How to Custom Paint Your Car (Motorbooks Workshop Series)
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How to Custom Paint Your Car (Motorbooks Workshop Series)

by JoAnn Bortles
     
 

ISBN-10: 0760323119

ISBN-13: 9780760323113

Pub. Date: 05/15/2006

Publisher: Motorbooks

For custom car builders today, one of the biggest expenses—and a make-or-break features of the build—is the paint job. Now, with the expert help of one of the country’s top custom painters, readers can learn to custom paint their own cars, from design to finishing touches. With the attention to detail and keen sense of style that have made her the

Overview

For custom car builders today, one of the biggest expenses—and a make-or-break features of the build—is the paint job. Now, with the expert help of one of the country’s top custom painters, readers can learn to custom paint their own cars, from design to finishing touches. With the attention to detail and keen sense of style that have made her the most sought-after custom painter working today, JoAnn Bortles offers step-by-step instructions for achieving that professional look at home. Her book provides detailed advice on every step from basecoating to artwork and airbrushing to clearcoating and troubleshooting, with special emphasis on designing and executing elaborate paint schemes such as flames, skulls, murals, and pin striping. Clearly written and amply illustrated, this is the ultimate how-to-custom-paint guide. Also contains an excellent chapter on realistic flames as featured on the book's cover.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760323113
Publisher:
Motorbooks
Publication date:
05/15/2006
Series:
Motorbooks Workshop Series
Edition description:
First
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.63(h) x 0.25(d)

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