Realism airbrushing techniques with Sharen-lee McLachlan and Teresa Franks | Colour In Your Life

G’day viewers, my name’s Graeme Stevenson, and I’d like to invite you to come on a journey of creativity and learning and adventure through the series Colour In Your Life. There’s an artist in every family throughout the world. Lots of times there’s an artist deep down inside all of us as well. So grab your kids, your brothers, your sisters, your aunties, uncles and mums and dads and come and see how some of the best artists do what

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Making Airbrushed Shirts : Using Plastic Bags on Airbrushed Shirts

This business is a dirty business, you can see my hand’s got a lot of paint on it. Teeshirt paint is generally a water-based paint, soap and water will get it off, sometimes it will stay a little bit longer, some colors like the reds and stuff. Remember the paper towel with the wrinkled up, if you’ve watched all along, how it gives you this thing? Basically, the same concept, you go to get a ziplock bag, maybe your dad’s

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Making Airbrushed Shirts : Adding Details to Airbrushed Shirts

Okay, you’re following along, kind of showing you some simple ideas to make some more creative backgrounds and stuff to jazz up your work. Notice how I just used one color on that and it looks good. Go to your nearest copying machine, you’ve got a printer at home, whatever, plain piece of white paper, grab it anywhere, tear it. Get your paint. Same thing before with the straight piece of the paper towel but now it’s got a little

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Making Airbrushed Shirts : Using Paper Towels on Airbrushed Shirts

You’ve been following along, showed you a simple shirt with just a simple background. I’m going to show you some cheap little tricks on doing some things if you want to create jazzier, a little more textury, a little more eye appealing backgrounds. Piece of paper towel. Cheap, can find it anywhere. Probably have some in your cabinet at home. Get you a piece, wad it up. Find you a nice color you want to play with, I like purple.

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Making Airbrushed Shirts : Washing Airbrushed Shirts

Okay, speaking of laundry, can you wash this? I kind of went over it a little bit in the last video if you’ve been watching and following along all the time. You’ve got your top binder on it, it’s dry, and you’ve heat-set it. Pull it off your board, keep your clothes pins close. Some people tell you to turn it inside out, you can do that, it’s no big deal. Throw it in your washing machine, gentle cycle, just

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Making Airbrushed Shirts : Using Tape on Airbrushed Shirts

Hi, you’ve been following along so far. Still using the color purple, it’s my favorite. Let’s put this down for a minute. Local hardware store, get the cheapest tape you can find. This is two inch wide, you can use any size tape you want. Tape will stick to the shirt, make sure you push it down. I’m going to put another piece on the other side and show you why you want to make sure you push it down.

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Watch This Breath-Taking Ocean Themed Body Art from Start to Finish

Hey guys! So here I am at the studio of Alter Ego Bodypaint or Seattle Body Painters. It’s a husband and wife duo, Jen and Peter Jensen. We are going to be doing some ocean-themed body painting for the day. I met Peter and Jen years ago at one of my fire dancing gigs in Seattle, and I’ve worked together with them for large scale electronic music events since then. Peter wanted to put together a shoot before I left,

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How to Airbrush a Desert Scene : Airbrush Desert Scene: Midground Depth

Okay we’ve got the mid ground, which is pretty much the things that you see off into a distance when you’re painting a tee shirt or painting a scene of some kind. But I drew in a freehand mountain range. Maybe you want to make that look a little closer. So you want to just darken it up and maybe change the color to more of a purple. And then you could draw some little bigger cactus’ if you wanted.

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How to Airbrush a Desert Scene : Airbrush Desert Daylight Scene: Cactus & Sun

Okay, take your cactus, put a cactus right here. Maybe another one over here. I can’t tell you, well a cactus don’t grow there. And then maybe for our one big focal point of another cactus right here. Use your rat tails. Kind of looks like a shadow. To finish it off, all you really need is a nice, white star burst right in the middle. You can make it look like it’s the sun. You can add a name

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