Airbrushing a Car Hood with Queen Padme Amidala

Well here are some of my favorite thing in life; Airbrushing, Star Wars and Natalie Portman!  Today we will compile all three of these things in this super fun project.  So, grab your airbrush and paint along with me. Step 1:  So the very first step is acquiring a nice clean car hood to paint on. It doesn’t have to be off of an actual … Continue reading Airbrushing a Car Hood with Queen Padme Amidala

Painting Oceanscapes With Airbrush and Acrylics

Today we will be covering some seascape techniques using the airbrush and paintbrush.  Painting oceans are one of my favorite things to create because there is so much contrast from air to sea to water and sun.  So grab your airbrush and paint along with me. Artist’s tool box: Complete Professional 2 Airbrush Kit with G22, S68 Airbrushes, Master Compressor TC-20, Air Hose & 6 … Continue reading Painting Oceanscapes With Airbrush and Acrylics

Airbrushing a Pet Portrait with “Maddi”

Painting a doggie can be one of the most fun things you could do with paint.  It is a great way to make some extra bucks if you can learn to master this artform. Today we will be painting Maddi, a precious little pooch that is only black and white but, there is more to her than meets the eye.  So, grab your brushes and … Continue reading Airbrushing a Pet Portrait with “Maddi”

Disco Queen – Painting with white paint on black board

Painting portraits is usually done by creating shadows with a dark color on a light surface. Today we will be learning how to paint with highlights on a black board.  This is something that I consider advanced and a technique that does require lots of free handing.  That does not mean that only experts can try this, because anyone can do this!  So grab your … Continue reading Disco Queen – Painting with white paint on black board

Airbrushing Famous Portraits series *DJ Tara Brooks*

When painting a portrait of anyone famous, I definitely need to make sure that it is spot on.  Not only will the fans notice if anything is off but, when the celebrity sees it, they will be happy.  Now, painting any portrait is challenging for that very reason.  When painting a lady, however, it can be really tough and you will need to be very … Continue reading Airbrushing Famous Portraits series *DJ Tara Brooks*