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Pyrography Enhancements to Carving

  • 12 Oct 2021
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Zoom

Registration


Register

Monthly Meeting

October 12th, 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Janice Levi - Using Pyrography to Enhance your Carvings

Zoom Meeting
(Link will be sent out when you register, and two days before the event)


DESCRIPTION

Pyrography is a great way to enhance your carvings.  Janice Levi is a wood turner and pyrography expert.  She is a well-known demonstrator and teacher of pyrography and will be joining us via Zoom from Texas.  Her website shows examples of her work - http://www.janicelevi.com/.

Demo description

The audience is all levels of carvers.  Pyrography can be used in addition to painting or by itself.  Janice will discuss;

  • Equipment basics – how to pick a burner and pens
    • What are all the tips used for, starter set recommendation
    • Safety issues – PPE equipment
  • How to get started in Pyrography
    • Basic techniques – temperature setting, stippling, shading, branding, etc.
    • Exercises to help learn how to use different tips
    • Pattern transfer techniques
  • Finishing techniques

Please register so we can send you the Zoom link and follow-up after the meeting.  For questions contact Larry Wade

Note:  If you have never participated in a Zoom meeting contact Larry Wade at lpwade@gmail.com at least several days in advance to help you.

Address: Oregon Carvers Guild, 3110 NW Linmere Dr, Portland, Oregon 97229
Email: oregoncarvers@gmail.com

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