The Complete PyrographyBook - 2014
Get fired up and learn the latest! Whether you're new to pyrography or a skilled artisan, you'll want this newest edition of Stephen Poole's bestseller, The Complete Pyrography. It is the go-to resource for learning the latest on the craft and includes features on the best pyrography artisans and an extensive gallery of their artwork.
All new, and completely revised. This bestselling, classic resource and reference book is better than ever and a must-have for anyone interested in this popular craft. It covers all this and more:Improved best practices Required materials and equipment for creating "burnt wood art decoration" An inspiring collection of artwork depicted in stunning color photographs Invaluable tips on how to display and market your art for sale
In-depth coverage of must-know topics. The Complete Pyrography provides you with expert guidance on new techniques, proven methods, and practical information for creating your own special brand of burnt-wood art. You'll get a complete overview, including:A history of pyrography How-to techniques Step-by-step instructions Essential skills Hot wire and solid point methods Color work Gouache: pros and cons Watercolor Wood stains Directions for working on woodturned objects How to protect and professionally finish your work
12 projects to ignite your creativity! More than a look book, The Complete Pyrography treats you to a dozen hands-on projects that range from decorative accessories, such as earring and brooches, to handsomely crafted breadboards, rolling pins, and wooden spoons. Get fired up and enjoy this craft that's hotter than ever!