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Artool 4 – Craig Fraser Mastering Deb Mahan’s Pin-Up Girlies


DOWNLOAD THIS ARTICLE AS A PDF Gentlemen, and ladies, rev your airbrushed Deborah Mahan’s Pin-Up Girlies is not only gorgeous, it’s unique in that it is not just one stencil but a 5-stencil system that can be used to create different characters and styles. These styles are also a bit longer than the average Artool […]

Italian Fine Art by Luca Pagan


DOWNLOAD THIS AS A PDF Luca Pagan lives and works in Chioggia, a small fishing town not far from Venice. A self-taught artist, he’s been airbrushing since 1995, and his hobby has become his career. His work has been exhibited all over Europe, including Paris, often in conjunction with traditional oil paintings. He paints on […]

Kosmic Kustom Honda Civic By Jeral Tedwell


Ok Kids, here we go again”¦ This go round we’re gonna find some sucker with a cool car and no idea what he wants”¦My sinister plot to take over the world one hyper-colored rocket at a time”¦heheheeee. Now we have a paying victim and life is getting better…. First thing, let’s do some color sketches […]

How to Airbrush Brick and Stone – Part 2


This article is also available as a PDF > Download   MATERIALS: SURFACE: Strathmore 240 Heavyweight Illustration board. I love this board for most illustration work. It’s 100% rag, is virtually indestructible, has a great medium tooth that holds paint beautifully and is perfect for colored pencils and any other medium you want to throw […]

Exercise in Creativity and Composition By Kent Lind


This article is also available as a PDF > Download For this installment of T-shirt Tactics, I’m going straight to re source of ideas that you guys might want to hear about. I’m talking of course about all the e-mails a that I receive each and every week from you, the readers. I have shared […]

The Wizard Teaches a Pinstriping Primer – Part 2


    Download the PDF To our great delight, we received a lot of great positive feedback on Part I of Wizard’s Between the Lines column from the July-August 2006 issue (if you don’t have that one, it’s available through and Coast Airbrush). In Part II, Wizard finishes off his piece by adding more […]

The Wizard Teaches a Pinstriping Primer – Part I



The ability to render circular shapes, and even 360's, in pinstriping is imperative. As difficult as this task may seem, especially in performing really tight, small circles-there's an old technique I'm going to share-that promises perfect circles every time. It's a method that even the most fumble-fingered novice can accomplish with very little practice! Let's do it.
In Part II, Wizard finishes off his piece by adding more color, design to fill in some of the blank spaces, and, of course, extra circles. As Wizard says, "You can really have a ball with your art when you've got the time and money isn't an issue!"

Hair Airbrushing WIth Body Artist Neil Roth


Click here to download the PDF A new twist on body art, airbrushed hair is catching on at parties, special events, and nightclubs worldwide. I have more than 40 years of airbrushing experience, working as an illustrator, custom painter, and airbrush instructor. During the summer, you can find the working Ohio’s carnivals and street fairs […]

Pinstriping with Wizard – Finding the Perfect Symmetry


Click here to download the PDF File Step 1: To complete the design on the decklid we started last time we need to be certain the second color complements the first color, and does not dominate the design. So I mixed approximately 60% tan with 40% dark green onto the pallet. Step 2: Next, I […]

T-Shirt Pet Portraits-The Family Dog


CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PDF With the holiday season coming up many of us T-shirt artists are looking for ways to supplement our income or punch up our display to attract more customers. Many shoppers want a special gift for someone, and a portrait of the beloved family pet is a natural, But beware– these […]