Airbrush Maintenance

Airbrush Maintenance

A quick video tutorial of the disassembly and re-assembly of a┬ácheap airbrush, and how to lube it for correct future use. It’s Important to note that the 3 in 1 machine oil lube used in this video is absolutely not ideal for use in automotive applications as it is oil (perhaps silicone) based and may…

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single action airbrush

Airbrushes

The two most distinguishable classes of airbrush are the double action and single action airbrush. Airbrush Tutor uses a double action and for the purpose of this website it goes against the rules to use a single action airbrush over which you have little control. Single action means pull the trigger back and in one…

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scrunched up paper

The Best Airbrush Medium?

With the right type of paint flowing through the airbrush, it is possible to paint almost any surface. These surfaces can range from paper, to people, to tree bark. This is one of the strongest advantages of this modern art tool. Papers & cardboards The most common mediums for airbrushing are thick papers and cardboards.…

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airbrushed shark

What is Airbrushing

The airbrush is the most revolutionary art tool ever created. Airbrushes allow you to airbrush any type of paint or dye onto any surface imaginable. It was first reportedly invented in 1879, however in 1893 thayer and chandler came up with the first ‘modern’ looking design of the air brush. before the airbrush was too…

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