By George Dent

The airbrush is a vital instrument for modellers striving for professional-looking effects. it could actually enormously increase the standard of your modelling output, no matter if using a whole livery scheme or just mixing in parts of recent paintwork. an outstanding airbrush will supply exceptional degrees of end and consistency, in addition to the opportunity to create precise results akin to weathering and stencilling. This ebook unearths how somebody can use an airbrush successfully, only if a couple of uncomplicated ideas are undefined. all the helpful strategies are defined, besides a wealth of functional tips and particular recommendation on opting for a spraying set-up to check your personal wishes and price range. Covers cleansing and protecting the airbrush, 'tricks of the trade' and strategies compatible for a variety of topics, throughout all the well known scales.

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Follow Step 4, allowing the petals to overlap slightly. Trim off the excess ribbon from the center. Measure and Cut Ribbon width (RW) 46 Center: Color 1 Petals: Color 2 Cut 1 length 10RW. Cut 5 lengths 4RW. 1˝ 10˝ 4˝ 7/8˝ 83/4˝ 31/2˝ 3/4˝ 71/2˝ 3˝ 5/8˝ 61/4˝ 21/2˝ 1/2˝ 5˝ 2˝ 3/8˝ 33/4˝ 11/2˝ RIBBONWORK FLOWERS Tackstitch. Finished flower Cymbidium Measure and Cut Ribbon width (RW) Inner petals: Colors 1 and 2 Ribbon width (RW) Cut 3 lengths 4RW. Cymbidium with Slender Tip Leaf-L (page 115). Use same ribbon width for both outer petals and leaf.

SK ILL LE VEL: from the last folded edge; cut off the excess ribbon. 1/4˝ 9 11 Petal 1 7 3 5 Intermediate 12 10 8 6 4 2 Suggested Ribbon Woven or French wire ribbon with a soft, medium, or stiff hand, double-sided Amount Needed „„ Approximately 12 × width of project ribbon plus 1/2˝* Measure 3. Anchor knot the thread at Anchor knot. the beginning of the first fold. Gather stitch through both layers of ribbon along the selvage edge; loop over the edge. Repeat for the remaining selvage edges and the last visible edge.

Cut 5 lengths 4RW. 1˝ 10˝ 4˝ 7/8˝ 83/4˝ 31/2˝ 3/4˝ 71/2˝ 3˝ 5/8˝ 61/4˝ 21/2˝ 1/2˝ 5˝ 2˝ 3/8˝ 33/4˝ 11/2˝ RIBBONWORK FLOWERS Tackstitch. Finished flower Cymbidium Measure and Cut Ribbon width (RW) Inner petals: Colors 1 and 2 Ribbon width (RW) Cut 3 lengths 4RW. Cymbidium with Slender Tip Leaf-L (page 115). Use same ribbon width for both outer petals and leaf. ) Outer petals: Color 3 Cut 3 lengths 5RW. 1˝ and 7/8˝ 4˝ 7/8˝ 43/8˝ 7/8˝ and 3/4˝ 31/2˝ 3/4˝ 33/4˝ 3/4˝ and 5/8˝ 3˝ 5/8˝ 31/8˝ 5/8˝ and 1/2˝ 21/2˝ 1/2˝ 21/2˝ 1/2˝ and 3/8˝ 2˝ 3/8˝ 17/8˝ DIRECTIONS See General Directions (page 144), Box Fold Leaf or Petal (page 113), Simple Flower (page 116), and Rooftop Leaf or Petal (page 114).

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