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Dragons and Beasts

20/04/2008. Contributed by Jessica Martin

Buy Fantasy Artistís Pocket Reference in the USA - or Buy Fantasy Artistís Pocket Reference in the UK

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Finlay Cowan will be signing his new book, Fantasy Artistís Pocket Reference: Dragons and Beasts at the Forbidden Planet Megastore, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR, on Thursday 29th May 6-7pm 2008.

Finlay Cowan is a graphic artist, interior designer, storyteller, album sleeve designer (for Pink Floyd, Muse and many others) and author of four books on fantasy art. He is also the co-founder of Endless Design Ltd, which specializes in design commissions. Finlay also runs work-shops which includes a course in Fantasy Art And Design.

Fantasy Artistís Pocket Reference: Dragons and Beasts is a must for fantasy art or mythology fans. Itís packed full of colourful visual references to creatures of myths and legends. The book takes you through individual dragons and beasts and describes their origin, and then shows thumbnails sketches and guidelines for drawing.

The first 100 people will get a free original sketch created by Finlay especially for the event.

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