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Lora S. Irish

Lora S. Irish is a nationally-known artist and author, whose books include Landscapes in Relief, Wildlife Carving in Relief, North American Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw, World Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw, The Great Book of Dragon Patterns and The Great Book of Fairy Patterns. Twelve of the authors purebred dog breed oil canvas paintings have been published as limited editions. Working from their home studio, Lora and her husband and webmaster, Michael, are the owners of two websites: www.finedogart.com and www.carvingpatterns.com. Their online art gallery, Fine Art Dog Prints, features the works of over 60 canine artists. Classic Carving Patterns is their Internet woodcarving studio focusing on online tutorials, projects and patterns created exclusively by the author for the crafter and artisan.

Find more articles and books by Lora S. Irish at www.foxchapelpublishing.com

Articles by Lora S. Irish

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Saltine Cracker Box Bird House Pattern

Patterns to follow along with an online tutorial
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Creating Tonal Values

Use three distinct techniques to create light and dark areas...
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Steampunk Photo Frame Patterns

This pattern is designed to go with the tutorial on the Pyrography Online message board at this link: Steampunk Photo Frame   For more information on burning on ...
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Winter Birdhouse Woodburning Tutorial - First Steps

Editor's Note: This tutorial was originally posted on the Woodcarving Illustrated message board. We have adapted it for display here however this was first ...
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Dimensional Woodburning

Tonal values add depth to a flat woodburning...
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Wood Burning Tips and Tricks

Tips and ticks for your next pyrography project...
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