mini project 4 DEWY LEAF pyrography tutorial wood burning

With this tutorial I will explain how to create the Dewy Leaf, which is the 4th installment in my mini project series.   This mini project will explore how to create out-of-focus leaves in the background and in-focus leaves in the foreground.  To add visual interest and a little challenge to the project, the in-focus leaves … Continue reading mini project 4 DEWY LEAF pyrography tutorial wood burning

mini project 3 Seashells Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

With this tutorial I will explain how to create the Seashells, the 3rd installment of my mini project series.   One of my goals with this project is to show you how shapes can affect shadows.  Another goal is to help you critically examine reference material, so you can better replicate what you see.  In my … Continue reading mini project 3 Seashells Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Wrapped Up Christmas Postcard Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Wrapped Up is my 6th postcard in my Christmas Postcard series.  I created Wrapped Up mostly because I had just finished another project where I'd burned a metallic bow.   I loved how the bow looked, so I decided I had to create a postcard with a bow on it to share the technique with you.  … Continue reading Wrapped Up Christmas Postcard Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Northern Flicker Woodpecker Bird Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

In this tutorial I’m going to explain how to create the Northern Flicker Woodpecker pyrography artwork.  The flicker is the fourth installment of my Backyard Birds tutorial series.  Flickers are one of my favorite woodpeckers that frequent my backyard as I love their markings and coloring.  When they fly their wings and tails display brilliant … Continue reading Northern Flicker Woodpecker Bird Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Water Lily Wallflower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Water Lily is the fourth installment in my Wallflowers series.  What I find interesting about white subject matters like this is how much color variation they have.  The petals of the water lily have many hues of grey on them and the center of the lily radiated a yellow glow from the sunlight striking the … Continue reading Water Lily Wallflower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Valentine Plaque Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

  Valentine’s is generally considered the holiday of love and I wanted to create a tutorial for the occasion.  My previous Valentine project was a two part ordeal and fairly complicated, so this time my goal was to create something a bit more simplistic.  With a few hours of brainstorming, and a couple of concept … Continue reading Valentine Plaque Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Star Bright Christmas Postcard 5 Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

This pyrography tutorial will feature Star Bright; the 5th installment of my Christmas Postcard series.  The series showcases an assortment of holiday themed images that are visually striking and fun to create.  They are great for gift giving as nothing says you care like homemade gifts do.  If that isn’t enough reason to love the … Continue reading Star Bright Christmas Postcard 5 Pyrography Tutorial wood burning