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CUSTOM PAINT COURSES

Welcome to Skid Lidz Custom Paint Courses! We offer some exciting courses at out specialist workshop in Wokingham Berkshire 

We now are running a 1 day beginners course, an introduction into custom painting, all hands on, we get you painting and learning the tricks & techniques in this great 1 day course.

Our 2 day course is available on weekdays or weekends, you need no experience we will teach you how to custom paint, in 2 days you will paint 2 custom decks in the low rider style, Metalflake, Candy Paint, Hot Rod Flames!

 

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The 2 day course will be at our specialist paint workshop in Wokingham, Berkshire Uk, We adapt our courses to each individual depending on if your a beginner or someone with experience or full on sprayer, you need no artist skills, we will supply you with everything you need throughout the course & teach you the following skills

  • 1.  Prep Work

  • 2.  Setting out & Taping out designs

  • 3.  Introduction to airbrushing

  • 4.  Airbrush shading & tips & tricks

  • 5.  Types of airbrushes,spray guns, compressors, used by the professionals

  • 6.  Ideal setup for beginners

  • 7.  Airbrush control practice routines – Dots, Lines, Distancing, Blends etc.

  • 8.  Use of stencils

  • 9.  Flames

  • 10.  Different Paint use & types candy paint, metal flakes, 

  • 11.  Low Rider style effects

  • 12.  Airbrush care and tools needed to maintain your airbrush equipment

  • 13.  Special paint effects

  • 14.  Paint Techniques

  • 15.  Introduction to Gold & Silver Leaf

 

The course takes place in a relaxed environment in our specialist studio set up with full extraction and everything needed to custom paint, we have space to train upto 4-6 people at once but currently are working on a one to one basis, we find this benefits you much more as you have the full attention of the instructor throughout the day, Neil is on hand to show you some really cool tricks to get you designing and painting, we start with Skateboard shaped aluminium blanks, its a hands on course you will design your own board, pick colour combinations & paint everything yourself over the 2 days, at the end you will take away 2 cool boards of your work.

 

The course is great for beginners but is also suited to people with  experience to advanced painters , if you already paint but want to learn more about the custom scene the course will be very beneficial to you.

PRICES £500.00 PER PERSON FOR THE 2 DAYS

 

Lesson Start – 9am to 5pm

 

You will not need to bring anything with you as all equipment is provided. Refreshments will be provided during the day, soft drinks, tea/coffee lunch is provided also, sandwiches & a bag of crisps.

 

We are sponsored by various companies and a contact sheet will be given to you at the end of the course with all equipment needed to start up and also supplies such as paint & fine line tape, our sponsors offer you discounts after taking our courses.

If you have any questions about the day, please contact us before booking.

To book a course direct by phone please call Neil on 07980 691434

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In addition we will be also running the following courses: 

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PLEASE SUPPORT OUR COURSE SPONSORS

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