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Author Caldwell, Bruce, 1948-

Title How to paint flames / by Bruce Caldwell.

Imprint Minneapolis : Motorbooks, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    629.262 CAL 2011    Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 159 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
Series Motorbooks workshop
Motorbooks workshop.
Note Includes index.
Contents Hot ideas -- Color and contrast -- Taping techniques -- Surface prep -- Tools and tool techniques -- Paint products -- Flame painting basics -- Realistic flames -- Easy and inexpensive no-spray flames -- Primer and flames -- Ghost flames -- Pinstripe flames -- Tribal flames -- Scallops -- Special effects -- Finishing touches -- Flame idea showcase.
Summary "Custom paint jobs are more popular than ever, and no form of custom painting is "hotter" than the flame job. The newest styles, tools, and techniques are described and shown in this newest edition of the best-selling How to Paint Flames. This book explains how to design the best-looking flames for a particular vehicle, how to transfer that design to the vehicle, and how to apply the paint. The process of flame painting is broken into major steps so that the reader can go as far as they feel their skills and confidence will allow"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Automobiles -- Decoration.
Automobiles -- Customizing.
Flame in art.
ISBN 9780760341360 (pbk.)

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