Pyrography Basics

Techniques and Exercises for Beginners
Author(s): Lora S. Irish
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 2014
Product Number: EB00769665
Released: Oct 02, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781607651574
Publisher: Design Originals
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Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish makes it easy for beginners to learn the creative craft of woodburning in Pyrography Basics. All that aspiring beginners need is this book and an inexpensive woodburning tool to start adorning wood, gourds, leather, paper and more with beautifully burned images and patterns. The author provides a thorough introduction to basic tools, materials and techniques. Readers learn how to set up a practice board to experiment with strokes and settings before moving on to working projects with confidence. Six skill-building projects provide step-by-step exercises in using temperature, time, layering, and texturing to create artistic tonal values.