Aircraft have always been adorned with the Pilot’s girl friend/ wife’s name in some form or other.
I was experimenting to find the best style of nose art and lettering for a college project (1999/2000 term final piece Art and Design Degree Foundation) about a film on Group Captain Lord Lenard Cheshire VC, CO of 617 Sqdn of Dambuster fame. ie “Dambusters 2”.
Mustang HB837 AJ-N (N for Nut.)
This is the only painting I’ve done in Gouache. A4 size paper.
A 2nd, more detailed and refined version on the noseart painted on metal.