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Baldrick
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Published: March 19, 2012
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This is Baldrick - as portrayed by actor Tony Robinson - from the historic BBC comedy series Blackadder Goes Forth which is set in 1917 on the Western Front in the trenches of World War I.

Faber Castell Polychromos colour pencils for figure and red poppy, Faber Castell mechanical grip pencil 2B for silhouetted poppies, Faber Castell Pitt S fineline pen for barbed wire. A3 smooth cartridge paper.

This is going to be my contribution to the British TV competition in the group :iconbritishpencil-paint:

Thanks to all who view, favour or comment on this - your thoughts are appreciated.

Work in progress can be found here

© Image copyright of BBC (UK) and the series Blackadder. All artwork is copyright of Nick Williams (NicksPencilArt) and cannot be used without prior permission.
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The-Darkwolf's avatar
"I have a cunning plan..."... :)
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dave-elf|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Inspirational work - absolutely love this. Super talent.
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AuraMajesty|Hobbyist General Artist
Hear the song I sing
War's a horrid thing
So I sing, sing, sing
ding-a-ling-a-ling
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The-Legionary1|Student Traditional Artist
I have a cunning plan, my lord~
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Wartsila's avatar
Perfect in every way
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Gabriels-OhNo|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I was looking at this and thinking, "That looks kind of like Tony Robinson off 'Time Team'". And lo, it is Tony Robinson! :D Inspiring work!
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DeTrixsta's avatar
Brilliant.
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mclj10's avatar
Boom Boom Boom.....
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GoddessNemesis|Professional Traditional Artist
Beautiful! What a lovely use of muted colors.
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YamaLlama1986's avatar
Baldrick in his full glory! :D
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Sliversun's avatar
Wonderful.
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nakedcrayon23|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh my :O this is genius:clap:
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NicksPencil|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you :D
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namtar57's avatar
Great picture.:D (Big Grin) 
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NicksPencil|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Cheers :D
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system-fan|Student Digital Artist
so good!
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NicksPencil|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you :)
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Jojemo|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I am not familiar with the British comedy show, Blackadder Goes Forth.   But I don't need to be, in order to appreciate your excellent drawing of one of the show's actors.  :iconcardinalplz:
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NicksPencil|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much :D
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Comedygeek1992|Hobbyist General Artist
This is great! I love all your use of color. :) May God Bless!
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NicksPencil|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you :)   
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