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Anatomy for Fantasy Artists

Anatomy for Fantasy Artists - 05 edition

Anatomy for Fantasy Artists - 05 edition

ISBN13: 9780764129506

ISBN10: 0764129503

Anatomy for Fantasy Artists by Fanry - ISBN 9780764129506
Edition: 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Published: 2005
International: No
Anatomy for Fantasy Artists by Fanry - ISBN 9780764129506

ISBN13: 9780764129506

ISBN10: 0764129503

Edition: 05

Summary

Here in a single volume is a practical comprehensive training course for budding illustrators working to master comic book art graphic novels fantasy posters sci-fi book covers and illustrations and computer games. The author a highly successful fantasy artist teaches the basics of human anatomical drawing and musculature as well as perspective and composition. He then instructs on ways to distort develop and transform the human figure giving it features that range from monstrous or magical to super-agile or larger than life. Detailed artist's references and step-by-step instructions show how to build bodies that truly stretch the imagination-mighty alien warriors kick-boxing cyber-punks and mega-muscled superheroes to name just a few. Art students also learn how to show their characters in many different dynamic action poses such as flying spinning punching and jumping as well as how to express each character's emotions through facial expressions. More than 300 color illustrations.

Author Bio

Glenn Fabry is famous in the comic book industry for his fabulous figure paintings. A freelance illustrator for 20 years and winner of an Eisner award in 1996 for best cover artist he has worked mainly in the fantasy genre. His creations include covers for DC Comics' Hellblazer and Preacher.

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