Fantasy & Sci-Fi Art: Learn How to Draw Dragons, Aliens & Fairies

Look! It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a…dragon? At IMPACT Books, we have plenty of those, along with elves, fairies, robots, aliens, unicorns and just about every other kind of fantastic creature you can dream of! We are THE source for learning how to draw fantasy and sci-fi art. And with 2012 being the Year of the Dragon, you can bet you’ll find plenty of dragon art, learn about our authors’ favorite fantasy artists and create amazing sci-fi and fantasy art landscapes to match your creature’s natural habitat.

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Fantasy Friday: Mesmerizing Dragon Painting

We definitely love all kinds of dragons here at IMPACT. There are so many different types of dragons! There’s the western or European dragon which typically has four legs and frequently crops up in fantastical tales. Smaug from The Hobbit fits into this category of dragon. The Asian dragon can be found in plenty...

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Rocket and Groot Fan Art

Have you all seen Guardians of the Galaxy yet? I loved it! It was so good. For a lot of people Rocket and Groot stole the show. Those two were such a great pair together. I can’t get enough of Rocket and Groot. I’m even planning a cosplay with a friend because I love...

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Fantasy Friday: Mastering Fantasy Art Book Trailer

Are you ready to explore the hidden realities of a fantasy world? Well look no further! With IMPACT’s Mastering Fantasy Art you’ll discover realms of endless possibilities on how best to bring your favorite fantasy characters to life. With 16 step-by-step demonstrations, master gaming artist John Stanko transforms characters into magical wizards, enchanting sorceresses,...

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How to Draw Videos on YouTube

We, at IMPACT, are excited to announce that we’re revamping our YouTube channel! That means that all you have to do is visit our channel to get all of the latest content relating to our books and their authors. Not only will our how to draw videos show you everything from how to design...

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A New World of Warcraft Expansion is Coming!

World of Warcraft is a huge game. It’s been around for a while and it’s gotten so popular they’re even making a movie. Well the new World of Warcraft expansion, Warlords of Draenor is coming! Blizzard makes beautiful games and their graphics are great. They always make the World of Warcraft expansions look epic....

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Furries Furever Book Trailer

Embark on a furtastic journey with IMPACT authors Jared Hodges and Lindsay Cibos as they take you on another exciting adventure into the world of furries! They cover everything from fur to scales to creating the perfect accessories for all of your favorite furry characters. So what are you waiting for? Check out their...

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Fantasy Friday: Lord of the Rings Book Cover Art

Lord of the Rings is definitely one of the big fantasy series. The books are well-known and of course those tiny little movies helped a little bit. I own the books and the DVDs and I love the cover art for both. They say don’t judge a book by its cover, but sometimes you...

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Fantasy Friday: Wire Fairy Art

Fairies are definitely a popular figure in fantasy and there’s a lot of different types of fairy art out there. Fairy art can be made with paint, pencils, clay or even wire sculptures. I recently stumbled on some beautiful fairy art. The company Fantasy Wire in the UK, creates enchanting fairy art with wire...

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Skin Wars: How to Body Paint on TV

Body painting has come far in the world of art and it’s finally getting the recognition it deserves with its own show on the Game Show Network. Now, all you artists dying to know how to body paint are finally getting a chance to have your questions answered as ten talented artists go head-to-head...

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The Quest: LARPing Is Finally Here!

LARPing (Live Action Role Play for you non-nerds) has finally hit the world at large with the upcoming debut of The Quest, a new fantasy epic meant to make our little geeky hearts squeal in unending delight. Or, at least, we’re all really hoping it lives up to our expectations. After all, the show...