How to Draw Griffins Unicorns and Other Mythical Beasts

Simple, step-by-step instructions teach readers to draw griffins, unicorns, minotaurs, and several other mythical beasts.

Author: A. J Sautter

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 1491480254

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Creatures in fantastic tales have captured people?s imaginations for hundreds of years. Now fantasy fans can bring their imaginations to life and discover their inner artist by learning to draw their favorite fantastic creatures. Simple, step-by-step instructions teach readers to draw griffins, unicorns, minotaurs, and several other mythical beasts.

The Book of Dragons Other Mythical Beasts

Modeled on medieval bestiaries, collects images and legends about fantastic creatures including the Indic unicorn, the North American thunderbird, the German Worm, the Australian rainbow serpent, and the Egyptian sphinx.

Author: Joe Nigg

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9780764155109

Category: Social Science

Page: 128

View: 112

Modeled on medieval bestiaries, collects images and legends about fantastic creatures including the Indic unicorn, the North American thunderbird, the German Worm, the Australian rainbow serpent, and the Egyptian sphinx.


Griffins

Beastly Monsters: From Dragons to Griffins. Monster Mania. Minneapolis: Lerner
Publications, 2017. Sautter, A.J. How to Draw Griffins, Unicorns, and Other
Mythical Beasts. Drawing Fantasy Creatures. Mankato, Minn.: Capstone Press,
2016.

Author: Matt Doeden

Publisher: Picture Window Books

ISBN: 1515847314

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 637

Is that a lion? Is it an eagle? NO, it's a griffin, the winged king of beasts! Glossy feathers, powerful wings, and the heart and body of a lion make up this fantastical creature. Ever wondered what a griffin eats? How does it fight against evil? Where does it live? Wonder no more! Striking illustrations and matter-of-fact text take you on a noble journey to learn all about griffins.

Mythical Beasts

This richly illustrated book draws on a wide variety of sources to illuminate the roles mythical beasts -- especially the dragon, the unicorn, the griffin, and the sphinx -- have played in many different cultures, showing why they have ...

Author: John F. Cherry

Publisher: Pomegranate

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 192

View: 338

Born of the imagination, mythical beasts are the subjects of myriad myths, legends, and stories and have been reproduced in art forms ranging from ancient tapestries to modern corporate logos. This richly illustrated book draws on a wide variety of sources to illuminate the roles mythical beasts -- especially the dragon, the unicorn, the griffin, and the sphinx -- have played in many different cultures, showing why they have retained their appeal through the ages. An invaluable resource. -- The Classical Outlook An exciting contribution to any folklore and mythological studies collection. -- Wisconsin Bookwatch

Big Book of Dragons Monsters and Other Mythical Creatures

Provides an illustrated look at dragons, griffins, werewolves, serpent monsters, sirens, mermaids, and other mythical creatures of land, sea, and air and includes text with legends from around the world.

Author: Ernst Lehner

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486435121

Category: Design

Page: 192

View: 962

Provides an illustrated look at dragons, griffins, werewolves, serpent monsters, sirens, mermaids, and other mythical creatures of land, sea, and air and includes text with legends from around the world.

Wonder Beasts

Discusses the origins and legends of these mythical creatures, and examines their place in art, literature, and ancient religion

Author: Joe Nigg

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

ISBN: 9781563082429

Category: Education

Page: 160

View: 955

A collection of stories about mythical animals including the phoenix, griffin, unicorn and dragon.



Mythical Monsters

Featuring ancient legends and folklore, mythological monsters, movie monsters and modern monsters, this collection of more than 40 creatures will scare, thrill and entertain with stunning illustrations, maps and fascinating facts.

Author: Gerrie McCall

Publisher: Amber Books Ltd

ISBN: 1908696850

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 515

Discover the truth about the world's most terrifying mythical creatures that have been scaring people fo generations, from Beowulf's Dragon to Frankenstein and Bigfoot. Featuring ancient legends and folklore, mythological monsters, movie monsters and modern monsters, this collection of more than 40 creatures will scare, thrill and entertain with stunning illustrations, maps and fascinating facts.

