Airbrush Basic Lessons

Airbrush Shading Techniques Lesson

Airbrush Shading Techniques Lesson Airbrush shading techniques lesson covers airbrushing a sphere practicing our airbrush shading techniques and skill. This is a very important airbrush technique to get down so it’s 2nd nature as this will come into play no matter what you are airbrushing. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist Airbrush Supplies Required: Double action airbrush, one sheet of Frisk Film masking material 8 inch by 11 inch, Com-Art or Golden Airbrush paint any color, one sheet of Bristol Board or Water Color paper, of course your air source, compressor running at about 15 to 20 psi with a Read more

Airbrush A Star

Airbrush A Star   Airbrush a star tutorial we’ll be airbrushing a simple star and practicing airbrush dagger or rat tail strokes.These are the ame stars you see in a lot of airbrush t shirt designs. How simple can you get you ask? Well before you can create that great masterpiece, paint the hottest bike on the planet or the meanest low rider on earth you have to master these very basic airbrushing skills and the dagger stroke is one of the most important. I’ve had several requests for a airbrush how to article along these lines, airbrushing stars so here Read more

Airbrush Lesson 5

Airbrush Lesson 5 Airbrush lesson 5 is yet another practice painting where we’ll use all the airbrushing skills we’ve learned in lessons one thru four and introduce you the the concept of layering your colors. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist. Here in Airbrush Lesson #5 you can put to use all the airbrushing skills you have developed while practicing the basic airbrush lessons; dagger stroke, shading etc. as posted here on How To Airbrush.Com There was no photograph as a reference for this and I don’t usually paint flowers, but thought this would be a good way for you Read more

Airbrush Lesson Four

Airbrush Lesson Four Airbrush lesson four will be another practice painting where you’ll need to all airbrushing skills that we learned in the first three lessons, we’ll also make our own stencils. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist Here in airbrush lesson four I’m again going to keep it very simple and fully expect you to out shine me here with your finished painting. I will show you the very basic’s of this simple painting, it’s up to you to take it a step further by adding different colors etc. Airbrush Supplies Required: Once again we will be using news print Read more

Airbrush Lesson Three

Airbrush Lesson Three Airbrush lesson three we are going to render a palm tree and island using the dagger strokes and other basic airbrush techniques you have been practicing. The dagger or rat tail stroke is a very important technique to master in helping you reach your goal of controlling your airbrush so paint goes where you want, when you want and with the desired affect. By Don Johnson, airbrush artist Airbrush Supplies Required: pad of news print, double action airbrush, compressor and color of your choice (black is what I use here).   Step 1 – To start we Read more

Airbrush Lesson Two Part Two

Airbrush Lesson Two Part Two   Airbrush lesson two part two we’ll continue on with airbrushing a sphere practicing our airbrush control and shading skills. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist by Don Johnson, Airbrushgallery.com Step #1) As we did on airbrush lesson #2 part one airbrush a nice round sphere to start out this part of the lesson.   Step #2) This time when we add color into the sphere we’ll use a different color. In my case I’ve chosen to use yellow feel free to use whatever color strikes your fancy. Once again build your color up slowly, follow the contour Read more

Airbrush Lesson Two

Airbrush Lesson Two   Airbrush lesson two tutorial will cover shading and rendering a sphere putting to use the shading skills you learned in lesson one.This another one of those airbrushing basic skills you’ll need to have down so it’s second nature to become proficient with your airbrush. By Don Johnson, airbrush artist What you will need to complete this airbrush lesson: double action airbrush, airbrush ready colors, round template, paper, easel. I just used a round piece of plastic as a template feel free to use anything round you have on hand. With airbrush ready paints (Golden Airbrush Colors, Read more

Airbrush Lesson One Part Three

 Airbrush Lesson One Part Three Airbrush lesson one part three tutorial continues with basic airbrush lessons covering shadowing another essential airbrushing skill needed to become proficient with an airbrush. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist In airbrush lesson #1 part two we went over airbrushing lines and dots here in part three we’ll cover shading. I realize these basic lessons are not the most fun but hang in there once these techniques become second nature you’ll be able to painting pretty much anything you want. By Don Johnson     5: SHADING: Next we will work on shading techniques with the airbrush. We will Read more

Airbrush Lesson One Part Two

Airbrush Lesson One Part Two Airbrush lesson one part two tutorial covers mastering basic airbrush lessons for dots, lines essential airbrushing skills you’ll need to learn no matter what it is you plan on airbrushing. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist In Airbrush Lesson 1 part one we went over what material and equipment you’ll need for this lesson, how to hold your airbrush and how the distance away from you painting surface effects the paint you spray. Here in Airbrush Lesson One part two we’ll be going over the first basic strokes you’ll need to master, lines and dots. Read more

Airbrush Lesson One

AIRBRUSH LESSON ONE Airbrush lesson one tutorial is the first in airbrush basic lessons you’ll need to learn to become proficient when using an airbrush no matter what it is you want to paint. Written by Don Johnson, airbrush artist Welcome to basic airbrush lesson’s here at How To Airbrush. Com. No matter what you want to airbrush be it finger nails, Harley’s, illustrations, helmet’s any type of surface the basic airbrush skills needed to achieve good results are the same. The following exercises will help you achieve good results by teaching you how to apply color where you want, when Read more