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A good knowledge of anatomy and how to draw the human figure is essential for fantasy art. This issue we invited Art Centre College of Design's Charles Hu to share his techniques and insights into drawing the proportion, muscles and form of the figure
There's more anatomy instruction from this issue's cover artist, as David Gaillet paints a sultry Egyptian vampire with care taken on pose, proportion and tone. There's more in our workshop section, as former Disney artist John Watkiss shares his techniques for drawing the anatomy of Tarzan.
It's not all anatomy though, Howard Lyon shows how using symbolism in your fantasy art can add depth, while Corrado Vanelli shares his secets to painting better facial features using Corel Painter, finally Bianca Draghici reveals how to paint and define a character in think strokes of colour while Ryan Lee shows how he achieved a painterly feel to his award-winning painting, 'Until I Say'.
There's plenty more to inspire you; we interview Arthur Bozennet about his burgeoning portfolio and discover why entering your work for art anthologies such as Spectrum and Exposé can change your life; Annie Stegg, Kekai Kotaki and Dan dos Santos all explain the importance or exposure.
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ImagineFX is the only international magazine for the world of fantasy, sci-fi and comic art. Each issue is packed with inspirational advice from the world’s leading lights in concept art, video game art and beyond. ImagineFX is a celebration of both digital and traditional art – a mouthpiece for the massive global community of hobbyists who want to improve their artistic skills and gain knowledge and new techniques from fellow artists.
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