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* How to portray movement, drama and atmospherePerfect for total beginners, Learn to Draw Fantasy Art will also be valuable for experienced artists seeking to improve their fantasy art drawing skills.
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.