He-111 drawing

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  1. Violator

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    Hi guys -- Here's a picture I drew of Willi Kriesmann's He 111. He flew with KG 53 on the Eastern Front but was shot down by fighters after 80+ missions. After crash landing in a wheat field, Willi and his crew were rescued by Panzer crews. An interesting note about Willi--the Arado 234 on display at Udvar Hazy? Willi flew that very aircraft. He's alive and well and was kind enough to sign the drawing...he's a super-nice guy!
     

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  3. Violator

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    Thanks Viking! And geez that was fast; I just posted it!
     
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    Well done sir!

    I remember drawing many such profiles in my teens.
     
  5. beaupower32

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    Very Beautiful drawing of a beautiful aircraft.
     
  6. Capt. Vick

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    You definately have some talent!
     
  7. Airframes

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    Nice work.
     
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    Nicely done Violator. :thumbup:


    Wheels
     
  9. Violator

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    Thanks guys!
     
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    I really love pencil drawings and this one is fantastic. My father is an artist and has similar profiles of vintage motorcycles and cars.
    Cheers
     
  11. Violator

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    Thanks Heinz!
     
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    Great work mate!
     
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    Fantastic work Violator, very nice illustration.
     
  14. Violator

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    Thanks A4K and Pong. Much appreciated! Hey Pong, I notice you've got a Roy Grinnell painting in your sig. He's going to be giving a talk next month at the Museum of Flight in Seattle. I can't wait! I met him once before and spent a lot of time talking to him about art. He's a great guy.
     
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    that is very nice i love pencil work 8)
     
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    Great looking profile and I echo Minter - love pencil work!
     
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    Dang! that IS nice...wish i could draw like that.
     
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    Missed this first time around. Great work!
     
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    Wonderful drawing. Thank you.
     
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