Costume Design and IllustrationSpearheaded by Constantine Sekeris, author of MetamorFX, this book is an in-depth look at costume design and illustration. Showcasing an educational process breaking down the problematic areas of costume design for the film, video game and animation industries. From 10..
Creative Strategies: 10 Approaches to Solving More Than Design ProblemsHow can I be more creative? People from every walk of life have asked this question. Whether the motivation is to find more personal satisfaction in everyday life or to achieve success in the workplace, the desire for creativity,..
Framed Drawing Techniques: Mastering Ballpoint Pen, Graphite Pencil, and Digital Techniques for Visual StorytellingNo matter what stage artists are in their careers, “it’s necessary to look toward the future eager to learn and to be better every day,” writes artist and best-selling author Marcos Mat..
Framed Ink 2: Frame Format, Energy, and Composition for Visual StorytellersThe highly anticipated follow-up to Framed Ink from Marcos Mateu-Mestre, Framed Ink 2 provides insight into another compositional tool that Marcos uses every day to create his amazing artwork-the energy within the working fra..
Framed Perspective Vol. 1: Technical Drawing for Visual StorytellingPerspective is a discipline often set aside when it comes to general art study, though it is essential to master in order to produce any piece of art that is and feels realistic. Framed Perspective 1 equips artists with the technica..
Framed Perspective Vol. 2: Technical Drawing for Shadows, Volume, and CharactersBuilding on the foundation established with the first book in the series, Framed Perspective 2 guides artists through the challenging tasks of projecting shadows in proper perspective on a variety of environments and wor..
Heaven’s Hell: The Art of Anthony Jones “When you die on your world, you are born in this world. Some may call this the afterlife, a spiritual rebirth, heaven, hell, damnation. For me, it’s my playground.” —Lasaaj (a character from Heaven’s Hell) This book explores the world of Heaven’s H..
How to Draw Portraits in CharcoalWhether you’re an aspiring artist or new to the medium, seasoned instructor and accomplished artist Nathan Fowkes makes drawing portraits in charcoal not only accessible, but also a real pleasure! From stocking the best supplies to using them effectively, and composi..
How to Draw: Drawing and Sketching Objects and Environments from Your ImaginationHow to Draw is for artists, architects and designers. It is useful to the novice, the student and the professional. You will learn how to draw any object or environment from your imagination, starting with the most basi..
How to Render: The Fundamentals of Light, Shadow and ReflectivityThis book is about the fundamentals of light, shadow and reflectivity; the focus is firmly on helping to improve visual understanding of the world around and on techniques for representing that world. Rendering is the next step after d..
Punch Drunk Moustache Round 2: Independently Brewed Visual Storytelling & DevelopmentThe Punch Drunk Moustache team is back, and the artists are coming out swinging! The original mustachioed maniacs head into the ring for a second round of never-before-seen visual stories. Prepare to be knocked ..
Rey's Anatomy: Figurative Art Lessons from the ClassroomThe human body is a challenging subject to depict because of its intricate complexity and movement. “To do it well requires an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and an awareness of what lies beneath all parts of the body, for the greatest figurativ..