How do you get into custom paint jobs for cars and motorcycles?

I have no idea where to even start looking... But are there schools you go to? Is it an apprenticeship you take on with companies to learn the art? I am already an artist and am going to school for it, but much help would be appreciated!

Asked By: Kimberly B - 8/16/2011
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Most mural or custom work is done by airbrush, Practice... More
Answered By: Dan - 8/17/2011
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Local community colleges has basic paint and body classes, but I think you are more into airbrushing. College art classes may provide a good background. Get a degree in Art.
Answered By: Kenny - 8/16/2011
You should bring your portfolio of your past projects to any of the custom bike shops in your area. they can tell you from there if you have what it takes to do custom paint on a bike. They can put you in touch with local painters they work with as well. If you have never painted on metal, and are not familiar with... More
Answered By: aaron b - 8/16/2011
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