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Burning a Fall Scene on Leather

Burning a Fall Scene on Leather

Use colored pencils to bring this autumn scene to life By Danette Smith   The natural color of vegetable-tanned leather is perfect for a fall theme, and you will love burning on leather. It doesn’t have grain, and the burning tip slides across it very smoothly. Just make sure you’re […]

by September 14, 2017 Comments are Disabled Patterns
Woodburning Animal Eyes

Woodburning Animal Eyes

Creative techniques to portray soulful eyes By Aline Hoffman   When you’re doing a portrait, there is nothing more important than the eyes. The essence of life and expression are in the eyes. This is true whether the portrait is carved, painted, or woodburned, and whether the subject is human […]

by September 11, 2017 Comments are Disabled Techniques