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Burning Gourd Pyrography [10 Tips]

Want to try your hand at gourd pyrography? Before you do, check out these 10 tips I learned when woodburning gourds for the first time.

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Burn Savvy Woodburning Retreat 2022

Say hello to the first every Burn Savvy woodburning retreat! Get ready for a hot 4-night stay in a deluxe cabin in the woods.

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Wood Burning Pet Portraits in 8 Steps

Let’s talk wood burning pet portraits – especially dog and cat portraits – are some of the hottest selling items on the art market today.

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Woodburning Art Challenges

Jump into one of these woodburning art challenges! If you want to learn, grow, and become part of the pyrography community, this is a great way to do it!

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Top 5 Wood Burning Techniques from a Pyrography Teacher & Artist

Ready for some beginner wood burning techniques? Pyrography instructor shares the top 5 pyrography techniques used by professionals

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Woodburning Gift Guide 2021

Need a gift for the pyrographer in your life? I've gotcha. This Woodburning Gift Guide will help you find the perfect thing!

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Woodburning For Beginners: [LAB] Learn And Burn Course

Learn woodburning for beginners in the Learn And Burn [LAB]! Get woodburning tips and techniques you can't find anywhere else.

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Savvy Pyrography Shading Course: 7 Steps to Buttery Smooth Shading

Ditch the blobby, scratchy shading! The Savvy Pyrography Shading course teaches you the 7 steps to the buttery smooth shading you crave.

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The Beginner Woodburning Art Challenge [BWAC]

What's the [BWAC]? It's the only FREE 5 day beginner woodburning art challenge designed to actually teach you woodburning techniques.

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Pyrography Courses: How To Wood Burn

These pyrography courses teach you how to wood burn whether you are an ultimate beginner or you are ready for advanced woodburning techniques.

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GUIDE: Wood Burning Pen Tips for Wire Nib Burners

My students often ask what wood burning pen tips they should get. So I created a guide to wire nib shopping to help them and pyros like you!

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MM Newman Hot Tools Pyrography Tool Review

See the pros, cons, and watch the tool in action on this MM Newman Hot Tools pyrography tool review.

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Woodburning for Beginners: FAQs, Terms & Answers to Your Burning Q's

What is pyrography? How do you shade? Is this called a tip, point, or nib? Get answers to your questions about woodburning for beginners...

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What is Pyrography? Definition, History, and More

What is pyrography? Some say it's just woodburning. But that's like saying "painting" = "watercolor". That's only part of it.

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Wood Burning for Beginners: 7 Step Guide [What I Wish I'd Known]

Learn the 7 things I wish I knew before I started woodburning. Here's a quick guide to wood burning for beginners

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