Masters and Legends of Fantasy Art, 2nd Expanded Edition is loaded with step-by-step tutorials and in-depth interviews with some of the biggest names in the genre. You'll find everything you need to know to create your own imaginative fantasy, sci-fi, and comic art, with advice from 36 legendary talents like Frank Frazetta, H.R. Giger, Syd Mead, Boris Vallejo, and more. From spaceships and aliens to faeries and elf rangers, star artists reveal their secrets for designing and painting classic fantasy illustrations-using modern tools of the trade like Adobe Photoshop, Corel Painter, and Wacom tablets. A core skills section offers tips and techniques on basic topics like drawing dynamic poses, using custom brushes, and rendering realistic materials such as skin, hair, cloth, fur, scales, and shiny metal.
Paperback, 240 pages.
From the exhibition Enchanted: A History of Fantasy Illustration on view June 12 through October 31, 2021 at Norman Rockwell Museum.