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Airbrush Tutorial: Mastering Diamond Plate by Craig Fraser

PDF file: Click here to download the PDF File by Craig Fraser “Everything you wanted to know about your new stencils,…but were afraid I to ask.” For the uninitiated, this column instructs on the use and techniques of all stencils in the innovative Artool line, from ullmasters to FX to FlameA-Rama, and anything else we have […]

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Mastering Car Designs By Kent Lind

Mastering Car Designs By Kent Lind

PDF file: Click here to download the PDF File For these installments of T-shirt Tactics, I’m going to share my thoughts on how to paint a vehicle on a shirt. My approach to is very formulaic and metered. ” I don’t consider it very flashy, but it produces a very high quality shirt design that I […]

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Ghost Flames - Tutorial

Ghost Flames, PDF file: Click here to download the PDF File Step 1 After wet sanding with 800-grit sand paper, I clean the surface with a tack cloth before taping. Step 2 Before laying out the flame design, I place a piece of 1/8-inch tape dead center of the hood to aid in lining up my […]

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Intro to Vinyl Plotters - Airbrush Action Boot Camp

Intro to Vinyl Plotters - PDF file: Click here to download the PDF File THOUGH CONSIDERED A STANDARD TOOL IN THE sign business (and a threat to customp painters) with their production of inexpensive signs, lettering, and graphics, plotters are increasingly finding their place in the custom paint and airbrush world. From concept to finish masking, vinyl […]

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Airbrush Tutorial: “Piracy” by Craig Fraser

Click here to download the PDF File REMEMBER THAT JUST BECAUSE THIS IS AN AUTOMOTIVE COLUMN DOESN’T MEAN YOU HAVE TO stick to painting cars and bikes. These stencils can be used for everything from body art, to wall murals, to cake decorating, and they’re made with a solvent-proof polymer, so you don’t have to […]

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Fraser’s Mastering Return of Skullmaster Artool Stencil - Part 1

by Craig Fraser Download the PDF After all these years of e-mails asking how to use my stencil systems, I want to assure you that only 80-percent of your cries fell on deaf ears. Just kidding. Even with the Skullmaster video, there have been a number of questions floating around on how to use these […]

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Fraser’s Mastering Return of Skullmaster Artool Stencil - Part 2 - Airbrush Tips N’ Tricks

by Craig Fraser Continued from Fraser’s Mastering Return of Skullmaster Artool Stencil - PART 1 When I left you last, I explained how the stencil or freehand shield is a tool, pure and simple. It’s neither good nor evil, smart nor stupid. It reflects the abilities and creativity of its user. I also introduced Frontal […]

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Airbrush Tutorial: Call of the Wild

by Bill Silvers I got the idea to paint idealized poster girls one day while work- Iing alongside an artist who creates stylized renderings of women similar to those done by the late Patrick Nagel. The figures I illustrate have exaggerated pro- portions to enhance their visual impact. Since I have always hated doing the same […]

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How Craig Fraser Airbrushes a Motorcycle with Artool’s New Piracy Stencils

Download PDF REMEMBER THAT JUST BECAUSE THIS IS AN AUTOMOTIVE COLUMN DOESN’T MEAN YOU HAVE TO stick to painting cars and bikes. These stencils can be used for everything from body art, to wall murals, to cake decorating, and they’re made with a solvent-proof polymer, so you don’t have to worry about what you paint […]

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