’12 Days of Paint Jobs’ celebrates the art of auto hoods

The people who paint cars in Maaco have had an opportunity to show off their artistic creativity while celebrating the holiday season as part of the “12 Days of Paintwork” competition hosted by NASCAR company and celebrity Kyle Petty.

“It’s one thing to add a wreath or antlers to your car to celebrate the season,” Maaco notes in his press release, “but the painters at Maaco take it to a whole new level with hood designs. on the theme of the holidays. “

LKQ, which recycles auto parts, donated the hoods for the contest.

Imagine the holiday spirit you could create drive around town with this on the front of your Camry, ”Petty quoted in the press release. “There are some really creative and talented painters at Maaco who developed these designs. I would love to have one to hang in my garage.

Petty reviewed creative entries from Maaco sites across the country to pick her favorites based on design, skill, and technique. The winners are: the following paragraph does not follow

Petty’s chooses from the starters Maaco stores across the country are No. 1, Maaco Burleson, Texas; No. 2, Maaco Kirkwood, Missouri; and # 3, Maaco Greenville in North Carolina.

“All of those paint schemes were amazing,” he added. “You can tell from the detailed designs and incredible technique that it took over 12 days to paint these hoods!

“I chose the Maaco Greenville hood because of its excellent ghosting technique with the stars and treeline. I chose the Maaco Kirkwood Entrance because it told the story of coming home for Christmas. And I picked the winner, Maaco Burleson because of the details of Santa’s workshop – and he featured my favorite paint color, Petty Blue!

Helmuth Mayer, owner / operator of Maaco Burleson offers a ‘special thanks to Monique Hayes, Mary Acly and Roy Robles, who spent several hours on this vacation hood. As a locally owned and operated company, we’re a tight-knit team, so it’s always exciting when we get the chance to have fun together outside of the company.

Maaco has more than 400 franchised outlets in the United States and Canada.

Clifton L. Boyd