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Basic Airbrushing Lesson Offer Conficence to Aspiring Artist

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

AIRBRUSH LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS PROVIDE CONFIDENCE TO CREATE Houston, Texas: I have had a few students seeking to learn airbrushing; They come to me with a lot of questions that they cannot put into words because they do not know what they want to ask” says airbrush instructor Airbrush artist Ray Gatica in the Houston Texas area, offers lessons for beginners...

Artist Wishes To Share Chidlren's Story With Families

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Parenting

ARTIST/AUTHOR WISHES TO SHARE STORY WITH FAMILIES Children's Story May Help Ease Sibling Rivalry NOTE: The Official Baby Watcher™, The OBW™ and The Lil Baby Watcher™ are all one and same, The trade names are used interchangeably   Artist, believes the story behind a conceptual artistic character has a lot to offer children and the family He believes the story can be used as a small tool to ease sibling rivalry and invites parents to a free download of the story with color illustration, at the character’s web site to read to their young children...

Children Character's Story May Help Ease Sibling Rivalry

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Family Concerns

“Fanciful” Children’s Character has a “Real” Propose and Mission Artist/author, Ray Gatica from Humble, wishes to share a children’s story with children The story is based on The Official Baby Watcher, (The Li’l Baby Watcher) character The author believes that it can be used to curb sibling rivalry and even inspire older siblings to take pride in helping watch over their younger baby brother or sister’s well being...

'The Official Baby Watcher' - The "Fanciful" Baby Watchman With A "Real" Purpose And Mission

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Short Stories

This is a story of a brave little misfit named Wob, and how he became a hero- of-a- different - sort From as far back as anyone can remember Wob sat on a high shelf in the baby’s room But, even though he was in the baby’s room he was not a stuffed, cuddly doll that the baby could hug or play with...

Airbrush Painting an Airplane Pin-Up Girl on Metal

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Recently we were hired, commissioned to airbrush paint pin up girl, airplane nose art piece on metal The piece was a simulated because we curved the metal piece to simulate a curved side of an airplane The client wanted a special painting for her husband, he had specifically wanted Pin Up girl, nose art like the ones seen in the old WWII war planes...

Faux Finish Techniques for the DO it Yourselfers

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Home Management

Houston, TX Hen it comes to faux and decorative painting, some lesser complicated techniques that most people, beginners can handle are sponging, colour washing, dragging, stippling and dry brushing Usually it is advisable to apply a clear top- coat to finish; this serves to add extra protection to the design and give an even sheen to the whole wall...

Art Deco Murals Make Large Conversation Pieces

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Art Deco Murals Make Large Conversational Pieces A client had contacted me a few years ago wanting to do a mural at her town home near the Post Oak/Galleria area, in Houston TX She really wasn't sure what she wanted She had interviewed a few artists for the project...

Birthday Party Airbrushing

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Entertainment

September 5, 2011 Houston TX and Surrounding Area:  AIRBRUSH MAGIC, is a new, unique entertainment idea for kids Birthday parties I came up with the name ‘Airbrush Magic’ when we did a demonstration for kids at Michaels in Humble, TX I decided to keep the name for this – since 'magic' and 'kids' go together...

Creative, Custom Interiors: Artist, Design Professionals Provide Wonderful Ideas For Home Décor

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Houston/Humble TX - Custom Interiors run the gamut and can include from big canvas art, and to three dimensional art, sculptors, murals, faux finishes, decorative painting and metallic ceiling painting; and just about any other things, ideas a client can come up with and can be created by the home owner or talented artisans, sculptors and craft persons There are an array of large design companies, along with smaller, independent design studios and artist that can help home owners bring their design ideas and visions to life Everything starts with the idea...

Introductory Airbrush Lesson

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Airbrush Artist Offers Introductory Airbrush Course/Lessons for Beginners Artist, Ray Gatica, gets calls from people who wish to learn airbrushing They come from different back grounds and different career paths I have had engineers, stay at home moms, art teachers and a variety of other life paths...

Artist Enjoys Making Clients Visions Come to Life

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Artist Enjoys Bringing Clients' Visions To Life Artists who freelance their talents often get asked to create custom works off a clients idea or vision Most artist take on the challenge and depending on their experience can lend themselves to achieving the goal for the client...

