You'll find on the Lemireart's Blog & Portfolio page, a series of articles that showcase drawings, sketches and illustrations produce by Alain Lemire for various
magazine edition duties and automotive art experimentations.
The "Blog and Portfolio's" page is divided in 4 sections. You will find a subject that will interest you, and you will learn more about Alain Lemire's way of working and thinking about home decor and the car hobby.
SHELBY GT350 AND THE DETAILS OF A LINE DRAWING.
When producing the Shelby GT350 line drawing, I wondered if I was not due for an enhancement of illustration caliber. With the Camaro image series I created since 2016, I came to this stage.
BEHIND THE SCENE OF THE MUSTANG GT '87 - '90 ARTWORK
A rough detailed sketch was done using a 0.5 mm pencil on white paper. The color was added using Photoshop.
PRIVATE PORTRAIT OF A 1973 CHEVROLET C-10 AND HOW I WORK WITH THE CLIENT
This article explores the work process of doing an automotive private portrait, and gives an overview of the
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THE FRAMING POSSIBILITIES OF A DECORATIVE AUTOMOTIVE PORTRAIT
An artwork hanging on the wall is always more interesting to look at when it's well framed. Several options are possible depending on the tones of the image and the color of the wall to decorate. You'll see some examples in this artic...
AN INTERSTING MAGAZINE ARTICLE AND A 40-YEAR MEMORIAL ART PRINT OF THE SHELBY GT500KR THAT ARE USING ILLUSTRATIONS.
In 2008, the SVT division in partnership with Shelby American developed a car to revive a legendary name, the GT500K...
THE LITTLE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE FORD MUSTANG FROM 1964 1/2 TO 1973
A MUSTANG ILLUSTRATIONS SERIE FOR AN ARTICLE THAT RECAP THE FIRST 10 YEARS OF AMERICA'S FAVORITE PONY CAR
All the following illustrations were produced to appear in an article that recap the first Mustang 10 years of production. The article was...
CAMARO Z28-SS (FROM 1982 TO 2016)
It was during of the creation of a comparative article on the Camaro Z28 and the Mustang GT from 1982 to 2015 that I realized these drawings of Camaro.
THE 1969 PLYMOUTH BARRACUDA IN 3 VERSIONS
When drawing a 1969 Plymouth Barracuda, I asked myself this question ... What would the car look like if it would have been available in pickup and 2 door wag...
2 MUSCLE CARS DRAWINGS DONE FOR AN ONLINE MAGAZINE!
The next 2 drawings were produced to illustrate the 2 first pages and the 2 last pages of a muscle car related... To read and see more
PROFILE VIEW DRAWINGS
Car drawings in profile view is a traditional way of presenting a drawn vehicle as used by car designers
since the early days of the automotive indus...
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THE AUTOMOTIVE PHYSIONOMIC STUDY
The drawings of car of type "study of automobile physionomy" in profile view serve to get acquainted with the volumes of an automobile body and will be us...
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As a digital illustrator working for 12 years in a Canadian based visual dictionary, scientific and youth reference book editor, I had the opportunity to experiment few commercial drawing techniques.
Those techniques go from traditional drawings that was colored in Adobe Photoshop to 3D modeling. A bit of photography was added to that sampling of expertise.
HOW I START?
Cars have always fascinated me as an artistic subject. I start creating automotive digital art in 2000. I had success selling limited edition prints of muscle cars and sport cars on Ebay between 2003 and 2010 to customers around the world.
Since fall of 2015, I have brought back some traditional techniques to give images a closer look to a real hand drawing.