Artist Syd Mead thumbnails.
Quick Grey value study. Establishes the lighting. 8x10 inches
Quick exploratory colour study. 8x10 inches
Pre mixed colour palette. No guessing about colour, it has been taken care of in the colour study. Focus on execution of final art, 30x 40 inches
Syd Mead painting the final illustration to be presented to the client.
ainting an Airliner in Gouache—an hour before boarding by