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Art Fundamentals: Theory in Practice

Unlike being in class or in an enthusiasts’ group, creating alone means critiquing alone. There is so much information available demonstrating where you might ...

Character Design Collection: Heroines

Delve into the popular and competitive world of heroine design as 50 of the world’s finest character artists from the fields of animation, illustration, comics...

Beginner’s Guide to Blender

Blender is the world’s premier open-source 3D software, created by the best digital artists around the globe; and, as the software is free, all you need to get ...

Creating Stylized Animals

Creating Stylized Animals: How to design compelling real and imaginary animal characters Almost everybody, artist or not, can think of a beloved animal charact...

Anatomy for Artists

Anatomy for Artists presents an extensive visual reference guide to the human form for artists of all abilities and mediums. Over 240 specially commissioned pho...

How to Be a Children’s Book Illustrator

Discover how top children’s illustrators portray characters, narratives, and themes through the art of visual storytelling in this uniquely practical and inspir...

Fundamentals of Character Design

Fundamentals of Character Design: How to create engaging characters for illustration, animation & visual development Why do the characters in our favorite ...

Fundamentals of Creature Design

Fundamentals of Creature Design: How to create successful concepts using functionality, anatomy, color, shape & scale Every monster, alien, and fantasy bea...

Art Fundamentals 2nd edition

Even more expert advice, key techniques, and illuminating artwork upgrades 3dtotal’s bestselling Art Fundamentals, the cornerstone of every artist’s bookshelf. ...

Beginner’s Guide to ZBrush

Pixologic's ZBrush is the 3D world's premier digital sculpting software, widely used to create high-quality models for the video game, film, animation, and many...

Beyond Art Fundamentals

Building on the foundations set by the popular Art Fundamentals book, Beyond Art Fundamentals shows artists how to take their work a step beyond techniques and ...

Sculpting from the Imagination: ZBrush

Get a glimpse inside the minds of the masters as Sculpting from the Imagination: ZBrush brings together the 3D sketches of 50 incredible digital artists in an i...