Pyrography Lessons and Projects with a modern flair
by Simon Easton
A Complete Guide to the Art of Woodburning
by Sue Walters
Assorted Pyrography magazines full of information $12.95 each
Volume 1 2011 Start Woodburning today! Learn to Burn Gourds, Leather, paper & Wood.64 Step-by-Step Projects photos
Volume 2 2012 17 new projects beginner to Advanced, 5 eacy techniques for adding color
Volume 3 2013 29 woodburning projects, 10 best tools for beginners, Techniques for burning Paper, fabric and leather
Volume 5 2016 275 + photos beautiful projects & the newest tips, fresh ideas and designs
Volume 6 2018 24 all new projects, 5 easy ways to make your own patterns, 13 pages of helpful basics and tips
by Lora Irish
This is an excellent guide for getting started in pyrography, teaching the fundamentals of burning images on wood, gourds, leather and even paper. It begins with an introduction to the tools and materials needed, and follows with an overview of key techniques such as writing, shading and detailing.
The author covers setting up a practice board, experimenting with stroke and timing to get different tones, and adjusting temperature to obtain various effects. Six skill-building exercises are presented, each covering a specific technique. Includes detailed instructions, photos, patterns and helpful tips.
Over 350 designs great for woodburning
By Lora Irish
Inside Modern Tribal Tattoos, you’ll find black work patterns that incorporate large solid areas with fine line accents, motif ideas, including totems and talismans, free-form designs based on long curved lines and fine delicate line work. Repeating elements, like triangles, spirals, suns and lines are also included to enhance large patterns. Bold triangle lines, spiked spirals, ragged curved lines, barb-wire—these make up today’s favorite designs and are included here. Each design includes the attributes or meaning associated with it like:
•Love and Affection
•Bravery and Courage
•and much more
Pyrography Techniques, Patterns & Projects for all Skill Levels
By Lora Irish
From delicate roses to majestic animals, from steampunk to Celtic, from fairies to Mayan warriors, this comprehensive collection of original artwork presents all of today’s most popular tattoo subjects. Nationally recognized graphic designer Lora S. Irish looks at the human body with an artist’s eye, to create designs that look great on skin. Over 500 exquisite patterns strike the perfect balance between artistic vision and the practical demands of needle and ink.
by Lora Irish
From the editors of Pyrography Magazine, this is an excellent resource for getting started in pyrography or advancing your skills. Filled with tips and ideas, it presents 23 pyrography projects that include portraits, landscapes and wildlife scenes, as well as three-dimensional works such as plates, bowls, beads and bangles.
Illustrated with line drawings and color photos, the step-by-step instructions explain how to burn images into wood, cork, gourds, leather and paper, and cover effects such as shading, texturing, coloring and creating hair, feathers and reflections. A wide-ranging look at everything from creating your own pyrography patterns to assembling and maintaining your tool kit.