Grex Food Decorating Video Series

Update - August 10, 2011 - New video up. Spraying Realistic Fire with Cocoa Butter. Debuted at ICES 2011.

Update - August 2, 2011 - Three new bonus episodes now available.

This Grex video series is produced with the purpose of expanding techniques in airbrushing to the food decorating industry. Witnessing some of the recent innovative approaches in the past several years, Grex Airbrush believes it can contribute to the growth of airbrush applications in this industry by leveraging on the expertise of cross disciplinary artists they work with.

This is a FIVE PART series and each episode will be released in one month intervals beginning in May 2011.


1. Getting to Know the Airbrush

2. Choosing an Air Source

3. Setting Up Your Work Area

4. Exploring Color

5. Surfaces and Airbrushing Tips

6. Using Stencils and Shields (Bonus)

7. Catching Paint with Molded Objects (Bonus)

8. Airbrushing with Cocoa Butter (Bonus)

9. Spraying Realistic Fire with Cocoa Butter (Bonus)

1. Getting to Know the Airbrush

The first of these videos is currently online. This is an introduction to the airbrush as a versatile tool and helps build the necessary terminology to understand the following videos which will focus more on technique and application. It serves as a perfect starting point for artist new to airbrushing. But it also offers a simple technical understanding for artists that have little to some familiarity.