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pokerwork

1. the art of decorating wood or leather by burning a design with a heated metal point; pyrography
2. artefacts decorated in this way
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He didn't enjoy that and decided to go on a pyrography course, learning how to decorate wood with heated tools.
His wife focused on still lifes and genre portraits, becoming particularly skilled at pyrography, the technique-which she had earlier used for a company ad-of burning images onto wood with a hot poker.
You may be inspired to coin your own poetic expression after seeing Clark's work in the gallery's current show, ``Paintings & Pyrography,'' which runs through Oct.
Among the simple and most essentially Korean folk practices that have survived are kite flying, pyrography, drum making, folk dance and drama, and paper crafts.
Contract awarded for Public bidding for the acquisition of 25 pirografos, cip pyrography workshop regional iquique tarapaca crc.
For the Gold award he completed skills and physical activities with Holmfirth Open Award Group including photography and pyrography (the art of decorating wood with burn marks) and playing a whole variety of sports with a large mixed ability group including handball, dance, indoor cricket, football, basketball and completed fitness circuits.
Michelle Parsons will be on hand showing the art of Pyrography (Woodburning).
Hobbycrafts will be offering advice and the chance to take part in free Make & Take sessions, such as beadwork, jewellery making, stamping, card making, embossing, pyrography and papercraft.
Mubashir Iqbal in his pyrography on plywood captured landscapes that were first drawn on plywood and then with help of casting iron the landscapes were burnt on the plywood surface.
A couple of evenings I wrote out lovely little garden labels on little bits of driftwood with my new pyrography pen and Yogi and I have enjoyed the magic of a few moonlit walks.
The rescue centre is part-funded by Kim's other passion - pyrography or wood burning.
This includes carpentry, wood engraving and pyrography (wood burning) among others," said Mr Hijris.