Photo of a 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am (Bandit)

Bandit

1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am


 

Share this Album (what’s this?)

Photos in the “Air brushed 79'TA Bird” Album

Description: See some of the steps involved in creating your own bird and custom lettering
By: unique79ta
Filed under: 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am (Bandit)
Number of photos: 30
Updated: Thu Jun 26, 2008 10:07 pm
Trophies: 128 total
 

  • Page 1 of 2:
  • 1
  • 2
  • >
  • Last >>
  • Photos 1 – 21 of 30

Album photo 0
Finished Bird
Trophies: 6
14 comments
Album photo 1
"Bandit" with original bird. Previous owner repainted around...
Trophies: 4
2 comments
Album photo 2
Bandit in paint booth
Trophies: 4
2 comments
 
Album photo 3
Draw bird on "Sticky Mickey". Cut out, then apply background,...
Trophies: 2
1 comment
Album photo 4
Sail bird-head and beak
Trophies: 4
1 comment
Album photo 5
Sail bird - peel off body
Trophies: 4
1 comment
 
Album photo 6
Air brush body and every other feather, shade edges
Trophies: 5
2 comments
Album photo 7
Replace pattern on silver feathers, pull back oppisite ones, paint...
Trophies: 4
1 comment
Album photo 8
Remove all of bird template. Blend edges
Trophies: 4
1 comment
 
Album photo 9
Finished sail panel bird.
Trophies: 4
2 comments
Album photo 10
Closeup of finished bird. Same bird painted on interior sail panels.
Trophies: 6
5 comments
Album photo 11
"Bandit" before hood bird.
Trophies: 4
1 comment
 
Album photo 12
Practice panel with original bird pattern-decided it needed some...
Trophies: 4
1 comment
Album photo 13
Practice modified head. Decided to modify flame also.
Trophies: 5
3 comments
Album photo 14
I make a full size template on paper first. Because I am afraid to...
Trophies: 4
2 comments
 
Album photo 15
Mask off background
Trophies: 4
2 comments
Album photo 16
After entire pattern is reassembled onto hood, remove, then paint...
Trophies: 4
1 comment
Album photo 17
Peel off individual pieces of flame revealingfirst areas. Paint...
Trophies: 5
3 comments
 
Album photo 18
Peel off border around body, paint silver. Replace border.
Trophies: 4
1 comment
Album photo 19
Remove body, mask off head, paint body
Trophies: 4
1 comment
Album photo 20
Feathers are 5 different shades-some a combination of two shades or...
Trophies: 4
2 comments
 

  • Page 1 of 2:
  • 1
  • 2
  • >
  • Last >>
  • Photos 1 – 21 of 30