The airbrush is an essential tool for modellers striving for professional-looking results. It can greatly enhance the quality of your modelling output, whether applying a full livery scheme or simply blending in areas of new paintwork. A good airbrush will offer unparalleled levels of finish and consistency, as well as the chance to create unique effects such as weathering and stencilling.
This book reveals how anyone can use an airbrush effectively, provided that a few basic rules are followed. All of the necessary techniques are described, along with a wealth of practical guidance and detailed advice on choosing a spraying set-up to match your own needs and budget.
Paint formulas and colour matching
Cleaning and maintaining the airbrush
‘Tricks of the trade"
Techniques suitable for a range of subjects, across each of the popular scales
George Dent is an acclaimed professional model-maker, and has been the in-house modeller for Model Rail magazine since 2004. In that time, he has produced countless articles and instructional DVDs on all aspects of model railways, as well as teaching courses on airbrushing and weathering.
An essential step-by-step reference for all airbrush users, from the complete novice to the experienced model painter
Covers all the necessary techniques plus guidance on choosing a spraying set-up to match your own needs and budget
Practical demonstrations and project ideas included
496 colour photographs