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Topic: Some Pyrography work (pic heavy)  (Read 13392 times)
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« Reply #30 on: November 16, 2012 09:33:42 AM »

Wow! amazing and beautiful  Smiley

« Reply #31 on: November 16, 2012 02:49:57 PM »

This is beautiful! Please bombard us with more photos of your work!! Oooh! Maybe you posted again and I didn't see it! I'm going to go check and see if you did...
« Reply #32 on: November 17, 2012 03:55:41 PM »

Wow!! This is beautiful and the detail is amazing Smiley
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« Reply #33 on: November 17, 2012 05:51:47 PM »

Just Stunning!
And thank you for sharing all your useful information.
I can't wait to see more of your work! Grin
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« Reply #34 on: November 18, 2012 11:54:57 AM »

Pyrography is the art of burning...it literally means "fire writing". It is most often associated with wood (also known as woodburning), but it can really be done on a lot of different things. I also work on leather and paper, but wood is by far my favorite and easiest method.


I tried something like that a long time ago with a soldering iron and I've tried something similar on leather (I liked the results of that, not the stench however). It didn't look neeeeeeeeearly this good. What did you use? It looks fantastic.
« Reply #35 on: November 18, 2012 11:56:31 AM »

I love how intricate these are! Is there any danger of setting the wood/paper on fire when you're doing this?

Do you mark the pattern out in pencil first?

I use a variable temp burner,

What kind of burner is that? Is that a special sort of tool or something you may get at DIY stores?

I remember having a lot of fun doing that way back as a kid/teenager... I'd like to try again but without investing lots of money; what would you recommend?
(I have a ton of recycled wood laying around that I don't know what to make of, lol).
« Last Edit: November 18, 2012 11:59:01 AM by LizzyEU » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #36 on: November 20, 2012 07:44:15 AM »

These pieces are really beautiful. The intricacy of the design and sheer amount of work that went into them amazes me!

« Reply #37 on: November 20, 2012 08:48:51 AM »

These are amazing!

Do you use different tips for your burner wand? I was thinking of experimenting with a cheapie 25-watt soldering iron I have lying around but it only has the standard wedge. Would you recommend buying the built-for-purpose tool?

Thanks in advance. Your work is inspiring!
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« Reply #38 on: November 22, 2012 08:58:08 AM »

jaw dropping stuff! i love the box

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« Reply #39 on: December 09, 2012 02:07:55 AM »

I am new so forgive any errors please...but your work is beautiful  Smiley

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