Handy books to have



I have a lot of art and reference books, here are some that I really found inspiring and usefull....

Drawing Realistic Textures in Pencil
by J.D. Hillberry
Airbrush: The Complete Studio Handbook by Radu Vero
Drawing on the the right side of the brain by Betty Edwards
The Createx Workbook by Ernst-Otto Bottger and Jorg Warzyceck

Amazon has them listed at fairly good prices....shop around... they are worth having for sure.

This the list I've collected over the years. If anybody wants the author I have those listed.

The Complete Book Of Drawing "Essential Skills For Every Artist"
Painting Beautiful Skin Tones With Color & Light
The Artist's Guide to Drawing Realistic Animals
Perspective Without Pain How to create a sense of in your drawings and paintings
Putting People In Your Paintings
The Art Of Perspective The Ultimate Guide For Artists In Every Medium
Drawing People How to Portray the clothed figure
The Art Of Drawing, Drawing the Clothed Figure Portraits of People In Evetyday Life
Watercolor Tips & Techniques
Complete Guide To Drawing
The Complete Guide to Drawing & Illustration A Practical and Inspirational Course for Artists of all Abilities
Photographing Arts, Crafts & Collectibles
Water Effects Instruction In Methods And Materials For Creating Water Effects Using Various Art Media
Color A course in mastering the art of mixing colors
Watercolor Mixing Directory A Visual Guide to More than 2500 Mixes and Glaze Effects
Acrylic Mixing Directory A Visual Guide to More Than 2500 Mixes and Glaze Effects
Inks And Washes
The Acrylic Artist's Bible An essential reference for the practicing artist
Dragonart How to Draw Dragons and Fantasy Creatures
Airbrush Artist's Library Airbrushing Shadows
Airbrush Artist's Library Rendering Metals
ANIMALS 1419 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Mammals, Birds, Fish,Insects,etc. a Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources
Charcoal Drawing
A Course In Painting
Drawing Trees
Bridgeman's Complete Guide to Drawing from Life
Texture How To Draw It How To Paint It
Drawing on the Artists Within
Drawing A Contemporary Approach
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
The Complete Guide to Airbrushing Techniques
High Tech Illustration State-of-the-art techniques for turning an ordinary object into a sophisticated, high tech illustration
Art, History And Technique The Airbrush Book
Color How to see it How to paint it
Modern Art Painting Sculpture Architecture
Perspective Made Easy
Drawing The Creative Process
Design through Discovery
Star Cruisers Coloring Book No.2
Liquitex How To Mix & Use Color Chart
Vanishing plants & animals species of Illinois
Master Of The Air Illinois Birds Of Prey
Airbrush Rendering Demonstrations
Drawing Realistic Textures In Pencil.
Painting The Elements: Weather Effects in Oil, Acrylic and Watercolor
Creating Textured Landscapes With Pen, Ink And Watercolor.
Painting Mood & Atmosphere In Oils: Land & Light Workshop.
Artisit's Photo Reference: Reflections, Textures & Backgrounds.
Creating Textures "Landscapes" With Pen, Ink and Watercolor.
Airbrush: The Com plete Studio Handbook
The Airbrush Artist's Handbook
A Painter's Guide to Design and Composition
Mastering Composition techniques and principles to dramatically improve your painting
Pantone Guide to Communicating With Color
Bontany For The Artist An Inspirational Guide To Drawing Plants
Cloud & Skyscapes Explore Techinques For Painting Splendid Skies
Drawing By Seeing
Paint Illustrated Techniques For Every Medium
The Complete Guide To Painting Water
Color Mixing Recipes For Oils & Acrylics
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are you trying to say you have a big library lol:applouse: