Pinstriping & Kustom Graphics Magazine covers all aspects of Kustom Art and Lifestyle, incorporating everything from Rockabilly to Steampunk & Tiki. PKG started life in 2006 as a modest single sheet newsletter to the growing UK Kustom Paint enthusiasts and is one of only a handful of magazines in the world to cover this specialist target market. PKG is published on a bi-monthly basis (6 times per year). Inside PKG you will find artist, airbrush & pinstriping features, hints & tips, step by steps and art supplies. We bring you Kustom and Lowbrow art, bodypainting & tattoo, lifestyle items and events, plus lots more to feed your Kustom Kulture addiction.
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December/January 2021/22 Issue #89
his issue of PKG magazine is filled to the brim with all the best artist and kustom info. Inside you will find features including the incredible airbrush skills of Joseph Gonzalez, the superb pieces of hyperrealism by Australia’s Zack O’Donohue) and see kustom art metal signage by Mandy Sczublewski – plus loads more! Immerse yourself in the world of kustom with reports from the Hot Rod Supernationals, and learn how to take your own work to the next level with how-tos by Mike Learn.
October/November 2021 Issue #88
It’s another amazing issue of PKG, crammed with all the best artist and kustom info. Feast yours eyes on features including the incredible lowbrow & tattoo art of Chad Sinkhown, the stunning engravings of Bruno Zammett (AKA Bruzz) and the skate deck glories by Kieryn Hyde – plus loads more! Immerse yourself in the world of kustom with reports from Dragstalgia & the Syracuse Nationals, and learn how to take your own work to the next level with our regular series of how-tos by Steve Chaszeyka and Mike Learn.
August/September 2021 Issue #87
Issue 87 is utterly jam-packed with everything you love about PKG: from steampunk art to classic pinstriping to fantastic how-to guides, we’ve got it all. Inside this time, find a special report on the Kustom Art Exhibition at the Butler Museum, Ohio, check out the Tamco Takeover 2 and get the lowdown on all that went on at the awesome Coast AirbrushRendezvous in Anaheim, CA.
June/July 2021 Issue #86
We are really spoiling you this issue with tutorials from Mike Learn (‘Not Yet’ how-to and his tutorial on the Grisaille effect which gives classic traditions a custom twist), Rod Fuchs (Here there be dragons) and the amazing Flavio Bosco from Italy with his custom beer keg.
Steve Chasyeka once again delves ‘Between the Lines’ to help all you budding pinstripers out there to hone your skills. We also had a chance to catch up with our old friend Del Stainton, who is fast becoming the UK’s most inventive entrepreneur. From Flake King to the new Vision Work Stations. Del is certainly one of the few in the UK actively producing innovative top class products for the airbrush fraternity worldwide. Enjoy!
April/May 2021 Issue #85
It’s another fantastic issue of Pinstriping and Kustom Graphics! This time we’re taking an awe-inspiring journey through Mike Learn’s stunning warbirds, Tim Wiegman shares his incredible youth leather craft and the 2nd Tamco Takeover is truly a sight to behold!
All this and much more inside, including our usual awesome tips, tricks and how-tos!
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December 2020/January 2021 Issue #83
Follow the yellow brick road for a marvellous journey through the best of kustom art, including pinstriping, airbrushing, lowbrow & more. We’ve got fantastic features from Twisted Pinstriping, Shannon Watts and Mickey Harris. This issue is a wild ride through the world of kustom and is stuffed to the brim with inspiration, ideas and tips. Follow along with Steven Nielsen’s metal butterfly creation guide, Steve Chaszeyka’s step-by-step guide, Airicons handy hints, and plenty more.
February/March 2021 Issue #84
Here come the girls! This awesome issue focuses on some of the most incredible female artists in the kustom world. Get inspired by amazing artists including Sophie Jacques from Frankenfreckle Kustoms, Marcia Izjerman and her stunningly detailed pieces, and Marissa Oosterlee’s magical ocean inspired art. This issue is completely rammed with inspiration, tips, news and more from the wonderful worlds of kustom, pinstriping and lowbrow.
October/November 2020 Issue #82
Issue 82 is a real stunner. Check out the the Tamco Takeover Special! Featuring some fantastic artists, inspirational pieces and the best step-by-step guides around. Check out the amazing metal sculptures of Steve Nielsen, the stunningly realistic airbrush portraits by Tony Durkan, and Sarah McCreeys incredible pop culture airbrush images. We’ve also got a fab how-to guide from maestro Giorgio Uccellini and can also find all of our brilliant regular features including Steve Chaszeyka’s step-by-step guide, Airicons handy hints, and plenty more.
August/September 2020 Issue #81
Our latest issue is rammed full with some of the most inspiring, quirky, kool kustom work you’ll see around! Come with us on a journey through Dave ‘Dakam’ Britton’s sci-fi pop culture pinstripe art, Alaix Ducoty’s dazzling metal flake, Georg Huber’s vivid, sun-soaked retro Americana scenes, and Tong Rising’s photorealistic movie character gallery!
