There are many great ideas to do this, ranging from from making clay and plaster models, using costumes, or setting up a workspace.
The book also provides a lot of inspiration, just looking at his art fires your imagination, you want to know more about that scene or story.
The purpose of James Gurney's IMAGINATIVE REALISM is to provide the experienced artist a realistic approach for painting the unreal.
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Good book to freshin up/learn the "right" kind of questions to ask yourself when your work just isn't feeling ... right. A best practices for any type of world creationPublished 1 month ago by Devon
First art book I've read cover to cover. I've been a professional artist for 2 decades now, and know a lot of trade methods, but this was such a find! Read morePublished 1 month ago by Michael J. May
Love this book, Gurney is a genius at what he does. Well thought out,with example's and explanations of many, many imaginative projects.
Just hope I can it justice in the end. Read more
This book is appropriate for all skill levels....a fantastic resource with great examples. A wonderful reference book. Highly recommend.Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
I thought by looking at the fantastic creature on the cover that this would be a great book. It is not! There were paintings by Norman Rockwell, who painted real people. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mo