Thumbnail sketches, are small
made during the planning of an art
piece. You are probably familiar
with thumbnails as small pictures/icons
in the world of computers, once clicked, expand to
Artists have used thumbnails for centuries as a way to work through
ideas before creating larger art pieces.
Thumbnails are helpful to the artist in other ways too in that they are a time and money saver, as few materials are used during their use.
Things to consider when drawing thumbnails