By Lee J. Ames
Draw 50 Magical Creatures teaches aspiring artists the best way to draw very easily through following easy, step by step directions. Acclaimed writer and illustrator Lee J. Ames indicates you ways to attract a fascinating number of mystical creatures and mythical beasts, together with a stately centaur, a daunting Cyclops, a playful fairy, a bashful mermaid, and a lot more.
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