Some more pyrography by my better half..

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Project by SgtSnafu posted 03-12-2010 03:19 AM 3160 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are some more works of pyrography that my lady has done (she has been busy…). Like her past works I worked up the frames for them, and getting them varnished. ;-) The burnings are on Basswood and the all frames are of Walnut or Peruvian Walnut.

The patterns for pictures 1 through 4 are out of…
Wood Spirits and Green Men: A Design Sourcebook for Woodcarvers and Other Artists by Lora S. Irish.

The pattern for picture 5 are out of…
Great Book of Woodburning: Pyrography Techniques, Patterns & Projects for All Skill Levels by Lora S. Irish.

The pattern for picture 6 are out of…
Pyrography Workbook: A complete Guide to the Art of Woodburning by Sue Walters

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#1 posted 03-12-2010 05:01 AM

Wow, these are amazing, excellent work, I’ll have to keep an eye on your lady, uh, her work. This is really impressive stuff.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#2 posted 03-12-2010 01:48 PM

She is very talented. Outstanding work!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#3 posted 03-12-2010 02:42 PM

This is a unique art form to me. It seems your wife has mastered it.
Thanks for sharing.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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#4 posted 03-13-2010 01:12 AM

very well done. how big are they? like the frames. they really set off the burns.

like them

-- pat,ohio...

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#5 posted 03-13-2010 05:13 AM

She’s really good!!!

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#6 posted 03-13-2010 09:35 PM

Thank you everyone for the kind words (she is smiling).

Pat, I have put a gnomon (6” long) in some of the picture to help gauge the size. In order, pictures one through six, the sizes are roughly… 8×12, 8×6, 7×6, 12×11, 8×8, 5×11

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#7 posted 03-13-2010 10:15 PM

Scotty i think its about time the good lady introduced herself on lumberjocks


-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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#8 posted 03-14-2010 02:45 AM


I agree but getting her to do it would be another story.. ;-)

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#9 posted 03-16-2010 07:52 AM

very nice… look great…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#10 posted 12-17-2012 04:10 PM

those look great!

-- Ride hard or go home~

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#11 posted 12-17-2012 04:11 PM

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