Dos-Donts — U.S. Art Supply

Do's & Don'ts

Here are just a couple of things that you Do and Don’t want to do during airbrushing, that might help you make Airbrushing a little more enjoyable.

  • Although Acrylic paint is non toxic, always spray in a ventilated area.
  • Always wear a protective mask while Airbrushing any type of paint.
  • When spraying Urethane paints, always wear a OSHA approved respirator inside a certified spray booth
  • Never leave paint in the Airbrush
  • Do not use gasoline as a cleaner
  • Do not use abrasives to clean Airbrush parts (Steel wool, Brilo pads, sand paper...etc)
  • Always use the appropriate reducers and cleaners
  • For Acrylic Paints use Water or Urethane
  • For Food Coloring Paints use Water