Monthly Archives: December 2016

Nephew Skye Portrait Pyrography Art wood burning

Dec 30, 2016 | | Say something

NEPHEW SKYE PORTRAIT PYROGRAPHY ART My mother told me years ago that exchanging store-bought gifts is just promoting consumerism and that handmade gifts are more meaningful.  She loved to bake, so she’d make platters of wonderfully delectable cookies to give out at the holidays.   I’ve tried to continue that tradition and pyrography sure does help!  […more]

Christmas Candy Canes Christmas Postcard 2 Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Dec 23, 2016 | | 2 comments

CHRISTMAS CANDY CANES CHRISTMAS POSTCARD 2 PYROGRAPHY TUTORIAL In this tutorial I’m going to discuss how to create my Christmas Candy Canes pyrography art.  I really like the textures and tonal contrasts in this postcard.  I also like the reoccurring them of light striking and reflecting on the canes, bows, and holly leaves giving them […more]

Doves on a Wire Pyrography Artwork wood burning

Dec 18, 2016 | | Say something

DOVES ON A WIRE PYROGRAPHY ART I get a lot of birds in my backyard and I love to look out the windows and watch them.  The doves are one of the species that I often see and have suspected that they never leave.  One day a group of them were perched on the power […more]

Winter’s Snowman Christmas Postcard Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Dec 11, 2016 | | 2 comments

WINTER’S SNOWMAN: CHRISTMAS POSTCARD 1 PYROGRAPHY TUTORIAL In this tutorial I’m going to discuss how to create my Winter’s Snowman pyrography art, the first in my Christmas Postcard series.  As usual, my tutorial will provide a free pattern and cover things like how to create the look of falling snow and wood logs.  Without further […more]

Whimsical Butterfly Drum Pyrography Artwork wood burning

Dec 4, 2016 | | Say something

WHIMSICAL BUTTERFLY DRUM PYROGRAPHY ART This is just a quick blog to let you know about a project I was recently working on.  Todd has a co-worker, Tim, who loves to buy tongue drums as gifts for his grandchildren.  This drum makes drum number five.  With this particular drum I was asked to make it […more]