New and intermediate airbrushers will learn how to select and use an airbrush including:

  • Equipment selection and maintenance: Types of brushes; Air sources; Accessories.
  • Paint and dye selection.
  • Basic painting skills needed for successful airbrush applications on wood: Different strokes; Masking; Freehand; Shading.
  • The effects of wood selection and wood preparation on airbrush results. This includes sanding and bleaching.
  • Transferring an image to your wooden project: Pre-printed friskit; Tracing paper; Cutting or burning the image; Painting the image with the airbrush; Painting sequences; Remasking
  • Cleaning the airbrush: Disassembly; Cleaning; Reassembly

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