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Product NameHow To Draw And Paint Fantasy Architecture: From Ancient Citadels And Gothic Castles To Subterranean Palaces And Floating Fortresses
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Short DescriptionHeight:0.39 inches / Length:10.98 inches / Weight:1.17 pounds / Width:8.46 inches
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Height11 inches    (convert)
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Weight18.72 ounces    (convert)
AuthorRob Alexander
Page Count128
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long DescriptionAdvice and instruction from a leading fantasy illustrator guides art students who intend to pursue careers illustrating computer games, children's books, graphic novels, and other related media. This book's opening chapter analyzes traditional architectural shapes that include arches, columns, towers, vaults, and buttresses. Chapters that follow apply principles of lighting, shadow, and perspective to the architectural forms, and discuss ways of creating surface textures and adding dramatic atmosphere to illustrations. Readers are then guided through a series of projects of increasing complexity in which they create illustrations dominated by fantasy castles, palaces, dungeons, and more. Here is comprehensive instruction in the techniques required for capturing fantastic buildings, alien architecture, and alternate realities. More than 250 enlightening color illustrations.
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