Beginning Tattooing Tips : How To Outline A Tattoo

These are the colors that we’re going to be using, here. We got black. We’re gonna do the outline now, we’re gonna start that. We got black, knucklehead red, white boy white, and bell bottom blue, as well as a cup with distilled water and just a dab of green soap and that to rinse our machine as we’re going through the tattoo so it doesn’t build up in the tip of the machine. We’re going to begin the tattoo

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Airbrush Effects : Airbrush Effects: Water Drops

We are going to make some wetness on here, water drops. One thing to remember from water drops is it is like a prism. It actually reverses the image whenever you see it. Most people make the highlight on the wrong side but honestly it doesn’t matter if you make it on the wrong side because the human eye will see it as being right no matter what but I’m going to show you the proper way to do a

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Airbrush Stenciling Ideas

Okay, we just used the advanced stencil here, we’re going to do some other ideas. I’m going to show you how to add to a stencil using multiple stencils and maybe new ideas for what else you can use for stencils. Just did our skull. Maybe he’s a hot head. Just take and move your flames around a little bit. Now he’s got fire on his head. Add a name. Okay, you noticed how I put the drop shadows and

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Using an Advance Airbrush Stencil for Background

How are you doing? Maybe you’re not quite the artist that some people are, that can draw just about anything without pictures or whatever. Maybe you could use something to trace with, regardless, you’ve got your stencil. You’ve already cut it out, you’ve picked your picture that you want to use, and you still want to use this skull to make a cool skateboard shirt. You don’t want to draw anything, you want to keep it a $10 shirt. Maybe

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Making an Advance Airbrush Stencil

Let’s make an advanced stencil. What’s everybody like today? Choppers and skulls. Let’s do a simple skull. It’s a little more advanced. You need to do your research. Maybe you’re a little more advanced artist, maybe you can draw a puppy dog or whatever. Just remember, you only want to do enough to get your basic shape down so you can come in and outline and do whatever you want. Got to do this quick because I’ve only got a

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Using a Novice Airbrush Stencil for Background

Okay, you did your flaming basketball and that was “HOT”! Now you’re just going to use, just the novice stencil with the flame to create a background for another design, another $12 design, another $15 design. Heck, you could charge $20 if you want! Turn your stencil this way, same thing, this time I got orange. Make it as dark as you want. Come over here, you can do the same thing, not use the whole thing. Now you’ve got

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Airbrush Effects : Airbrush Effects: Lightning & Electricity

Hopefully you have been following along. This right here I haven’t really shown anybody how to do this yet, this is just for this effect. It is called lightening or electricity, basically the same thing. You need a black background. You can use a dark color like a dark blue or dark purples or whatever to create a lightening sky or something like that but I am going to use black right now to show you the effect. You take

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Airbrush Effects : Airbrush Effects: Shadowing

I’m going to start with a shadow. It’s another really commonly used effect whenever you’re painting t-shirts and names and stuff like that or if you’re putting a ball and you want something to look like it’s round and sitting on top of something instead of floating in space. For instance, if you take a letter, just like what I’ve demonstrated before, a nice hard straight line, crisp line, and then you want to do the exact same thing but

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Airbrush Effects : Airbrush Effects: Clouds & Mountains

Okay I want to show you a little easy little scene to make. This is more of a $14 or $15 design. You take a plate that we were using before. Use it as a stencil. Might want to put a piece of tape over the holes sometimes. Just take and draw you a circle like before. Find a nice spot somewhere in the middle. Hopefully it’s level. And just make some, now you’ve got a horizon line. You don’t

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Airbrush Effects : Airbrush Effects: Stippling & Cracks

Okay, I went through some of the basic effects. I could go for days and days on everything that we use to make something. We’re going to start out using the stippling and the cracks. But I’m not going to use black. I’m going to use a different color. This is a dark purple. Make a nice big splatter on it. Whenever you’re doing a t-shirt, you want to kind of be careful and point it straight at the t-shirt

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