CRAIG FRASER’S AUTOMOTIVE CHEAP TRICKS & SPECIAL F/X II
Learn how to paint cars, trucks, bikes, surfboards, drums, guitars, motorcycle helmets, and RC cars!
Craig Fraser’s Automotive Cheap Tricks & Special F/X II is the most complete how-to book on automotive custom painting and airbrushing ever published. Including the most current and advanced airbrush effects, this volume is a perfect launching pad for beginning artists, and a superior elite playbook and reference guide for airbrush and refinish professionals. Craig Fraser’s work has been showcased on some of the world’s largest automotive stages, including SEMA, the LA Auto Show, the Tokyo Auto Salon, the Grand National Roadster Show, and many others. In this book you’ll learn, step-by-step, how to paint cars, bikes, trucks, motorcycle helmets, guitars, drums, RC car bodies, surfboards, and metal panels.
You’ll also learn:
Pro use of the House of Kolor paint system, including Kosmic Krome
Tribal & Tiki designs
The business of automotive custom painting
Paint & equipment
Basic & advanced airbrush techniques with Iwata airbrushes
Advanced use of Artool Stencils
Eye-popping advanced mural techniques
How to render killer skulls
New carbon fiber effect
Freehand masking techniques
More biomechanical art
Sequential masking techniques
Advanced taping methods
More graphic layout and design theory
Textures & special effects:
Realistic fire (including blue fire)
Machine turned metal
Faux f/x (chrome trim, grill, headlights, etc),
And tons more!
Author: Craig Fraser