The Art of Woodburning
Pyrography Projects, Techniques and Inspiration
Daniel Wright's uses easy-to-follow step-by-step photographs and unique projects to demonstrate many exciting methods and traditional ways of woodburning to create myriad patterns, pictures and motifs including landscapes, trees, flowers, animals and buildings.
Information is included on the types of wood to use, how to prepare surfaces, working with the grain and enhancing designs. He goes on to illustrate shading and faux marquetry, and there's a section on using photographs and sketches to produce your own designs. With each new technique, a project is introduced to help you learn and explore your new skill from burning your own chessboard to a stunning fairytale stool design for your little one's bedroom.
Finally, advice and demonstrations are provided on decorating old wooden objects, revitalizing much-loved pieces by working patterns into their worn, textured surfaces. This book will inspire, entertain and instruct you, whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced pyrographer.
Size290 x 215mm