Learn to Airbrush 1  (Winter 2019)   (no prerequisite)                                                                                       Cost: $215.00

8 sessions, 20 hours of training

Class sessions meet Monday & Wednesday                                                                                                                  6:00-8:30 PM

Class dates: 1/7, 1/9, 1/14/ 1/16, 1/23, 1/29, 1/31, 2/4  (no class 1/21)

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In this class, you will learn the foundational basic techniques to begin mastering the art of airbrushing.  Artist Brian Ashley has over 35 years of airbrush knowledge, and will guide you with a “hands-on” teaching method.  You will learn everything regarding equipment knowledge, paint mixtures, spraying, fading techniques, and much more.

Learn to Airbrush 2  (Winter 2019)   (prerequisite Airbrush 1)                                                                           Cost: $215.00

8 sessions, 20 hours of training                                                                                                                                                        Class sessions meet Monday & Wednesday                                                                                                                  6:00-8:30 PM

Class dates:  2/11, 2/13, 2/25, 2/27, 3/4, 3/6, 3/11, 3/13  (no class 2/18, 2/20


In this class, you will be introduced to the use of color.  You will learn how colors mix, and create a picture using an 18” x 24” aluminum panel (included). You will put your skills to use with highlight and shadowing techniques, and learn how to create dimension in your airbrushing. 


Learn to Airbrush 3  (Winter 2019)   (prerequisite Airbrush 2)                                                                          Cost: $215.00

8 sessions, 20 hours of training                                                                                                                                                        Class sessions meet Monday & Wednesday                                                                                                                 6:00-8:30 PM

Class dates:  3/18, 3/20, 4/1, 4/3, 4,8, 4/10, 4/15, 4/17  (no class 3/25, 3/27)


Now you are ready to take a walk on the wild side!  Next, we’ll learn how to create realistic rips and tears, with an amazing 3-D realism that you’ll have to see to believe. You will also master traditional flames and lightning bolts, that are just waiting to be added to that vehicle you’ve always wanted to customize. You will acquire knowledge that is necessary and valuable to become  a custom auto airbrush artist.

Winter/Spring 2019 Specialty classes offered:

 


Realistic Flames  (prerequisite of Airbrush 1,2,3)                                                                                                  Cost: $365.00

​12 sessions, 30 hours of training                                                                                                                                                         Class sessions meet Tuesday & Thursday                                                                                                                   6:00-8:30 PM

Class dates: 1/8, 1/10, 1/15, 1/17, 1/22, 1/24, 1/29, 1/31, 2/5, 2/7, 2/12, 2/14


​Realistic Flames are one of the most admired graphics today!  You'll learn the highly detailed method of layering and applying these flames, and the use of candy colors to make them sizzle.  Once you learn and perfect this technique, you'll be able to flame your vehicle, motorcycle and more. This very interactive and hands-on class experience will give you a total of 30 hours actual class time, working directly with the artist.


Auto Pinstriping and Lettering  (no prerequisite)                                                                                              Cost: $215.00

8 sessions, 20 hours of training

Class sessions meet Tuesday & Thursday                                                                                                                   6:00-8:30 PM

Class dates:  2/26, 2/28, 3/5, 3/7, 3/12, 3/14, 3/19, 3/21


In this class, you will be introduced to the custom art of pinstriping and lettering.  You will work with the styles and techniques needed to create a professionally designed sign, using your new lettering skills on vehicles, sign boards and posters. In pinstriping, you will work with the old school techniques that the icons of the 1950's used to customize their rods. Brian will instruct you with the hands-on teaching method of VonDutch and Big Daddy Roth.  You can use your new skills to customize helmets, motorcycles, mailboxes and vehicles!


Primer to Polish Out  (no prerequisite)                                                                                                                 Cost:  $215.00

8 sessions, 20 hours of training

Class sessions meet Tuesday & Thursday                                                                                                                   6:00-8:30 PM

Class dates:  4/2, 4/4, 4/9, 4/11, 4/16, 4/18, 4/23, 4/25


In this class, you'll work with how to prep a surface, proper use of body filler and primers, spraying base coat, and finalizing with clear coat. You will complete the session with hands-on learning of the proper way to wet sand and wheel to bring the surface to a highly polished finished product.  All applications are actual body shop methods and the supplies they use.


Brian will teach you techniques in an easy-to-understand method from basic fading to custom blending candy colors. Whether you are a beginner or a pro, you will learn how to achieve professional results in this step-by-step "hands on" individualized training. 

All supplies are included.  Students are encouraged to bring a charcoal activated mask.

Register Now for Winter 2019 Davison High School Enrichment Classes! 

Ages 16 to adult.

​Class size limited to10 students. All supplies are included.

Learn To Airbrush

Register now for

Winter 2019 Airbrush Classes

*Gift certificates are available!  Let us know if you are giving this as a gift!

Davison Community Schools

1490 North Oak Rd.

Davison, MI.  48423


Classes held at

Davison Alternative Education Building  Room 113

For more information, Contact Rachel at ​810.591.0175


To register, click the button below, then "Adult Programs",  "Specialty Courses"