A guide to illustrating a wide variety of fantastical characters and creatures from video game artist Samwise Didier.
In this interactive guide, video game illustrator Samwise Didier will guide you through the process of creating unique, engaging fantasy characters and creatures. From armored warriors to imposing dragons and other mythical beasts, each section will present you with tips and tricks on how to make your illustrations pop off the page. By following the step-by-step instructions and adding your own touches, you’ll soon be able to create your own colorful fantasy world. In addition to the 96-page instruction book, this set includes a 64-page drawing pad so you can perfect your newfound skills.
Samwise Didier is an artist, illustrator, and writer who cannot seem to stop drawing monsters, or writing stories about them. Some notable works from Samwise include Grimbeard: Tales of the Last Dwarf, Strange Highways, and The Last Winter. Aside from drawing and creating artwork on his own projects, Samwise is also a senior art director at Blizzard Entertainment, which he joined in 1991. Over the last two decades, Samwise has been responsible for directing the art style for the Warcraft, StarCraft, and Heroes of the Storm franchises, as well as for creating artwork for the World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, and Diablo games.