By William O'Connor
An Artist's box advisor to the World's nice Dragons!
Creatures of significant attractiveness and poor ferocity, dragons were featured and respected for hundreds of years. Of the thousand-plus species nonetheless in lifestyles, none have encouraged extra folklore and creative awe than the 8 species of serious Dragons. inside those pages, those fire-breathing monsters of legend - the rock stars of the dragon international - come to existence throughout the paintings of artist and adventurer William O'Connor.
Not because the unique Dracopedia has there been this kind of fantastically illustrated and meticulously researched consultant at the topic, with particular specialise in the detailed gains of every species - from the vast horns of the Icelandic white dragon to the frilly neck frills of the Ligurian grey. in line with the author's expeditions to sanctuaries world wide and consults with well known neighborhood specialists, Dracopedia the good Dragons offers never-before assembled evidence and guideline that will help you trap the heart-beating grandeur of those fabulous monsters. inside of, locate every little thing you must recognize to trap the essence of your favourite dragons via your artwork:
- Learn in regards to the behavior, anatomy and traditional heritage of eight fierce and significant dragons
- Each profile gains sketches, drawings and start-to-finish production of a beautiful paintings, illustrating key techniques that follow to any medium
- Discover specific concepts for attaining dramatic lights results, strong compositions and the impressive sculptural types and textures of dragons
- Includes a gallery of dragons and a foldout comparability poster