March Meeting: Janice Levi - Pyrography

  • 05 Mar 2020
  • 6:30 PM
  • Multnomah Arts Center

NWWT MONTHLY MEETING

JANICE LEVI - PYROGRAPHY

                       

BASIC PYROGRAPHY

There are several woodburning options which include (1) a soldering iron, (2) a solid tip burner, and (3) an adjustable tip burner.  A brief discussion including pros and cons of each burner will be given but the bulk of the demo will involve the adjustable tip burner.

The demo/class will include:

  • ·       Selecting a machine that fits the needs of the person
  • ·       Selecting tips
  • ·       Making your own tips
  • ·       Selecting wood
  • ·       Woodburning techniques
  • ·       Temperature control and its importance
  • ·       Selecting/creating patterns
  • ·       Techniques for applying patterns to flat and round surfaces
  • ·       Cleanup after burning
  • ·       Safety tips for health and wood


Monthly Challenge = Anything made using the "push cut" taught by Stuart Batty.

Monthly Wood Raffle - $1/ticket, 6 tickets for $5

NWWT Store Open - Great deals on CA glue, sanding discs, AnchorSeal, and more

   

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