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The Sci-Fi & Fantasy Art of Patrick J. Jones
The Sci-Fi & Fantasy Art of Patrick J. Jones

The Sci-Fi & Fantasy Art of Patrick J. Jones

Illustrated by Patrick J. Jones, Foreword by Donato Giancola

DESIGN

176 Pages, 8.5 x 10.75

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $39.95 (US $39.95) (CA $53.95)

Publication Date: January 2017

ISBN 9780957664999

Rights: US & CA

Korero Press (Jan 2017)

Price: $39.95
 
 

Overview

An overdue retrospective of the phenomenal work of one of the biggest and best names in fantasy and sci-fi art

Featuring 150 amazingly realistic paintings, both digital and traditional, this sumptuous volume is overflowing with the voluptuous women, glistening warriors, fantastic beasts and monsters, enchanted lands and extraordinary creatures that have emerged from Patrick's incredibly fertile imagination. An anecdote-peppered commentary by the artist runs alongside the artwork, along with exclusive contributions from fellow fantasy art luminaries. This is a must-have for the serious artist, the novice artist and the fantasy art fanatic alike.

Reviews

"I expect to be impressed by every piece that comes out of the hands of Patrick. His control of the paint and brushes is truly amazing." —Boris Vallejo, artist

"Patrick is a phenomenal artist, equally versed in both traditional and digital methods."  —Dan Dos Santos, artist

"Patrick's painting capture the best of what science fiction and fantasy has to offer."  —Donato Giancola, artist

"The Sci-Fi &  Fantasy Art of Patrick J. Jones is another standout, with muscular digital and oil paintings that will be appreciated by fans of Frank Frazetta and Boris Vallejo."—LOCUS

"[an] attractive, well-produced collection" and "[a] handsome volume." —Locus

"[A] fantastic book." —Park Blogs

Author Biography

Patrick J. Jones is an award-winning sci-fi and fantasy artist and teacher. His work is collected and published worldwide, and his client list includes companies such as Disney, Lucasfilm and Roc books. His previous books include The Anatomy of Style and Sci-Fi & Fantasy Oil Painting Techniques. Donato Giancola is a World Fantasy Award- and Hugo Award-winning artist who has illustrated cards for Magic: The Gathering. He lives in Brooklyn.