pyrography


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py·rog·ra·phy

 (pī-rŏg′rə-fē)
n. pl. py·rog·ra·phies
1. The process or art of producing designs on wood, leather, or other materials by using heated tools or a fine flame.
2. A design made by this process.

py′ro·graph′ (pī′rə-grăf′) n.
py·rog′ra·pher n.
py′ro·graph′ic adj.

pyrography

(paɪˈrɒɡrəfɪ)
n, pl -phies
1. (Art Terms) the art or process of burning designs on wood or leather with heated tools or a flame
2. (Art Terms) a design made by this process
Also called: pyrogravure
pyˈrographer n
pyrographic adj

pyrography

the art or process of burning designs on wood or leather, using heated tools. Also called pyrogravure.pyrographer, n.pyrographic, adj.
See also: Art
the process of burning designs on wood or leather with a heated tool. — pyrograph, pyrographer, n.pyrographic, adj.
See also: Fire
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyrography - the act of producing drawings on wood or leather by using heated tools or a fine flame
draftsmanship, drawing, drafting - the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams; "he learned drawing from his father"
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Moreover,a video about pyrography art was also shown to the viewers.
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She is responsible for creating items out of wood, sewing, knitting, felting and pyrography techniques.
Broadway, has a show of pyrography, a process that burns lines and shadows onto a material, by Heidi Good.
Pastel, oil, watercolour, airbrushing, etching, sculpture, print making, encaustic, mosaics, ceramics and even pyrography (the art of burning images into wood) all made an appearance last year, and the organisers are hoping to showcase an even wider variety this time round.
The earliest of these portraits dates back to 1974 but, more recently, Glen has created a pyrography, which involves creating a portrait by burning it into wood.
Mubashir Iqbal was another self taught artist, whose favorite mediums are water colour and pyrography.
Picasso's Guernica artwork "This is tattooed on to antique escritoire using pyrography.
The display in the main gallery includes work by artists who engrave on glass, who use line to create structure or pattern and artists using pyrography, in this instance using hot glass to draw on paper.
Pascual said it took Cabiluna two weeks to finish the portrait, which was created through pyrography or the art of wood burning.
A pyrography (decorated wood) picture of the centre of Holmfirth, created by Albert Hobson, was presented by him to Dr Roscoe.