• Favorite Animal Painting Books

    15 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    It's rare to find "Animal Painting" or "Animal Anatomy" listed in any art school curriculum, because the models are notoriously difficult to bring into the classroom and very few art schools have taxidermy mounts.
    Painting a goat and sheep in the barn as a draft horse looks on. So if you want to draw and paint animals, you almost have to be a non-traditional learner. Here are some resources that can help you on your way, especially if you combine them with sketching at the natural history museum, zoo, or farm.
    We discussed these books a little in the Draftsmen podcast interview yesterday...
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