The inspiration doesn’t stop there, you can also explore Bob Falconer’s steampunk fairytales, Younes Bouchlouch’s incredible airbrushing and a brilliant tiger step-by-step from Jamie Gladman! This comes along with all our fantastic regular features including Steve Chaszeyka’s step-by-step guide, Airicons handy hints, and plenty more.
April/May 2020 Issue #79
This gorgeous issue captures the true eclectic spirit of kustom and lowbrow kulture, featuring beauties such as Day of the Dead art, kustom game controllers, stunning guitar art, abalone shell work and tonnes more. Artists include the mega-talented: Shaun Hubbard, a tattoist with a unique eye for design, Brian Wilder, a pinstriper with a fab classic style, and Kris Dean, a photorealistic custom painter.
This comes along with all our fantastic regular features including Steve Chaszeyka’s step-by-step, Airicons handy hints on time-management, and much, much more!
June/July 2020 Issue #80
This fab new issue celebrates the wonderful work of kustom artists in Thailand! It takes a colourful ride through the cool, creative and crazy work these talented artists are doing, featuring maestros such as Sip Art Juti, Pele Debosco and Magoo Felix – and MANY, MANY more!
We’ve also got some gorgeous content from elsewhere in the world, including Tyler K. Smith’s intricate and outlandish pieces, and Shizo AKA Florian Klink’s skilful and beautiful pinstriping. This comes along with all our fantastic regular features including Steve Chaszeyka’s step-by-step, Airicons handy hints, and plenty more.
February/March 2020 Issue #78
Celebrate with us our 13th Anniversary edition. In celebrating all things kustom, our theme this issue is Guitar art from some of the words best, including the awesome Mike Learn, Freddy Villa, Pekka Mannermaa, Von M, Svee Wheeler and Ali Kat himself Dave Gartland.
Plus so much more, it is certainly a great way to launch into 2020 with amazing things to inspire your kustom and lowbrow addictions...
December 2019/ January 2020 Issue #77
How-to’s from Steve Chaszeyka, Liz Northrup and Quinn Chipman. TRIDENT Airbrush Paints reviews from independent testers, Svee writing with us again, expounding on the Iwata Kit. Vince Cabral’s ‘Sharpie art’ striking lowbrow art & sign painting on axes.
Pinstriping section with Amauri Shadow, Willy White Pinstriping & Brandon Shirley distinctive styles. The Arch Villain’s lowbrow monsters. Amazing Maxime Xavier & Andy Saunders stunning Ford Pop, & Jason Livery’s superb goalie masks. Be blown away by one day portraits of Nick Dampier. ‘Dark art’ of Ariel Castellaro, & surreal works of Rusty Sherrill.
October/November 2019 Issue #76
Metal Flake and Gold Leaf are gaining in popularity worldwide. In this edition you will find masters of the art with inspiring uses and designs. These include Paul ‘Flakey’ Thompson and Jinx with their amazing wall plaques, the master himself Sal Manzano and Jonothan Mercado with their spectacular lowrider styles, and not forgetting Steve Chaszeyka use of Gold Leaf in Pinstriping, and of course much much more...
August/September 2019 Issue #75
This issue we go eyeball to eyeball with the Kustom Kulture art work of Liz Northrup and check out some Moldy Creations sculptures that will have your teeth chattering! Prepare to be amazed by the photographic genius of Neil Grocholski and revel in the first part of our Gerald Mendez how to… whatever your taste there is plenty to keep you occupied!
Issue #74, June/July 2019 is a Helmet art special, which showcases the work of artists all over the globe. Our cover artist, Centaur Custom Paint, comes from Thailand and teaches us about the love Thai people have for kustom kulture. We also have great ‘How-To’ sections from our resident legend, Steve Chaszeyka and an extra special feature from Createx Colours.
Issue #73, April/May 2019 showcases the work of our cover artist Nick Lee from Counts Kustoms. We also have great ‘How-To’ articles from Gerald Mendez, and John Silverfox Hayes. Seth Jensen also shows us his Sharpie side. We have returning featured artist Alex Hamilton showing off his latest artwork and revealing the tools he uses to create his Pinstriping masterpieces. We have all this and so much more – don’t miss out on your copy today.
Issue #72, February/March 2019 This 12th Anniversary edition is packed full of inspirational art and artists, how to from Steve Chaszeyka for aspiring pinstripers, with a multi media Fridge project from Matt Beckner with airbrushing and pinstriping, plus the first part of the phenomenal Gerald Mendez Radiant Art. We take a look at the auto art of John Rowley, Andy Saunders’ latest kustom vehicle, and investigate some rotten apples! All this and so much more
Issue #71, December 2018 /January 2019 is a superb celebration of female artists from around the world.