Great Book of Woodburning
Published by Fox Chapel Publishing Co. Inc., East Petersburg PA USA
Extract from back cover of book:
I you want to experience the joy of creating stunning pyrography art, all you need is an inexpensive woodburning tool and the Great Book of Woodburning. In this fully illustrated, 200-page guide, nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish shares her expertise and reveals her secrets for crafting beautiful burned images from any drawing, pattern, or photograph. In no time, you'll be doing everything from shading to composition as you adorn furniture, jewelry, ornaments, greeting cards and much, much more.
In the Great Book of Woodburning, you'll discover:
- Skill-building exercises to help you master temperature, stroke, texture and layering
- Step-by-step instructions and more than 25 patterns for beginning, intermediate and advanced pyrographers
- Methods to help you judge the depth of color or tonal value for each area of your design
This book uses both solid and wire nib pyrography machine.
Photos - Colour
1: Woodburning Basics
3: Projects & Patterns