Here are 14 skill-building projects for anyone who wants to learn pyrography. The book begins with the basics, from selecting tools and materials to set-up and safety, followed by instruction on basic techniques, demonstrating how to make various kinds of lines, shading and texturing, and provides tips on finishing. Projects progress in skill level, ranging from lettering on personalized napkin rings and coasters to applying intricate Celtic knotwork patterns on a keepsake box.
Each includes a materials list, step-by-step instructions and color photos. The book concludes with a gallery of patterns and their decorative elements for inspiration.
Softcover, 8 1/2" × 11", 95 pages, 2013.