A concise and informative introduction to airbrushing methods for modellers, which contains a number of useful, graded projects which enable the beginner to develop airbrushing skills.
There are chapters that cover techniques for use with both scale and non-scale models and even full size custom cars.
The book contains a great deal of information on types of airbrushes, sprayguns and their maintenance, plus useful discussions dealing with the different types of compressors used in airbrushing, how to choose or build a compressor and their safe use.
Safety is always paramount with the author, with a chapter dedicated to health and safety considerations covering the use of a compressor, types of paint and dope, masks and respirators.
He also explains the different materials that can be used in airbrushes and their application.
This is a useful resource for a beginner to the art and techniques of airbrushing, providing a complete overview of the subject.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 174 pages, 138 black & white photographs; 34 scale diagrams, graphs & line drawings
- Publisher: Special Interest Model Books
- Publication Date: 17/01/1998
- Category: Painting & paintings
- ISBN: 9780852428023