Andrew Price is famous with his blog Blender Guru on Youtube, the free video tutorials for the open source 3D software, Blender. His goal is to help artists create better artwork with Blender. He is also the founder and CEO of Poliigon.
4 books on the list
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"The Inevitable" is a New York Times bestseller that explores the twelve technological imperatives that will shape the next thirty years and change our lives. Kevin Kelly provides a roadmap for the future, showcasing long-term, accelerating forces that will revolutionize the way we buy, work, learn, and communicate with each other. By understanding and embracing these changes, we can stay ahead of the curve and reap maximum benefits. This optimistic and thought-provoking book is a must-read for anyone looking to navigate the coming wave of technological advancements.
@skidmorep @kevin2kelly Yeah that’s a great book. Kevin made some surprisingly accurate predictions. – source
Anatomy for Sculptors Understanding the Human Figure
Anatomy for Sculptors is the ultimate guide to comprehending the human figure for art students, 3D sculptors, and illustrators. With its over 500 illustrations, this 226-page manual provides a straightforward and visually engaging explanation of the human anatomy, offering practical foundations for confident drawing and sculpting. Inside this guide, you'll discover keys to construction and various tutorials, along with detailed, explicit knowledge about the most important muscles, functions, and actions of the human body. Get ready to build your knowledge of anatomy and easily create stunning art with Anatomy for Sculptors.
@zed_hunt0808 That book is definitely the best resource I've ever seen! I screenshotted the most useful bits and keep it open in pureref. – source
Discover the ancient wisdom and groundbreaking scientific research that form the foundation of a well-lived life. From discipline and freedom to adventure and responsibility, this thought-provoking book distills the world's wisdom into 12 essential rules for modern living. With a humorous and insightful approach, you'll learn why standing up straight and petting cats can change your life, and how to avoid the destructive paths of resentment and arrogance. With 12 Rules for Life, you'll shatter common misconceptions and elevate your mind and spirit to new heights.
@stewheckenberg @jordanbpeterson Thanks mate. I almost wish the book was published under a different author so more people would give it a chance. It’s really one of the best “how to fix your life” books around. – source
Learn the art of caricature from award-winning caricaturist and illustrator Tom Richmond in The Mad Art of Caricature! With over 25 years of experience, Tom shares his secrets to creating successful caricatures by examining what makes them work and how to draw them. Loaded with tips, tricks, and over 500 illustrations, this comprehensive guide is perfect for novices and experts looking to improve their skills in live drawing, theme-park-style caricatures, or creating caricatures for publication work.
@andiroo42 Yep this is a great book! I've been following along for past couple of weeks. – source