Sketching from imagination, Recommend sketch books for you


Sketching from the Imagination: Characters


All great character concepts have a beginning, and an artist’s sketchbook is often where their inception can be found.

In Sketching from the Imagination: Characters, fifty exceptional traditional and digital artists have been chosen to share their sketches. Ranging from the creations of veteran artists with years of experience to those of brilliant students and new artistic talent, this book showcases character art with an incredible range of styles, techniques, and inspirations. Featuring personal reflections and creative insights from each artist, and hundreds of lavishly presented images, Sketching from the Imagination: Characters is a perfect book for any lover of sketching or character design, whatever the genre or medium. Continue reading “Sketching from imagination, Recommend sketch books for you”

The art book by Tracey Miller-Zarneke

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Tracy Miller-Zarneke lives in Los Angeles, is former Production Department Manager for Walt Disney Feature Animation.She has authored nine books on the art of animation, including Disney’s Meet the Robinsons, both of Sony’s Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs films, and all the way through the trio of DreamWorks’ Kung Fu Panda series. During her run at Disney, she also helped produce a documentary film about animation production entitled The Sweatbox, a project helmed by Trudie Styler and John Paul Davidson. Continue reading “The art book by Tracey Miller-Zarneke”