Draw-A-Saurus: Everything You Need to Know to Draw Your Favorite Dinosaurs.pdf
This in-depth yet accessible dinosaur drawing guide combines humor, creativity, and the latest dino research to show young artists how to breathe life into drawings of their prehistoric favorites.
Walt Disney and Dreamworks illustrator James Silvani encourages young artists to mix the latest dinosaur facts with their imaginations, using step-by-step lessons showing how to draw a variety of dinosaurs and prehistoric beasts. Lessons cover everything from the most famous dinos like T. Rex and Stegasaurus to some cool, lesser-known creatures. This lively and engaging guide demonstrates methods for drawing dinosaurs in classic poses and from new and exciting angles. From James Gurney's Dinotopia series to Jurassic Park 3-D(2013) and Pixar's The Good Dinosaur (2014), the appetite for combining art and dinos shows no signs of going extinct.
JAMES SILVANI is an artist and illustrator best known for his illustration work with The Walt Disney Company. After receiving his B.A. in Art from San Francisco State University, Silvani moved into the illustration field where he's drawn characters for Disney, Warner Bros., Dreamworks, Lucasfilm, and Marvel Comics. Currently he is a comic book illustrator for titles like Mickey Mouse, DuckTales, Darkwing Duck, and The Muppets. Silvani has drawn dinosaurs and other prehistoric beasts since childhood, and now puts those skills to use in kid-drawing workshops with a focus on dino-drawing at comic conventions and schools in Hawaii and California.