Ranunculus Blossom Wallflower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Ranunculus is the third installment in my Wallflowers series.  I love this series as the flowers are pretty and visually striking.  The ranunculus photo was taken from a plant I bought at the nursery.  I loved the pink color, the ruffled petals, and how the flower reminded me of an old fashioned rose. It’s a … Continue reading Ranunculus Blossom Wallflower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Celtic Knot and Rose Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Todd is building a lap harp and wanted me to burn a Celtic knot design on the side.   I drew up an idea and did a test burn so he could get a better idea of my interpretation of his idea.  This tutorial blog will cover designing and burning the Celtic knot and rose I … Continue reading Celtic Knot and Rose Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Apple Blossoms Wallflower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Todd bought a photography ‘how to’ DVD and I was watching part of it with him.  At one point the photographer had a series of flower close-ups with dark backgrounds.  I loved how they looked and it inspired a new tutorial series I’m calling wallflowers.  Apple Blossoms is the first flower creation in that series.  … Continue reading Apple Blossoms Wallflower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Mandala Flower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

A few years back one of my nieces introduced me to mandala styled art.  While I had never heard of it before, I found some of it to be extremely striking.  Some of the patterns out there are so intricate that it must have taken someone many, many hours to produce.    One day I was … Continue reading Mandala Flower Pyrography Tutorial wood burning

Gazania Flower Pyrography & Color Pencil Tutorial Wood burning

Seems like winter in the Northwest has been a nasty one this year and it’s not even over.  When I was writing up this tutorial it’s was snowing and a few of days before that we had freezing rain.  I’m tired of winter and I’m dreaming of spring.  Spring means the flowers start emerging; my … Continue reading Gazania Flower Pyrography & Color Pencil Tutorial Wood burning

The Rose Fairy pyrography art wood burning

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I consider this to be my first piece of pyrography art because it is closer to what I do when drawing with pencil/charcoal.   Put in other terms it has shading to give it some elements of being three-dimensional.  When I did this piece I still wasn’t sure that I wanted to invest a lot … Continue reading The Rose Fairy pyrography art wood burning