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The Spirit of the Rough Sketch

$ 12.95

This book features the work and techniques of Professor Emeritus of Fine Art at the University of Oregon, Ken O'Connell. 
Ken O'Connell has completed more than 56 sketchbooks and journals in the past 44 years. In addition to serving as an introduction to the value of the keeping of a sketchbook, this book focuses on experimentation and technique. 

 


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The Skillful Huntsman

$ 34.95 Out of Stock

A tale from the Brothers Grimm provides inspiration for three gifted students from the world-renowned Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Khang Le, Mike Yamada, and Felix Yoon were guided by their instructor, Scott Robertson, to create original design solutions for the environments, characters, props, and vehicles found within The Skillful Huntsman. The trio’s sketches and full-color renderings thoroughly document the creative process of concept design, revealing a host of intriguing places—from sci-fi cities to castles, and people—from giants to royalty. A must for artists, aspiring entertainment designers, comic aficionados, and anyone interested in the creative process, The Skillful Huntsman offers insight into the mysterious world of the imagination.

Size: 10" x 10"

160 pages with over 950 sketches & 62 color illustrations


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Sketch DVD

$ 9.95

This DVD will help you learn techniques to get the most out of your Copic Sketch Markers. Includes info and projects on Manga (Japanese comics) coloring, decorating a paper box, scrapbooking, making a greeting card, and rubber stamping. Step-by-step demonstrations are easy to follow and loaded with tips on refilling, blending, and marker effects. Run time: 21 minutes


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Shadows & Shading: A beginner's guide to lighting placement

$ 14.95

  • Understand different kinds of light sources
  • The difference between shading & cast shadows
  • How to properly color a variety of objects, from simple to complex
  • Shadow color theory
 
Shadows & Shading is a book designed for people who want to understand the basic rules of light when coloring, whether or not they draw their own art. This book is intended for beginners, who want to learn proper shading when coloring. Includes 4 clear lighting guides to help plan light sources under many different situations. Learn to break down complex images into basic shapes that can easily be colored.

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Product Design Rendering DVD Vol 2

$ 39.95

The second in the series of Product design renderings from Oliver Neuland. DVD lasts over 3 hours and shows a range of techniques and excellent marker illustration examples. Industrial and Transportation Designer Oliver Neuland presents his own rendering techniques in clearly marked out sections. Watch as he works his way through basic exercises and talks in-depth about tools needed for to get started in this exciting industry. Tools and details are referenced on screen as you watch his process unfold. Oliver Neuland is a design consultant who has worked and taught throughout Germany and studied Industrial and Transport Design at Massey University's Auckland School of Design in New Zealand. This DVD is in German with English subtitles. Run Time: 205 minutes. 


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Product Design Rendering DVD

$ 39.95

In this DVD, Industrial and Transportation Designer Oliver Neuland presents his own rendering techniques in clearly marked out sections. Watch as he works his way through basic exercises and talks in-depth about tools needed for to get started in this exciting industry. Tools and details are referenced on screen as you watch his process unfold. Oliver Neuland is a design consultant who has worked and taught throughout Germany and studied Industrial and Transport Design at Massey University's Auckland School of Design in New Zealand. This DVD is in German with English subtitles. Run Time: 126 minutes.


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My Daily Zoo

$ 9.95

Inspired by The Daily Zoo, Keeping the Doctor at Bay with a Drawing a Day and The Daily Zoo, Year 2, Chris Ayers has created MY Daily Zoo to get the creativity of the young and old alike brewing! This activity book will provide page upon page of exercises that will provide YOU with ample opportunities to create your own personal zoo of characters. Some examples of what you will find within the cover – an octopus with the ends of his tentacles missing, you get to add what you would like to see held in the eight spaces, scribbles that get turned into characters with scribbles drawn to inspire your own characters, design a tortoise shell, a hippo tattoo, a bowling team's missing members, the dog show's competition line up, animal splicing (parts of different animals are provided for you to create your own). Have no fear, this book of artistic challenges will be started off with a step-by-step drawing follow-a-long: showing a line by line (shape by shape) progression of drawing a Daily Zoo character – provided with blank spaces next to each step for one to follow along.


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Lovely: Ladies of Animation

$ 24.95

The beautiful minds of six extremely successful women artists in the entertainment industry present LOVELY: LADIES OF ANIMATION. The history of art in animation has had many female heroes, this elite group is continuing the tradition and building upon it. Featuring the first published personal works by Lorelay Bove, Lisa Keene and Claire Keane, this title is an indispensable addition to the library of those interested in animation. With a variety of styles from graphic works to realistic portraits, these images will inspire and delight the viewer with each turn of the page.


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INKWORKS: VOL. 1 Design Sketches

$ 19.95

Darren Quach is a Los Angeles–based concept designer who has contributed his creativity to numerous video games, including Hawken, Fuse, Ratchet & Clank Future: ACIT, Total Overdose and all three Resistance games. Worldwide, Quach has worked with video game studios Adhesive Games, Insomniac Games, Etcetera, Universal Entertainment, and Killer Game.


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III Academy: Mission 1

$ 12.95 $ 14.95

Want to learn how to draw and color manga style illustration?

Follow the adventures of Ian and Ivy as they learn the basic elements of drawing and coloring. Come and discover with them how to draw figure poses, distinguish perspectives, and color animals. 

Each episode is full of new discoveries, valuable drawing tips, and exciting extras like Japanese lessons!

Read iii Academy and start learning today!

 Note: If you are outside the US and Canada and are interested in purchasing this item, please email us-  orders@copicmarker.com Wholesale inquiries welcome.

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