Great Book of Woodburning

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Fox Chapel Pub., 2006 - Crafts & Hobbies - 191 pages
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Pyrography Techniques, Patterns, & Projects For All Skill Levels Nationally-known artist Lora Irish reveals her secrets in this complete woodburning resource. Beginner and advanced pyrographers alike benefit from the 30 original traceable line patterns and the clear step-by-step instructions. An inspiring full-color gallery illustrates the beauty of her finished projects. Inside The Great Book of Woodburning You'll Find: -Exercises to Master Temperature, Stroke, Texture and Layering -Methods to Judge Depth of Color and Tonal Values -Chapters on Equipment, Surface Selection and Finishing Techniques

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Great Woodburning Book

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If you are thinking of becoming a pyrography artist or already are and want to improve, this is the book. It is extremely well written and illustrated. I have been burning for three years and find I ... Read full review

excellent!

User Review  - brendalsalt - Overstock.com

This is such an informative book.It give you the all info you need to get the illusion of depth in your art work. I am a self taught gourd artist and it was so very helpful for me to get that added ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Lora S. Irish is a nationally known artist and the author of Great Book of Dragon Patterns, Great Book of Fairy Patterns, Landscapes in Relief, North American Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw, Wildlife Carving in Relief, and World Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw. She lives in Mt. Airy, Maryland.

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