject:
    Fantasy; art
    Subject:
    Art-Painting General
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Publication Date:
    20121031
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Language:
    English
    Pages:
    176
    Dimensions:
    9.25 x 8.25 in

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    Arts and Entertainment » Art » Fantasy
    Arts and Entertainment » Art » General
    Arts and Entertainment » Art » History and Criticism
    Arts and Entertainment » Art » Illustration
    Arts and Entertainment » Art » Painting » General

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