Wayne Harrison creates custom Airbrushed Helmets – this one was created to support the Firefighter’s Climb for MND in 2018. It took 2 days to create, and was created to help raise much needed funds for Motor Neurone Disease Research. View the video below to see creation of the artwork and the final completed piece –
We are back with some updates! It has been a busy couple of months and we have plenty of work to share with you. Katy Perry Car – Shortly after the Today Tonight feature on the Pink tribute car, Joanne was interviewed for another Today Tonight spot in which she presented her Katy Perry car. The car was fully freehand airbrushed by Wayne who was also interviewed for the spot. Click below to watch – Wall Murals – This gallery […]
We are excited to show you a video of our feature spot on Today Tonight! Joanne was interviewed for this spot and presented her Pink car which was fully airbrushed by Wayne, including the older model and also the airbrushed Pink guitar. Click below to watch, and we hope you enjoy the video as much as we do!
Wayne has been busy over the last few weeks completing several different projects, which we’d like to share with you today with information and galleries on each one. From airbrushing fine art, to guitars, trucks, helmets, horse trailer and wall mural, it has been great enjoyment to work on all of these projects. Check them out below – General Gallery – “The Vandal” – A fine art piece depicting a panel van, which was painted on a panel and framed. This […]
VIP – Special Guest Wayne Harrison @ 43rd Australia Van Nationals, Barmera Thank you to Tony & Julie Collier who invited Wayne as VIP special guest in honour of his 40 years of dedication to the Art of Airbrushing Panel Vans and to feature his work on the “Timeless” panel van. Wayne first started airbrushing panel vans in 1978 under the name “Fantasy Murals”, located in Blacktown and was well known to all. Sue Kelly is the proud owner of […]
We’re back! Firstly we hope everyone had a great time over the Christmas period and holidays, and we are excited to share news and updates with you as we go forward into 2018. Our head artist Wayne will be dividing his time between Penrith and Perth to a greater extent this year, so bookings will be required in advance for all projects. Casual Evening Penrith classes will also commence along with Perth including new projects and new training programs, as well as […]
Merry Christmas 2017! We wish everyone the best for the upcoming holidays next month, and hope our loyal clients and customers have a safe and prosperous Christmas and New Year. Thank you for supporting us and making it a great 2017! We’d also like to inform everyone of our shopfront and online closing dates over this period for our Airbrush Shop, whether you are thinking of purchasing a gift for someone, or plan to pick up something for yourself. The dates are as follows – […]
Advanced Airbrush has had a facelift, with a new look and colour scheme to the building and new signage. We hope you like it! Dru Blair 2017 It’s time to pay deposits and confirm your places in the Dru Blair 2017 workshop. You can follow the link HERE to book into the Penrith (Sydney) or Rockingham (Perth) workshop. This is a HUGE opportunity to learn from one of the best in the industry. Dru’s classes are run around the world and Advanced […]
Firstly, we would like to inform everyone that our opening times have changed this month. From 17th – 24th of July, please be aware of the following: Monday – 9:30 to 4:30 Tuesday – Closed Wednesday – 9:30 to 4:30 Thursday – Closed Friday – 9:30 to 4:30 Saturday & Sunday – Closed On Tuesday the 25th our opening times return to normal. In other news, we have 2-day and 7-day workshops in Penrith from the 30th of September, and a 5-day […]
At Advanced Airbrush, our artists Wayne and Ryan have been busy as usual, completing many different types of work. Some of our most recent work is the completion of an airbrushed boat, and also a Pink tribute car which has been in the works for some time. Enjoy our sample gallery below. We also performed some body painting for the State of Origin 2017. We will be adding more videos to our site soon with our artists airbrushing in action, […]
We’d like to announce some new additions to our Airbrush Shop – we are always expanding our product range and would like to give you a more detailed look at some of the latest products we’ve added. SharpenAir The first and only hand-held device that is designed specifically for repairing bent and damaged airbrush fluid needles. The concept and design was created by an airbrush artist especially for the airbrushing community. SharpenAir works by utilizing multiple angles allowing your damaged needle […]
This month Advanced Airbrush celebrates 25 years in business! We can’t believe it has been so long. We’ve met so many awesome people and made some lifelong friends. 25 years has brought so many memories, and we’d like to share some of them with you – In 1992, we began running our business from home in Erskine Park. Wayne Harrison, Principal Artist and Director, was already well known from the Panel Van era from his previous company “FANTASY MURALS” located in Blacktown. […]
