Offering a wide range of ideas and techniques, Irish shows how to use a burning pen for embellishing your leathercraft projects with pyrography. She covers outlining, shading and detailing, and provides tips on pattern making, and adding color and finishes. The author presents an overview of leatherworking, from choosing the materials and creating patterns to cutting, stitching and riveting.
The eight projects include a practice board, a book cover, two journals, three purses and a wristband/bookmark, each with a materials list, pattern, step-by-step instructions and dimensioned drawings, with color photos and helpful tips throughout. An excellent guide for both the novice and those with experience working with both leather and pyrography.
Softcover, 8 1/2" × 11", 2017.