Mythical Beasts

Author: Doug Marx

Publisher: Capstone Press

ISBN: 9781560650461

Category: Nature

Page: 48

View: 276

Describes some of the mythical beasts that have existed in the imaginations of people of all cultures throughout history. Includes Scylla, Minotaur, griffin, phoenix, unicorn, and Bigfoot.

The Booklist and Subscription Books Bulletin

The beasts of never ; a history natural & un - natural of monsters mythical &
magical . ... Engaging , informal accounts of the origin and attributes of dragons ,
unicorns , basilisks , yales , griffins , sea monsters , and other imaginary " all -
animal ...

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Architecture

With that in mind , it is appropriate to note that William of Occam was a
theological philosopher in the 12th century — the period of history in which
master builders , griffins , unicorns , and other mythical beasts are reputed to
have existed .

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Category: Architecture

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Heraldry in America

... an Escutcheon , we must conceive the Quality represented , to be his Wit and
Cunning but not his Pilfering and Stealing . " The griffin , phænix , dragon ,
unicorn , and other mythical creatures were just as real in mediæval minds as the
camel ...

Author: Eugene Zieber

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Heraldiek

Page: 427

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Dragon Griffin and Courtly Love

Apart from the unicorn and the griffin , a specific designation of the mythological
beasts is not possible . They are usually put together out of parts of completely
different animals : fur and feathers are combined ( Fig . 15 ) , paws with claws vie
 ...

Author: Bischöfliches Dom- und Diözesanmuseum Mainz

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Courtly love in art

Page: 87

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In Pursuit of the Unicorn

Why should a beast with a single horn so capture man's imagination? Why has
the unicorn so outstripped in popularity other mythical creatures: the manticore,
the griffin, the mermaid, to name but a few? Only the dragon, rampaging through
 ...

Author: Josephine Bradley

Publisher: Pomegranate Communications

ISBN: 9780917556067

Category: Unicorns

Page: 90

View: 630


Poetry the Healer

... different sources ; hence , for instance , centaurs and other mythological beasts
( such as griffins and unicorns ) . Dreamers frequently condense two or more
unpleasant images or memories into one symbolic element , the disguise of
which ...

Author: Jack J. Leedy

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN:

Category: Poetry

Page: 220

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Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults

The mammoth has the ability to transform into a unicorn , and other mythical
beasts are also present , including a manticore , a dragon , and a griffin . Later ,
Grandfather Lamech rubs the scarab beetle like a magic lamp and a seraph ,
Adnarel ...

Author: Pamela S. Gates

Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 170

View: 296

Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults offer teachers and fans of fantasy literature a historical and critical review of this fascinating genre. Readers will be introduced to the various subgenre and categories of fantasy literature for children and young adults and be provided with criteria with which to evaluate the many texts available.

Dragons and Mythical Creatures

Additionally, each book comes with the Vault Editions Skulls and Anatomy sample pack. About the author: This book was curated and authored by the creative director of Vault Editions, Kale James.

Author: Kale James

Publisher: Vault Editions Limited

ISBN: 9781925968507

Category:

Page: 108

View: 175

This pictorial archive from Vault Editions is a treasury of 182 engravings and etchings documenting the folklore and fantasy art of the 19th, 18th and 17th-century. Expect to find epic battle scenes of kings, gods and warriors slaying savage dragons, centaurs at war, grotesque and fantastical creatures, scenes from the apocalypse, ferocious serpents, ornaments and heraldry adorned with griffins, unicorns, mermaids and much more. Features: Each book comes with a unique download link providing instant access to high-resolution files of all images featured. These images can be used in art and graphic design projects or printed and framed to make stunning decorative artworks. We promise you will love this impressive pictorial archive. Additionally, each book comes with the Vault Editions Skulls and Anatomy sample pack. About the author: This book was curated and authored by the creative director of Vault Editions, Kale James. Kale has published over 20 acclaimed books within the art design space and has worked with Nike, Samsung, Adidas and Rolling Stone. Kale's artwork is published in numerous titles, including No Cure, Semi-Permanent, Vogue and more. This is an essential resource for any graphic designer, tattooist, fantasy artist, illustrator or collage artist looking to take their artwork to the next level. Only a limited number of copies of this publication have been made, so download your files now and start creating today before they are gone forever.