7 Easy Steps To A “Moving Checkers Pattern”

Pete Finlan aka Hot Dog Kustoms explains how he has perfected the moving checkers pattern aka basket weave.

Step by Step Moving Checkers Pattern

Spray your base & flake. Bury it with clear and sand flat, removing all texture. Don’t know how to spray flake? CLICK HERE

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Lay out tape (size of the tape dictates how big the checkers will be).

Using the tape as a guide, equally space your lines.

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Set the gun for 1-2″ pattern and go perpendicular across your tape. Spray your paint so that the edges leave a faded paint effect.

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Remove the tape
Apply tape over the areas that you just sprayed.

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Using the same fan pattern & same paint color spray between the lines that you had sprayed before.

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Remove all the tape. You’ve now got the pattern.

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Spray some shadowed effect around the edge, apply pinstriping (if you want) and then clear.

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