Liquid Colour Designs custom paint shop and studio is located in the village of Ballycarry, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland. Growing in reputation, this award winning company has now gained the attention and recognition of many top professionals from the Motorsports industry worldwide such as Kris Meeke, Martin and Alex Brundle and Edward Jones Indy Lights 2016 Champion. We are very proud to be named House of Kolor Prestigious Painter award for 2017 and are looking forward to yet another successful year.
As Northern Irelands’ leading full time custom paint company we paint helmets for professional sports people, including Road Racing NW200 & IoM TT, British Superbike, World Endurance Racing teams, World Rally Teams such as Citroen Racing, Karting, Formula’s, LeMans, closed cockpit, Single seat, Water sports, Stunt Drivers, Pilots and most importantly, you.
LCD can also provide a varied scope of custom paint work and design for any need. The following areas are just some of the work that we can undertake:
Cars and Trucks Full Custom Paint
Murals for Pubs/Nightclubs/Shops/Kids Bedrooms
Helicopters and aircrafts
Fine Art and all surfaces
At LCD we ensure that every customer gets the personal touch. Our attention to detail and ability to listen to our clients ideas has ensured that our business has become the principal and most respected full-time custom paint and airbrush design workshop/studio in Northern Ireland. Start the process by completing the Enquiry form and we will arrange a consultation.
Iain G. Baldwin
Iain grew up in the small seaside town of Scarborough, North Yorkshire, where there was always the annual influence of bikers and scooter's riding about the town showing off their custom paint work and airbrush detail designs. Watching in awe motorcycle legends, such as Barry Sheene and other amazing greats such as Joey Dunlop race at Oliver's Mount, Iain would spend hours and hours looking at the different bikes parked up outside, and was influenced by some of the amazing artwork on display. The UK Custom Paint & Airbrush, Grafitti scene was becoming massive and fuelled the start of Iain's interest into airbrush and custom paint & Grafitti art.
At a young age Iain found himself becoming involved in grafitti art and was painting/spraying art for small projects. Then, after spending many years travelling seeing great art and custom paint from all aspects, Iain realised that he wanted to put his talent and love of art to good use. Liquid Colour Design was born!
Iain has been afforded great training opportunities such as being shown some of the many different techniques of airbrushing and custom painting from top European Airbrush and Custom Painters such as the World Famous Dru Blair.
Matt is the designer behind PIXELTHIRTEEN. Since 2006 he worked as graphic designer. Most of the time in his own company but also as art director for a marketing company. His passion is the motorsport, especially the graphic part of the business. In 2014 he starts the cooperation with LCD.
The goal was a combination of our different parts of motorsport business. The canvas is a helmet, a race car, team clothing or whatever.
Trainee Airbrush Artist
David originally started out his career as a trainee airbrush artist when he left school, being hand picked out of a group of art students to work for a prestigious company.
After many years working out of the industry he has now returned and has joined the LCD team. With his eye for detail and his hard working ethic he hopes to be a part of our team for many years to come.
At our location in Ballycarry in Co Antrim, LCD has an eco-friendly workshop and high quality 3 phase electric cross draft spray-booth and extraction with prep area. All images are transferred through iCloud, saving print material and lowering cost. With the use of large screen transferred images, designs worked on can be seen in both studio and prep area. When you visit we are happy to demonstrate the painting and prep process for your project. The promises here are second to none enabling us to deliver high quality finished products.
Across the courtyard in a separate purpose built studio we have our office and design area which we use to meet with our clients. We use this amazing space to create the incredible design and lay them out onto the helmets. We would be very happy to meet you here for your consultation, complimetary tea ore coffee provided.
We also hold stock as Autorised helmet agents for the following manufacturers: Arai, Bell Racing, Stilo, Sparco, Stand21 as well as most Main stream motorcycle helmets.
Please note we usally carry ex-display helmets which can be purchased, please enquire during your visit.