Andrew Loomis was a brilliant American illustrator in 1940-50th, but he is mostly known as an author and instructor. I highly recommend his book Creative Illustration. This is a very helpful book about ideas, composition, colours etc, especially is good for beginners.
You can download his books here here
- Vienna, Austria
- My name is Elena Dolgova (Albicocca). I’m an illustrator, artist and designer. I've been drawing illustrations for advertising and magazines for over twelve years. Besides that, some of my private works are preserved in private collections and state-owned galleries in Russia, Europe and the USA. I speak Russian, German and English. I'm currently living in Vienna, Austria. You can see my portfolio Portfolio, follow me at Behance, visit my shop or read my russian livejournal. if you want to know more about me or have any interesting project, do not hesitate to contact me.