masking tape

Using Masking Tape

Using Masking Tape Using masking tape tutorial will show you an old painters trick dealing with one of the most commonly used masking materials in custom painting, masking tape. I’m not sure anyone can take credit for this its been around forever, I though it well worth posting as it has served me well for many years. Don Johnson, airbrushgallery.com Masking tape is probably the most commonly used used masking material in custom painting. It really pays to use the best quality masking tape available which means 3M masking tape. Because much of the time the custom painting we do Read more

Controlling Airbrush Paint Over Spray

Controlling Airbrush Paint Over Spray Controlling airbrush paint overspray for those brand new to airbrushing here is a little trick to help you control over spray. Over spray much like tip dry is just something you need to accept when airbrushing and learn to control. Instead of masking off the whole area you can build yourself a little wall around the area you will be airbrushing with masking tape as pictured below.     Very basic stuff here but if you are new to all this you might find this way of controlling over spray helpful. In the top picture you can see the masking Read more