We’re back! Advanced Airbrush has been closed most of January as we prepared for the year ahead of us. Wayne and Jo have been in Perth throughout this month, setting up new opportunities for the expansion of Advanced Airbrush in Perth. Wayne has been busy as always – completing many jobs including helmets, cars, artwork and more, as well as participating in the MotorVation car show in Perth. We have plenty of news and content to share with you so please […]
We’d like to give all our clients peace of mind and address the rumours of Advanced Airbrush closing in Penrith. Let us definitively state that we are NOT closing down – Wayne Harrison is still (and will continue to be) head operator of Advanced Airbrush in Penrith. Wayne will however be continuing work in both Penrith and Perth, so bookings will be essential for any work you would like done. Again, our recent work in Perth is simply an expansion […]
Merry Christmas from the team at Advanced Airbrush! Firstly we would like to sincerely thank everyone for their support throughout a great 2016. We’ve had many highlights this year – • Our successful recent trip to England, where Wayne was a special guest at Kustom Kulture Blast Off 2016, performing body painting and also running workshops with Del Stainton at The Custom Paint Shop at Bernard Castle. We are looking at returning to England and doing it all again in […]
In September, Wayne Harrison was a special guest at the 2016 Kustom Kulture Blast Off event in Lincolnshire, England. Jo & Wayne attended the show, and Wayne was also chosen to perform body painting at the event – a challenge Wayne would never turn down. It was great catching up with some awesome artists and Pinstripers including Giorgio Uccellini (below) and Bruce Wood (with whom we panel swapped). Del Stainton from The Custom Paint Shop (pictured below) also hosted 2 […]
We have some new additions to the Helmets gallery – you can check out a few of our Airbrushed Skydiving Helmets below. We are constantly updating our galleries and have many new additions coming; stay tuned for more images of our recent work.
Wayne Harrison will be attending the KBBO show in England and hosting Airbrush Courses – please view details for the event HERE. As a result, Advanced Airbrush will be closed during this time. Some urgent work can be done via email and booking, as our team member Ryan will be available. However our office will be closed from 22nd August to 14th September. We apologise for any inconvenience. Wayne Harrison is also teaching at Del’s shop Custom Paints Shop – […]
We have a new high quality brochure available for download and print, 2-page A4-size with information and examples of our work. Click HERE to download it in PDF format. More brochures will also be coming soon.
Advanced Airbrush & Airbrush Shop are proud to host renowned international artist DRU BLAIR for his 3rd SYDNEY and 1st ever PERTH workshops in Nov/Dec 2016. Only requires a deposit to secure your place – Limited places left for all 3 workshops. Contact us HERE for more information and to book your place, or call 1300 733 165.
Wayne has now started his wife Jo’s PINK tribute car – here is the bonnet of the car in production. Wayne used the Iwata micron airbrush and totally freehand airbrushed the portrait. Using a combination of Trident, DNA and specialty crystals and pearls, Wayne has truly brought this image alive. Click the arrows to scroll through more pictures.
Wayne was very honoured and privileged to have had the chance to meet with Chip Foose last week at 3M, with the launch of their new training centre. Wayne posted on Facebook for his fans to suggest some questions we could ask Chip during this meeting. In this video you will see him address these questions. Wayne also brings up a funny experience he had with one of Chip’s closest friends. See the clip hear his answers. One question that also interested Wayne was Chip […]
Waynes visit to Perth last week was a hit. Wayne and Joanne put on a great display at Bunbury TAFE – Airbrushing a bonnet for the TAFE and talking to students and visitors. Wayne airbrushed this car and Dave from RD motorcycles custom paint finished it with high end clear. Wayne also flew to Cairns and completed another plane for boarder security. Last weekend he also held a 3 day workshop for beginner and advanced students.
We are proud to announce Wayne Harrison (owner) has just received the TAE Certificate IV in Training & Assessing. This now comes at a time that Advanced Airbrush is about to launch its new training programmes. Within the month you will see the new additions to the workshops – new projects, new times, dates & teachers. You will have more control over what you learn. Stay tuned for more details soon.
We would love to get your feedback on our new site and also our new, upcoming workshops. Which workshop would you be interested? eg. Hobby, Automative, Cake, Body Painting. All levels of projects to be announced as well as working with different teachers – bigger variety, more choices. A dedicated blog will also be coming shortly. If you’d like more info on our workshop sources, please click here