Embark upon a fantasy art expedition around the world and discover how to draw and paint must-know supernatural creatures and fantastic characters. For each of the 12 locations there is a map, an explanation of the site's lore, and a detailed step by step demonstration showing the development of the key character. Projects demonstrate a wide selection of both traditional and digital drawing and painting techniques that can be widely applied in fantasy art. This is a complete, unique and attractive package that seamlessly binds the world of mythology and practical art instruction together for beginners and improvers.
The Introduction; How to use this book; research, basic drawing and painting techniques; The Expedition; 1. Elves - Ireland; 2. Dwarves - Germany; 3. Vampires - Kosovo; 4. Werewolves - Bulgaria; 5. Female Nightriders - Norway; 6. Dragons - England; 7. Faeries - Romania; 8. Screamers - Scotland; 9. Djinn - Egypt; 10. Plague of Vampires - Africa; 11. Clinton Road - USA; 12. Wild Hunt - Sweden; Index.