|Apply a liberal coat of whatever color you want your stripes to be.|
|then drink a beer or cider.|
|Then apply foil. Or was it drink another beer, wait for green paint to dry, THEN apply the foil??|
|explains the shoddy workmanship I guess. But by now you're down half a pack of cider or beer, as well as half a can of green paint....must be the beer.|
|lay out in a herringbone formation. then, after drinking another beer, apply the "actual" top coat. The foil will mostly adhere to the shape of the vehicle's details and you can cover the body with the paint topcoat.|
As stated before, it's not perfect, but it beats shelling out all that money to buy an airbrush. Hope you all like. Would love to hear your stories for applying vehicle or troop camo. Seems to be my fascination at the moment.