New PDF release: Dracopedia The Bestiary: An Artist's Guide to Creating

By William O'Connor

Unleash the Beasts!

For millennia historians, artists and scientists have chronicled their rules and discoveries of mythological and magical monsters in encyclopedias referred to as bestiaries. From Asia to the US, Japan to the jungles of South Africa, the enormous menagerie of unique and mythical creatures has populated the imaginations of all cultures for centuries.

Beautifully illustrated and beautifully distinctive, Dracopedia: The Bestiary is a latest, yet no much less unsettling reimagining of the traditional model. it truly is an A-to-Z artist's advisor to animals of the mythical international. a few, just like the griffin and yeti, might be generic to you. Others--like the enigmatic questing beast and ferocious manticore--may appear new and unusual. a few will even hang-out your goals. contained in the bestiary, you are going to find:

  • Secrets of every animal's evolution--origins, habitat, anatomy, nutrition and more.
  • Fantastic illustrations created utilizing pencil sketches and electronic coloring.
  • Four-stage demonstrations taking you from thought and layout to under-painting and completing details.

By drawing at the varieties and contours of extra pedestrian animals, you will methods to provide form to the weird creatures that roam the depths of your mind's eye, including to the bestiary of the ages.

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