AIRBRUSHED & HAND PAINTED UTILITY TRUCK--- Click on the pictures to the right to see enlargement details
CHROME AIRBRUSH LETTERING
Gary has developed his own special technique for creating chrome with an Airbrush. It is really super realistic!
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CHROMED AIRBRUSH LETTERING on doors & Airbrushed Real Fire on the hood
Chromed Airbrush Lettering on the truck doors
DETAIL - Chromed Airbrush Lettering
HAND PAINTED PERIOD CORRECT "PATINA" STYLE LETTERING
An unrestored- original paint - 1929 Model "A" Ford
1 & a half ton pickup
was donated to a motorcyle museum in North Carolina.
The donator wanted the lettering to look as though it had been lettered in 1929.
Gary hand lettered & pinstriped the doors in period correct lettering & then gave it a worn "patina"
Hand Painted period correct, worn "patina" lettering
1929 Model "A" Ford with hand painted lettering
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Front loading cement mixer with AIRBRUSH LETTERING & FLAMES
D&A Sand & Gravel likes their trucks to look good & patriotic.
Gary has been LETTERING their fleet of trucks since 1990. Each truck is artistically different to some degree. AIRBRUSHED LETTERING with a urithane clear coat protects the lettering from the cement acids & continued everyday washing. The very first lettering job still looks new today.
Engine cover DETAIL
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Patriotic curved LETTERING
DETAIL curved logo
Curved door lettering
RACE CAR LETTERING
The only Ford to be sponsored by the famous Motion Performance speed shop of the '60s & 70's was the Mustang, the "HUGGER MUGGER." GARY, "THE LOCAL BRUSH" was the go to guy, for race car lettering on Long Island & lettered all of the Motion race cars. Gary hand lettered the Mustang in 1967 & after a long restoration project, just re-lettered it again in 2010, exactly as it was originally.
Racing at National Speedway 1967
Originally hand LETTERED by Gary in 1967 & he re-LETTERED it again in 2010
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Gary LETTERED & AIRBRUSHED the "WWP" race car
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Remember the 1960's hit TV show, THE MUNSTERS?
The very popular car of that show, "DRAGULA" built by George Barris was just restored on Long Island, New York, by Andy Perillo of New York Custom Coach. Gary was asked by Andy to reproduce the exact Lettering that was on the original car & to Airbrush the marble grill for the car. (actually Grandpa Dracula's tombstone)
Grampa Munster in Dragula Signed by Al Lewis & Gary