CREATING THE DRAWING

Painting is much easier when you have done the proper groundwork. I never start a piece until I am absolutely sure of what I intend to do with each square inch of the painting surface. I recommend that you begin with a complete drawing of your subject. Try to get as much information in the pencil drawing as possible, and then transfer the drawing to the painting surface. Important: Be sure to keep your final drawing until the painting is complete.

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