It’s coming to the end of the year and like everyone else, we are preparing for the Holidays! So we want to definitely end the year with a cool detailed BMW 3 series sketch in a top 3/4 view.
The video be broken down into 2 parts and had been recorded in real time so you can get a sense of the speed of execution. This part will focus on laying down the foundational lines for the more detailed sketch in Part 2.
Minor axis for the ellipses of the car
Loosely establish the wheel base and profile of the vehicle
Finish off with lightly adding the details for the components such as the headlamps, grill, windshield, and character line.
This will set you up for part 2.
STAY LOOSE! Don’t sketch heavy handed! Above all…HAVE FUN! We’ll see you back here in a few days before Christmas for the Part 2.
Software – Painter 12
The above tools were used to “simulate” traditional drawing methods. Please note that if you ARE a beginner, it is key to start creating your sketches with paper, markers, and pencils. It is THE best way to charting your path to be a sketching pro!
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