In this book, you’ll find a wealth of different types of dragons, mythological beasts, and fantasy creatures, which are categorized using the more common terms and definitions from role-playing games, fantasy books, video games, and mythological tales. The exercises in this book are designed to be accessible to all—no matter how ambitious the final drawings may seem, they are all broken down into simple, step-by-step instructions. In this chapter, you’ll discover the artist’s methods for drawing these fanciful creatures, including how to build on basic shapes and apply different shading techniques. And you’ll learn how to get the most out of a variety of media—from charcoal to India ink—so you can make your dragon drawings the ...

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