Learning pyrography has never been easier with this comprehensive guide. Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish reveals her easy-to-learn methods for working in layers to obtain stunning results. Lora introduces you to many different aspects of burning, and guides you through small practice patterns so you can discover and apply all the techniques. Learn about pen tips, temperature settings, fill patterns, and everything else you need to burn interesting, textured, lifelike landscapes.Inside Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects you’ll find:• Complete guide to supplies, burning units, pen tips, pyrography media, safety, and more.• How to create practice boards for pen tip strokes, texture fills, landscape features, and architectural elements.• Four complete practice projects for a wide range of pyro techniques and effects.• Step-by-step project for a rustic Mail Pouch Tobacco-style barn.• Dozens of ready-to-use patterns for landscape scenes, with finished examples.
|Publisher:||Fox Chapel Publishing Company, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 18.30(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Lora S. Irish is an internationally known artist and author, whose acclaimed books include Great Book of Carving Patterns, Great Book of Celtic Patterns, Great Book of Dragon Patterns, Great Book of Tattoo Designs, The Official Vampire Artist's Handbook, Relief Carving Wood Spirits, World Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw, and many more. Fox Chapel Publishing has sold more than 500,000 copies of Irish's books. Lora is also a frequent contributor to Woodcarving Illustrated and to Scroll Saw Woodworking and Crafts magazines.