Skull And Barb Wire Helmet Design

Here’s a quick and easy shorty helmet design for you using one of Artools skull templates, House of Kolor base white and black, Ghost Chrome for the barb wire, Iwata HP-CS airbrush used with a Terry Hill compressor pumping the air. To complete the design House of Kolor KK Kandy … Continue reading

Simple Way To Strain Your Paint

You can reduce potential hassles while airbrushing by straining your paint before you put it in your airbrush. Here is a simply way to fix all your bottles of paint so it gets strained every time you use it. Hope you find this helpful.       Continue reading

Sheet Metal RC Design

by Chris Duzenberry Chris is an art major who up until 2 years ago was allowing his talent to play second fiddle to his career as a Communications Engineer . Taking TeamDuze online changed the focus to the customizing and detailing of R/C vehicles, helmets , and shippable items. His … Continue reading

Seal Team Half Helmet Step by Step

Seal Team Half Helmet Step by Step is a helmet design for a Seal Team whose commander was retiring and this was to be his retirement gift. Nothing to fancy here all accomplished with two inch 3M masking tape and a bit of transfer paper. I used House of Kolor base … Continue reading

Scuff And Prep Before Painting

Scuff and prep before painting tutorial we’ll cover prep required on painted, clear coated metal, fiberglass surfaces before you can add your art work. Written by Don Johnson, brought to you by Airbrush Technique Magazine This is in general geared toward those rending art on motorcycles, helmets, cars, trucks and … Continue reading

Review – Clear Masking Material

Review clear masking material – I’ve been using Artools Hobby Masking a lot over the last year sense finding it in Hobby Lobby so I decided to give Stretch mask a try once again. I just happened to be working on a half helmet at the time which was ideal … Continue reading

Review Clear Masking Material

Review clear masking materials is a little over view, product review of RBL clearing masking film and Artools Ultra clear masking film. Both can be used with solvent or water born,water based paints, Both have their advantages and are good products.   RBL– Clear, transparent, self-adhering film – easy to … Continue reading

Reducing Airbrush Paint

Reducing airbrush paint in many case’s takes a bit of experimenting to find exactly at what consistency the paint atomized best in the airbrush you are using. Reducing or thinning paint for use in your airbrush The general rule of thumb with most Acrylic Colors is reducing it with distilled water … Continue reading

Pin Striping Continued

Well I’m still on track with the pinstriping I’ve been practicing at least a half hour everyday. I shot a liitle video to show you Kafka’s DVD and system which is how I’m teaching myself thru his knowledge. Pretty uneventful week couple helmets and working on issue 44 of ABT … Continue reading