Last little pyrography piece for this week, honest! Just a small piece at around 4 x 3 inches. Live edged wood (sycamore I think), then coloured with watercolour paints and finished with wood wax.
Here’s a little departure from my normal work. I cut the outside with my scrollsaw, then power carved the tree stump and eagle this using a Dremel, then a lot of hand sanding! I applied a bit of white dye … Continued
Here is a little commemorative plaque made for a lady in Yorkshire. It is a combination project involving fretwork (kind of intarsia) and pyrography. It is 8″ x 6″ and approx 0.75″ thick finished with three coats of Yacht varnish … Continued
Here is another one! A jenny wren on some convolvulus, approx 48cm x 28cm. This is burned onto a nice piece of sycamore kindly given to me by Michael Sinclair (https://michael-sinclair-woodturner.co.uk) when I visited his workshop after the Out of … Continued
Here’s a little piece I did to experiment with gradation in pyrography. It’s not an entire success in that respect but it came out not to bad overall. My daughter who is the subject of the piece, with her little dog, was delighted … Continued