For Every Airbrush Artist!

Ready to get involved? Register for free and you won't see any google advertising!

Register

Early 1900s Bugatti

Discussion in 'Works In Progress & Finished Artworks!' started by Jmoses77, Sep 11, 2018.


  1. Jmoses77

    Jmoses77 Double Actioner

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2016
    Messages:
    7
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    11
    Location:
    Greenland NH
    My next project... I am trying to get this done for an Art Educator's Art Show taking place in the town that I teach. The show is in 3 weeks and I am not all together confident that I will be able to finish it in time. Thought that I would share my progress here. This is really the first painting that I have attempted with 90% of the detail work being done with an airbrush. I usually use a hairy brush for the details. Going out of my comfort zone for this one. I find my control to be getting better but still not where I want it to be. Practice Practice Practice. Bugatti 50%.JPG
    Kai Halonen, CHÉRIE, Tocean and 12 others like this.
  2. markjthomson

    markjthomson AKA QuickDraw and very happy #nobrushleftbehind Staff Member Mod

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2014
    Messages:
    7,558
    Likes Received:
    7,194
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Auckland New Zealand
    Grabs snacks... sits down to watch this one take shape... looking awesome!
  3. Jurien72

    Jurien72 Have Airbrush - Will Travel! Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Mar 30, 2017
    Messages:
    2,944
    Likes Received:
    2,920
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Somewhere in the U.S.
    Ooohhh... Bugatti :)
    jord001 and Jmoses77 like this.
  4. SiRoxx

    SiRoxx Party Boy UK Style Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2017
    Messages:
    4,108
    Likes Received:
    5,126
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Very pretty. I’m looking forward to the rest.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    jord001 likes this.
  5. Micha der Wolf

    Micha der Wolf Air-Valve Autobot! Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2015
    Messages:
    2,234
    Likes Received:
    4,495
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Germany
    Wow! I'm courios to the it finished!

    Gesendet von meinem SM-G390F mit Tapatalk
    jord001 likes this.
  6. [amw]

    [amw] Double Actioner

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2016
    Messages:
    51
    Likes Received:
    66
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Location:
    Cambridgeshire, UK
    For 'out of my comfort zone' it's going pretty well, I'd say :)
    jord001 and Jmoses77 like this.
  7. Jurien72

    Jurien72 Have Airbrush - Will Travel! Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Mar 30, 2017
    Messages:
    2,944
    Likes Received:
    2,920
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Somewhere in the U.S.
    I so wish I could paint a car...
    Tuffnutz and jord001 like this.
  8. Jmoses77

    Jmoses77 Double Actioner

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2016
    Messages:
    7
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    11
    Location:
    Greenland NH
    In my humble opinion cars are way easier than animals, no hair, fur, or feathers. It just takes many many layers of transparent paint to build up the colors and get them to actually look deep. But, you all know that already.
    jord001 likes this.
  9. jord001

    jord001 Air-Valve Autobot!

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2012
    Messages:
    5,171
    Likes Received:
    3,877
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Birmingham UK
    It looks great, the chrome on the headlamp is excellent, as is the rest at this stage. Keep at it, you will do fine even if your out of your comfort zone.

    Lee
    V-Twin and Jmoses77 like this.
  10. V-Twin

    V-Twin Mac-Valve Maestro! Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2018
    Messages:
    280
    Likes Received:
    533
    Trophy Points:
    91
    Location:
    United Kingdom
    As Lee said, the Chrome on that headlamp is amazing. Really looking forward to see how this one pads out.
  11. Jurien72

    Jurien72 Have Airbrush - Will Travel! Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Mar 30, 2017
    Messages:
    2,944
    Likes Received:
    2,920
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Somewhere in the U.S.
    Nope, I don't lol. Perhaps someday I will learn and paint awesome pictures of ocean liners and racecars! But for now I just gaze at the beautiful works on here and buy airbrushes when I can afford them :)
    Jmoses77 likes this.
  12. Jmoses77

    Jmoses77 Double Actioner

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2016
    Messages:
    7
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    11
    Location:
    Greenland NH
    Had a little time this weekend to do a little more work. I get to the point that I am really excited about working on it and I run out of time. Ahh to be independently wealthy and not have to go to work. I am going to tackle the grill next and am terrified. IMG_0363.jpg
  13. Tuffnutz

    Tuffnutz Mac-Valve Maestro! Very Likeable!

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    814
    Likes Received:
    2,834
    Trophy Points:
    91
    Location:
    Bridgend. South Wales. Uk.
    Go pick up a mini roller and some Hammerite and pop it on your bonnet and work your way around the rest. Wash out your roller after as it will go solid .:laugh::laugh::laugh::tired:
    V-Twin, SiRoxx and HellBird like this.
  14. Zackod

    Zackod Mac-Valve Maestro!

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2018
    Messages:
    195
    Likes Received:
    524
    Trophy Points:
    91
    Location:
    Adelaide, South Australia
    Looking fantastic. Love the colours
  15. CHÉRIE

    CHÉRIE Mac-Valve Maestro!

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2016
    Messages:
    684
    Likes Received:
    687
    Trophy Points:
    91
    Location:
    South Africa
  16. Mr.Micron

    Mr.Micron Royal pain in the air hose Admin

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2012
    Messages:
    17,181
    Likes Received:
    14,252
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Location:
    Bloomington,Indiana
    The chrome looks perfect and very nice work .
  17. theo-art

    theo-art Needle-chuck Ninja

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2013
    Messages:
    689
    Likes Received:
    449
    Trophy Points:
    61
    Location:
    netherlands.
    great work and the chrome looks awsome.

Share This Page