- Approaching the fascinating world of tattoo art from the perspective of design, The Tattoo Sourcebook offers basic instruction on designing a tattoo and hundreds of images to help you choose one that's right for you. - This stylish reference includes 500 traditional and modern tattoos from tribal, Asian, Aboriginal ta moko, and intricate Celtic knot work through dragons, mermaids, fairies and fantasy to motifs from the natural world. - Each chapter offers many ideas on a wide cross-section of themes. The artwork is designed to let you create your own images or trace and enlarge one from the book. - Along with health and safety tips for getting a tattoo, there is also information for creating designs using body paints and mehndi, for those who want to try out body art before choosing a permanent image. - From eBay to the hit TLC reality show Miami Ink, tattoos have never been more popular!
Spanning the spectrum of fantasy illustration, Roel Wielinga can create images of dark magic, or gleaming visions of a cybernetic future. "Devil's Forge" features Roel's point of view, including his glorious female creations and mystical worlds of wonder.
Fabric painting is filled with designs for cushions, tablecloths, backpacks, T-shirts, wall hangings and many more material inspired projects. The designs add a fresh new variation on traditional fabric painting techniques and also include new exciting techniques like batik, multimedia, laser print and stencil.
An artistÆs canvas reflects the face he chooses to show to the world, but the place in which that art is made is seldom revealed. Paul Duncan was given unparalleled access into the homes and lives of fifteen of South AfricaÆs most revered artists.
The vast spaces of the Karoo abound with images pecked, incised or engraved onto rock surfaces. These landscape markings, generally known simply as 'rock engravings', were created in the pre-colonial period by San hunter-gatherers who roamed this land in search of sustenance and water.
Recognised as an exquisite artist and remarkable inker, Rudy Nebres has been a mainstay in the comics industry for over 30 years. From his earliest work in the glory days of Warren Magazine's "Creepy" and "Eerie" titles, to his accomplishments at Marvel and DC, Rudy has always been an innovator, as this collection of his talents will show.
One of Europe's better-known fantasy greats, Brocal's brand of barbarian non-stop action has graced the cover of many a paperback and magazine. This title contains cover-to-cover carnage, with brain-splitting scenes of swords, sorcery, and sinister mayhem!
This artist's portfolio of 25 watercolour prints of architectural Cape Town is a feast of colour, character and perspective. The late Ronald Cohen, architect and artist, spent a lifetime capturing his surroundings on paper.
Inject a little whimsy into your daily grind! Inside are 30 relaxing and creative activities that invite you to lose yourself in floral fantasy. Talented artist Valentina Harper opens up a world of artistic fulfillment in this inspiring colouring book for grown-ups.