Leaded Glass Stain Repair Leads To New Direction For Artist

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Stain Glass Repair: Artist Takes New directions Humble TX, After recently been hired by a local leaded glass repair shop to match and repaint a small panel, to match what is part of a of a large 8' X 8 glass stain window of a church in Sugarland, TX And after having done the repair and having worked with the translucent paints used to simulate stain glass he got excited about the paints and is now creating glass stain art AAA Leaded Glass Repair, from Humble, Texas, repaired the broken glass section, then hired Gatica, an airbrush artist to come in a match the colors and paint pattern to the rest of the large window panel...

Airbrush Painting, Art Demonstration For Children

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Humble, TX - Airbrush artist is having an airbrush demonstration especially for children on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at the Michaels in Humble located at 19653, from 10:00-12:00 AM The artist will demonstrate his airbrush artistry for kids painting on T-shirts The first seven children to register that day will receive a free personalized airbrushed fun wear T-shirt...

Getting the Most From Your Graphics and Signage

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Business

Houston, TX: One of the worst mistakes businesses can do when having signs and graphics designed for them is having lettering that is hard to read or see, whether its because of undersized letters for the distance and height or exotic lettering that can not be deciphered quickly by intended, passing traffic When having signage and graphics designed make sure that the designer has the experience needed to advise and produce effective signage and graphics The bottom line is that if your graphics and signage are not performing effectively, you have wasted your money...

Creating Your Own Virtual Art Gallery: What You Need to Create Your Own Website

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Houston, TX: Via this article, we will cover what artist need and how to go about setting up a virtual gallery for themselves on the World Wide Web Artist can now have his or her very own galleries, even if it is on the Internet where it can be visited by virtually anyone any time We will cover from photographing the art to photo editing, and software needed to build a site, registering a domain to getting a web host service that will uploading the site via a web hosting service...

Losing a Pet - As the Path Wanes so Does the Pain

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Pets

Last March our dog, Chica died, after around six months of illness We had enjoyed her companionship for over thirteen years A loss of this sort can be pretty profound, as anyone who has ever owned and lost a beloved pet, would know – it hurts...

Artists Offer Atipical Investment Opportunities

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Business

Question: What do the following characters - Cabbage Patch, Barney-The Purple Dinosaur, and Pokemon have in common Answer: They are whimsical ideas that were developed into hot market phenomenons Now there is The Official Baby Watcher (The OBW)...

Artist Keeps Old Tradition of Hand Painting Large Gym, Architectural Graphics and Murals Alive

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Houston, TX: Large gym and architectural graphics are a specialty of Houston based commercial artist Ray Gatica When it comes to laying out and hand painting large gym graphics, the artist uses the old overhead projector and pouncing process which goes back to when big billboards and large architectural graphics and signs were hand painted by accomplished, talented artist who were employed by the likes of Eller Outdoor Co, and other, similar outdoor advertising companies...

Airbrushing For Fun and Profit

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Houston, TX: Airbrush artist Ray Gatica has been airbrushing for over thirty years When he started airbrushing back in the seventies in Phoenix, Arizona, back then before computers there was a lot of work and business for artist and airbrush artist For entrepreneur/artrepreneurs there was a lot of commercial signage, hand painted graphics work to go around and make a fun, decent living...

Life Imitates Art

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Being an artist and designer, I created a whimsical children’s character named “The Official Baby Watcher”, also known as “The Li’l Baby Watcher a few years ago The character is a fanciful little baby watchman, a guardian that watches over small children and babies, “in a fanciful way of course” It was created for a friend’s child - because I wanted to give the new baby a unique and significant gift with a purpose...

Making Mural Fantasies a Reality

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

There seems to be a growing trend towards people decorating large wall spaces converting what artist/muralist Ray Gatica calls, “nothing wall space” into something colorful, artistic and visually interesting “The days of the vast blank walls are over,” says Gatica, “options include faux painting techniques; prefabricated murals installed or, having a custom mural hand-painted by a commissioned artist The artist believes everyone has a fantasy mural they would like to have in their home or business...

Art Deco Appeals to Airbrush Artist & Muralist

Author: Ray Gatica

Category: Arts and Crafts

Houston based artist, Ray Gatica, enjoys hand-painting murals One of his specialties is doing large murals and canvas paintings, along with large architectural graphics and signage When given the go ahead to create what ever, he goes for the art deco style art...