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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Interview: Brenda Lyons the Author of Winged Fantasy

Have you had a chance check out the new book by Brenda Lyons? If not, then you need to check out Winged Fantasy as soon as possible because it’s brimming with winged creatures of all shapes and sizes! So don’t wait even one more moment – just scroll down and check out this interview...

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Project Sketchcups (Your Favorite Peeps on Cups!)

Miguel A. Cardona, Jr. a design professor in San Francisco, is putting a whole new spin on “drinks with friends” as his art, socially dubbed Project Sketchcups, takes off – soaring in far reaching directions. With famous faces and figures modeling on the sides of ordinary, everyday, coffee cups, Miguel transforms these average drinking...

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Fantasy Friday: The Legend of Korra

I was definitely a big fan of Avatar: The Last Airbender. The animation was awesome, the characters and story were great. I loved everything about that cartoon. Nickelodeon has brought us back to that world again with the new cartoon, The Legend of Korra. The story takes place in the same world but happens after...

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Fantasy Friday: How to Draw a Dagger

Every fantasy figure needs a good weapon; a lightsaber, Thor’s hammer Mjolnir, Arthur’s sword Excalibur, etc. Whether the weapon is small or large, a good reference can help you make a believable fantasy piece to go with your character. You can learn how to draw a dagger for your fantasy figure thanks to this...

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Take a Look at Our IMPACT Vlog!

If you’re an avid fan of our IMPACT blog then you have to check out our IMPACT vlog on YouTube! It’s positively brimming with new and up-to-date videos about all of our newest books coming out. We cover everything from our fantasy books to comics, manga and more! We even have some special one-on-one...

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Fantasy Friday: How to Train Your Dragon 2

If you haven’t noticed we, at IMPACT, love dragons! So is it any surprise that we’ve been eagerly anticipating the release of the second installment of the How to Train Your Dragon franchise? I think not. If How to Train Your Dragon 2 is anywhere near as good as the first movie (which rumors...

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Unbelievable Character Face Painting

I’ve been seeing more awesome face painting art across the internet recently. I have to say that this one really stands out. Artist Elsa Rhae is incredibly talented. Her face painting is detailed and gorgeous. The video game characters really come to life through her face and body painting work. She’s also done characters from movies,...

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Fantasy Friday: Hyrule Warriors

I’m definitely a fan of video games, and I’ve been a fan of the Legend of Zelda series for a long time. They’re great games! Of course Ocarina of Time is basically one of the best games ever. The new game, Hyrule Warriors, was rumored to be quite like Dynasty Warriors in its battle construction....

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The Monster King Has Returned by Author E.J. Su

Written by contributing IMPACT author E.J. Su. The King of Monsters has made his triumphant return to the big screen after his last American disastrous big budget movie in 1998, which nearly killed the hope of Hollywood making a decent Godzilla movie altogether. Just a warning, if you haven’t seen the movie, there’s some...

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Fantasy Friday: Winged Fantasy by Brenda Lyons

Check out our newest IMPACT book to learn how to draw and paint some of your most favorite fantasy and mythical winged creatures from start to finish! With Brenda Lyons new book, Winged Fantasy, you’ll get to explore new worlds ranging from the ancient ruins of a lost city to an enchanted forest to ...