How to Draw Fantasy Females: Create Sexy Cyberpunks, Seductive Supergirls, and Raunchy Action Heroines

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Graphic artists who open this scintillating tutorial discover the beauty secrets of cartoon bombshells, then learn how to give them active roles in stories. Step-by-step illustrations show female anatomy and proportion, ways to render poses and body shapes, and methods to exaggerate or simplify female shapes for special effects. Artists learn to create convincing drawings of seductive supergirls, action heroines, sexy cyberpunks, feisty Manga babes, and other types. Instruction includes methods for drawing facial...

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Graphic artists who open this scintillating tutorial discover the beauty secrets of cartoon bombshells, then learn how to give them active roles in stories. Step-by-step illustrations show female anatomy and proportion, ways to render poses and body shapes, and methods to exaggerate or simplify female shapes for special effects. Artists learn to create convincing drawings of seductive supergirls, action heroines, sexy cyberpunks, feisty Manga babes, and other types. Instruction includes methods for drawing facial features, head-turning hairstyles, and fantasy wardrobes with eye-popping metal bikinis and skin-tight jumpsuits. A historical overview of females in animation and comics covers styles from Betty Boop to Tank Girl. The author explains the importance of storytelling in art and discusses ways to develop story concepts before starting to draw. Chapters that follow focus on choosing art equipment (pencils, papers, brushes, inks, paints, and pixels), selecting appropriate drawing styles to match characters' personalities, rendering different feminine types, from goddess to the girl next door, and more.The book concludes with a brief survey of the business of commercial art, with advice on how and where to sell finished work, how to draw characters to order, and how artists can protect their rights. More than 200 flamboyant, full-color illustrations.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780764130892
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/28/2006
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Chris Patmore is a London-based journalist, photographer, and graphic designer. His previous book, The Complete Animation Course, is also published in North America by Barron's.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Not Just a Pretty Face 6
I'm Not Bad, I'm Just Drawn That Way 8
Section 1 Getting Started 12
Storytelling 14
Female Roles 16
Back Story 18
Art Materials 20
Hardware 22
Software 24
Photoshop 26
Poser and Studio 30
Anatomy 34
Section 2 The Characters 36
Goddesses
Guardian Angel 38
Mother Goddess 40
Teen Angel 42
Star Queen 44
Heroines
Ghost Spy 46
Star Fighter 48
Foxy Lady 50
Special Agent 52
Bodyguard 54
Dominatrix 56
Cyberbabes
Peacekeeper 58
Freedom Fighter 60
Killer Clone 62
Rebel Assassin 64
Killing Time 66
Venus of Time 68
Aliens
Alien Lifeform 70
Cosmonaut 72
Wild Thing 74
Femmes Fatales
Investigator 76
Demon's Wife 78
Secret Outlaw 80
Working Girl 82
Vampiressa 84
Risque Business 86
Ocean Girls
Sea Dream 88
Queen of the Waves 90
Ocean Temptress 92
China Dolls
Gizmo Girl 94
Fashion Victim 96
Dream Student 98
Fairies
Feisty Fairy 100
Storyteller 102
A Game Elf 104
Tooth Fairy 106
Girls Next Door
Goth Girl 108
Brown Sugar 110
Performing Art 112
Gifted Student 114
Lonely Twin 116
Growing Up 118
Where To Now? 120
Glossary 122
Resources 124
Index 126
Credits 128
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