Bee on Flower Pyrography

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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.

Eagle Carving

posted in: Carving, Pyrography 2

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 … Read More

Comemerative Plaque

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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 … Read More

Howling at the Moon

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A bit of a combination project here with the overall piece cut out using the scroll saw and then the image applied using my pyrography pen.

Jenny Wren on Convolvulus Pyrography

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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 ( when I visited his workshop after the Out of … Read More

Little Piece experimenting with gradation

posted in: Pyrography 2

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 … Read More