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Author: Finlay Cowan
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio ; Newton Abbot : Impact, 2007.
Series: Fantasy artist's pocket reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing fantasy characters is the hottest trends in drawing for people of all ages but especially for the target demographic, 12-17 year olds. This dynamic, colourful pocketbook is packed with everything the fantasy artist and enthusiast needs to know about 100 of the key character archetypes that influence modern fantasy art. Each spread explores one character through a completed colour artwork, thumbnail  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Finlay Cowan
ISBN: 9781600610110 1600610110
OCLC Number: 166315321
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 217 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
Contents: Introduction; Equipment; Global sources of fantasy characters; 100 CHARACTERS; 1 Heroes and heroines; Includes: god, goddess, thunder god, angels, valkyries, warriors, barbarians, king, queen, wizard, samurai, martial artists, freebooter, beserker; 2 Villains; Includes: witch queen, goblin, daemon, tyrant, sorceror, pirate, mercenary, thief, mad scientist, lunatic, general, trooper, executioner, devil, death; 3 Folk; Includes: elf, dwarf, gnome, pan, ghost, banshee, sprite, fairy, mermaid, troll, medusa, giant, gorgon, minataur, clockwork man, centaur, golem; 4 Characters; Includes: wise man, alchemist, shamen, shapechanger, genie, zombie, gypsy, circus freak, archer, banshee, werewolf; Index.
Series Title: Fantasy artist's pocket reference.
Responsibility: Finlay Cowan with Bob Hobbs, Jeffery Catherine Jones and Saya Urabe.

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Explores the 100 key characters behind modern fantasy art with mythological background and practical instructions.  Read more...

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