The Handwriting Effect in After Effects CC

hey everybody its premier gal here and I’m going to be showing you today how to create a handwriting effect inside of After Effects the key to doing this is choosing a font that looks like handwriting and that is pretty easy to trace using the pen tool if you use a very fine font that’s very curvy it will be pretty hard to trace using the pen tool so I’ve included some links to some handwriting fonts that I

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Painting Invasion stripes – scale modeling quick tips

How is it going guys? In the next few minutes I will show you my approach on painting invasion stripes. First we are going to outline the area using masking tape. This is the most important part of the process. I use the panel lines as a reference in order to position the borders correctly. To cover larger surfaces I use paper. For areas were we have tight curves and obstacles it is better to use several sections of tape.

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Building, Painting and Weathering Trumpeter 1/35 ChTZ-65 Tractor Part 1/3

Hey guys! This is gonna be our first video, that will feature a full build up of a kit. This is the well-known Trumpeter’s Stalinets Tractor, from which we have built quite a few. This is the box, shortly we going to show you what’s inside. The plan is to build the tractor with modified cab, without the glass, you will see what I mean through the development of the build. We gonna make scratch build hooks, and some additional

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Airbrush Tutorial: Which Airbrush?

Airbrush How-to: Which Airbrush? Wicked Art Airbrush Studio Airbrush equipment, what do you need? For starters, you obviously need an airbrush. There’s a lot of options out there and there’s also a lot of knock-offs. So, my advice is to do some research before you make a purchase and stick with well-known brands because in the end it comes down to you, the individual artist, how the brush performs and how it feels in your hands. But regardless of which

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How To Transfer Artwork: Graphics (Episode 1)

In this video I’ll show you guys a relatively easy and very accurate way to transfer a graphic design from one side of a vehicle to another. Wicked Art Airbrush Studio How To Transfer Graphics When it comes to laying out a design, whether I’m doing a graphic or even a traditional flame job, I’m still very old-school in that I prefer to grab a roll of tape and just go to work by hand. It takes a little bit

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How To Transfer Artwork: Paper Stencil/Mask (Episode 2, Part 1)

So my next project is to paint this eagle’s head on to this piece of bristol board. I’ve already taken the photo reference and sized it to the same size as the board in a photo editing software. And I’ve changed the values and the contrast levels to a point where I think it’s more appealing. So the next step in the process is to actually transfer the image onto the panel that we’ll be painting. To do that I’m

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