Welcome to Basic AirBrushing

Approximately 70% of all airbrushes languish in cupboards and draws unused because the owners do not know how to use them and maintain them.

WE will teach you HOW.

If you are just starting or someone with a little experience we have the courses for you.

When we started teaching Airbrushing, the first thing we would hear from potential students was



Airbrushing now is relatively inexpensive but before you spend a cent, we offer this course with all materials and equipment supplied.

Run by teachers with over 20 years experience in a wide range of airbrush applications.

to return to 'Cutting Edge Models' or have a look at what else we have to offer.

Einstein Airbrushed Portrait

You can use these basic skills for:

  • Model Making
  • Artwork
  • Tattoos
  • Textiles
  • Auto-body
  • Make up.

The Coarses.

The Basic Coarse
The Coarse runs for 2.5 hours and covers all the basic information to get you started: maintenance, airsupply, tools, paints and 4 different practical tutorials....
PLUS you get a free CD ROM covering all aspects of the basic course.

The Intermediate Coarse
The Coarse runs for 3 hours and covers model making applications, including, highlights and shadow, dry-brushing, inking, pigments, dioramas and much more.....

The Portrait Coarse
The Coarse runs for 3 hours and covers all the steps in the making of a portrait.....

The cost of all the courses is $80 per person and runs from Gosford Hobbies on the Central Coast NSW.
PLUS you receive from Gosford Hobbies a 10% off selected airbrushing equipment (conditions apply).

Other option we offer:

  • WE CAN COME TO YOU. Minimum of 8-10 students required and transport cost apply.
  • I can teach individuals, one to one at my workshop in Narara for $150.
  • We can offer Corporate and business day session for you and your staff. Call for details.

Latest Projects

Audrey Hepburn Portrait

Audrey Hepburn

These examples are the latest images I have produced with an airbrush, For more please go to the Gallery.

John Wayne Portrait

John Wayne "The Duke".


Michael Bass
41 Gilda Drive, Narara, NSW 2250 Australia


+61(0)2 4328 3035



Please be aware that all coarse only run when we have the numbers to do so.
A deposit of $50 may be required.

PLEASE CLICK HERE to see the low prices Gosford Hobbies has to offer.

I also take on commissioned work, please email your requirements and I will send a quote.

Elizabeth Taylor Portrait

Young Elizabeth Taylor