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Drawing & Painting Fantasy Worlds
by Finlay Cowan
With movies like Lord of the Rings, fantasy art is more popular than ever. Covers a wide range of media including watercolor painting, illustration, and digital painting. Showcases inspirational finished art from today's top fantasy artists.
Paperback, 121 pages
Published May 25th 2006 by Writer's Digest Books
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The book however provides lots of ideas and examples on fantasy art. Things like researching, symbolism of characters and archetype, creating costumes and things like that. There are a few step-by-step workflow process tutorials.
I've mixed feelings about the book because of the lack of depth in certain areas. It's worth looking through but to really hone your techniques, you might have to get other books.
Other fantasy art technique books that I recommend are 100 Ways to Create Fantasy Figures ...more