Pyrography Basics

Author: Lora S. Irish
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
ISBN: 1607651572
Size: 48.46 MB
Format: PDF
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Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish makes woodburning easy by walking you through all the basics of materials, tools, and techniques. Six skill-building projects provide step-by-step exercises in using temperature, time, layering, and texturing to create artistic tonal values.

Pyrography Basics Gift Edition

Author: Lora Irish
ISBN: 9781565239692
Size: 27.24 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This handsome hardcover gift edition of Pyrography Basics makes woodburning easy by walking beginners through all the basics of materials, tools, and techniques. Seven skill-building projects provide step-by-step exercises in using temperature, time, layering, and texturing to create artistic tonal values.

Landscape Pyrography Techniques Projects

Author: Lora S. Irish
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
ISBN: 1607655004
Size: 63.69 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Learning pyrography has never been easier with this comprehensive guide. Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish reveals her easy-to-learn methods for working in layers to obtain stunning results. Lora introduces you to many different aspects of burning, and guides you through small practice patterns so you can discover and apply all the techniques. Learn about pen tips, temperature settings, fill patterns, and everything else you need to burn interesting, textured, lifelike landscapes. Inside Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects you’ll find: • Complete guide to supplies, burning units, pen tips, pyrography media, safety, and more. • How to create practice boards for pen tip strokes, texture fills, landscape features, and architectural elements. • Four complete practice projects for a wide range of pyro techniques and effects. • Step-by-step project for a rustic Mail Pouch Tobacco-style barn. • Dozens of ready-to-use patterns for landscape scenes, with finished examples.

The Art Of Leather Burning

Author: Lora Susan Irish
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486818691
Size: 75.84 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A legend in the wood/leather crafting industry presents 12 simple projects, accompanied by full-color illustrations. Detailed instructions for making key chains, jewelry, wallets, journals, belts, and more include practice exercises and safety tips.

Learn To Burn

Author: Simon Easton
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
ISBN: 1607651327
Size: 22.83 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This easy-to-learn introduction to the art of pyrography offers fourteen step-by-step projects for making decorative gifts--from coasters and picture frames to bangles, decorative plates, and door hangers--illustrated with clear how-to photographs. Each pyro project can be completed using ready-made materials that are easy to find at your local craft store. Fifty bonus patterns will allow you to unleash your creativity on hundreds of additional woodburning projects.

Relief Carving Workshop

Author: Lora S. Irish
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9781565237360
Size: 73.92 MB
Format: PDF
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If you'd like to master the art of carving in relief, this comprehensive guidebook will teach you all you need to know. Acclaimed carver and instructor Lora S. Irish takes you through every element of the relief carving process and shows you the easy way to learn. Clear, in-depth instructions and dozens of how-to photographs accompany 11 original new projects for carving exquisite animals, landscapes, flowers, borders, Celtic knots and more.


Author: Bob Neill
Publisher: GMC Publications
ISBN: 9781784941611
Size: 62.96 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Pyrography is a decorative craft that has been practiced worldwide for thousands of years. It involves the burning of designs on items, usually wooden but also made from leather, cork, fabric and paper. With a little practice you can personalize anything from spoons to larger, more ambitious items such as bread boards or even pieces of furniture. In this booklet are twelve step-by-step projects suitable for the absolute beginner that provide the perfect introduction to this ancient craft. There is also useful information on equipment and techniques, to guide you through every step of the way.

Embroidery Machine Essentials Basic Techniques

Author: Jeanine Twigg
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780873495806
Size: 63.47 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Based on the best-selling book, Embroidery Machine Essentials - Basic Techniques is the first in the Companion Project Series by Jeanine Twigg. Packed with easy-to-stitch techniques and project ideas, Jeanine is paving the road for embroidery success with the Companion Project Series and her innovative ways of looking beyond the "face value" of decorative designs. The 20 exclusive embroidery designs located on the CD-ROM were created by Jeanine specifically to show a variety of basic embroidery techniques. These 20 designs have over 65 stitch variations. From Applique to Fringing, Jeanine will show you innovative ways to use the designs in projects from home decor to clothing. Then, once you've mastered these basic techniques you can venture into the world of decorative designs knowing how to use a wide variety of designs for embroidery techniques.

The Michaels Book Of Arts Crafts

Author: Dawn Cusick
ISBN: 9781579905835
Size: 16.17 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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From Michaels--America's largest specialty retailer of arts and crafts merchandise and the place to get supplies for painting, floral and home decor, needlework, scrapbooking, and more--comes an extraordinarily big, beautiful, and encyclopedic collection of techniques and 175 projects. Whatever a crafter's pleasure, it is in here, from beading and woodworking to glass and fabric crafts. The 30 subject areas are divided into 9 chapters that all feature a basic instructions section packed with plentiful color pictures and designer tips; 5 to 10 projects; and a two-page spread of gallery photos of additional projects for inspiration. What's included in this unequaled treasure trove? Beading: wire and bead jewelry, wire crafting, and decorative beading. Clay: polymer and bread dough. Painting: stenciling, faux finishing, and gold leafing. With the gilding techniques, even the simplest box can look like an heirloom. Paper: memory books and cards, decoupage, rubber stamping. Floral crafts: dried flowers, silk flower arranging, potpourris and sachets. A rose floral silk pillow brings springtime indoors year-round. Glass: glass painting and etching. The lovely flasks with stars, leaves, and swirls would make a beautiful display. Home decorating: candlemaking and decorating (including gel) and soapmaking. Wood: wood finishing and burning, plus clockmaking. Fabric: painting on fabric, tie die, and sun painting. An appendix covers basic materials and techniques, including typing the perfect bow, lettering, and basic mat cutting. Whether you want more projects using your favorite craft, or are interested in learning a new one, this volume is a must-have.

Grilled Pizza The Right Way

Author: John Delpha
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
ISBN: 1624141064
Size: 59.72 MB
Format: PDF
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The Secret to The Perfect Pizza Is Your Grill! John Delpha shows you the easy yet incredible way to make pizza on the grill—gas or charcoal—to create a unique, crispy crust with a little chew and an unforgettable smoky and cheesy flavor. With just a few minutes and a little technique, you will be serving pizza off your grill inspired by Al Forno in Providence, RI, where John worked and where the owner, George Germon, famously invented the grilled pizza thirty-five years ago. Depha offers up his terrific dough recipe for purists, and also uses store-bought dough for absolutely delicious results. His cheese blend is simple, balanced and perfectly tangy paired with his favorite topping combinations assembled in this amazing collection of pizza recipes. Everyone who tries this pizza raves about it. It's simple, fun, delicious, amazing and unforgettable—made the right way.