Special Commission Gallery | L. Nicholas Smith Fine Art | Texas
Preliminary Drawings Examples~
1917 Sopwith Camel
1917 Sopwith Camel
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Gymnast on Balance Beam
Gymnast on Balance Beam
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Form Sketch
Form Sketch

WWI medical evacuation, this type of sketch work is different then preliminary sketches

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Before & After Examples~

Preliminary sketch
Preliminary sketch

for Special Commission

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Thor
Thor

16" x 20" oil on canvas (c) 2016 by L.Nicholas Smith

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Preliminary Drawing
Preliminary Drawing

for Special Commission

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Popeye and Olive Oyl
Popeye and Olive Oyl

16" x 20" oil on canvas (c) 2015 by L. Nicholas Smith

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How the process works...
Step 1, preliminary drawing on sketch pad
Step 1, preliminary drawing on sketch pad
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Step 2, draw on canvas
Step 2, draw on canvas

*ipad picture quality

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Step 3, start from the back
Step 3, start from the back

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Step 4, move forward with color
Step 4, move forward with color

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Step 5, begin the focal subjects
Step 5, begin the focal subjects

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Step 6 finished and signed
Step 6 finished and signed
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