Pyrography Shading Techniques to get Smooth Gradient Color

  In this tutorial I’m going to explain pyrography shading techniques to get smooth gradient color.  First I will give you some tips that will help get better burn results and then I’ll explain how to create both uniform color and gradient color.  Gradient shading is one of the more difficult skills to master in … Continue reading Pyrography Shading Techniques to get Smooth Gradient Color

Lettering Textures Part 1 Pyrography Tutorial wood burning techniques

In this tutorial I’m going to explain how to create five different textures using the same font style.   This tutorial is not about creating font styles, but I will touch briefly on them.  Instead this tutorial will focus on textures.  I will give you some options to fill in, or color, the letters with something … Continue reading Lettering Textures Part 1 Pyrography Tutorial wood burning techniques

Using Watercolor Grounds in Pyrography tutorial wood burning

In this tutorial I’m going to explain how to use watercolor grounds in pyrography.  Watercolor grounds are used to create a surface that is similar to watercolor paper.  This lets you use all sorts of liquid mediums like paints, dyes, and inks on wood.  I got the idea from Valarie Connell who adds color to … Continue reading Using Watercolor Grounds in Pyrography tutorial wood burning

Resizing Photos and Using Photos in Pyrography tutorial wood burning

RESIZING PHOTOS AND USING PHOTOS IN PYROGRAPHY TUTORIAL wood burning In this tutorial I’m going to discuss how resize pdfs and photos.  Also I will explain how to use photos to trace designs onto the wood; no need for a pattern.   The method I’m going to explain can be used on wood, paper, leather, gourds, etc., … Continue reading Resizing Photos and Using Photos in Pyrography tutorial wood burning

Cleaning Pen Tips Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

This will be a quick tutorial to explain how to clean off the carbon build up on pyrography pen tips.  I’m also going to discuss a few things to help your pen tips and burner last longer.    You can watch a YouTube video version of this tutorial by clicking on the image to the … Continue reading Cleaning Pen Tips Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

mini project 2 Denim Fabric Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

mini project 2 DENIM FABRIC PYROGRAPHY TUTORIAL wood burning In this tutorial I’m going to explain to you how to create the look of denim fabric.  This is the second installment of in my mini project series.  My goal with this series is to showcase one or two skills and how to implement them in … Continue reading mini project 2 Denim Fabric Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Butterfly Dreams Pyrography Tutorial wood burning art

This is just a quick notification that the tutorial I wrote called Butterfly Dreams is now available on Kit Kraft’s website.  The tutorial features a multitude of butterflies flitting around the board.  I embellished the butterflies using colored pencils, Pearl Ex pigments, and some rhinestones.  I went all-out in the glitz department!      Watch … Continue reading Butterfly Dreams Pyrography Tutorial wood burning art