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Painterly Pyrography

Selahattin Olceroglu applies fine-art standards to his woodburned work
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Pyrography Exhibit

Go on a virtual visit to the first museum exhibit dedicated to pyrographic art...
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Multi Media

Artist Lora Irish does a little of everything ... and teaches it, too. ...
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Burning Outside the Box

Pyro newcomer Simon Easton re-wrote the book on burning...
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The Tea Strainer Nib Cleaner

Check out this terrific video from Australian pyrographer and author Sue Walters. Instead of using an abrasive such as sandpaper, use a fine wire mesh,
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Razertip Feather Formers

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The folks at Razertip have come up with a new line of woodburning tips for bird carvers. I experimented with the newly designed Feather Former
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Burning a Gourd with a Pyrography Quilt Pattern

Gourds are a great medium to burn on. In this video, Australian pyrographyer and author Sue Walters demonstrates a simple technique to divide a somewhat
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Jack Kochan
A self-taught artist and avid woodcarver, Jack Kochan has been carving nearly twenty years. Though primarily a wildfowl carver, he is adept at many styles of carving from relief, to caricature, to realistic and covers a broad range of subject matter. Born and raised in the rolling hills of Berks County, Pennsylvania, he grew up with a deep appreciation of wildlife and nature. Much of his work reflects the adversity, tranquillity, and sometimes the comedy of nature itself. A thorough understanding of anatomical structure helps create his many lifelike pieces. He also illustrates for Woodcarving Illustrated Magazine and has been a contributor to several articles. Jack resides in Leesport, Pennsylvania with his wife, June. more
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