DV129 Introduction to Airbrushing
Introduction to Airbrushing
It’s easy to add scale realism to your models. Discover how adding artwork using simple and easy to learn airbrushing techniques can help you hugely improve the finish on your models.
This 75-minute guide to airbrushes, presented by Frank McKinney covers the fundamentals of using airbrushes, so that even if you haven’t picked an airbrush up before you will feel very comfortable using one.
Frank demonstrates using an airbrush to paint a boat hull, a car body shell, add a custom paint design to an aircraft engine cowling and a quick and easy way to add realistic weathering effects to a pre-decorated model warbird.
How an airbrush works, and the different types available
How to choose a suitable airbrush
Choosing an air supply, hoses and regulators
The importance of safety and ventilation
The easy way to thin your paint to the right consistency
Basic exercises to get used to your airbrush
Cleaning your airbrush
Troubleshooting some common faults
Make sure that your model is the talk of the flying field - using these simple airbrush techniques will ensure that your work stands out from the crowd.
DVD running time approx 75 mins.
Available in Hi Def Blu-Ray