Introduction: Pyrography: How to Burn Smooth Rich Black Backgrounds

About: I am a third generation artist with a background in oil painting and watercolors, I fell in love with pyrography in 1984 and have won numerous awards, written 6 books, am a regular contributor to major print m…

Join me in this video as I share a simple technique to burn glass-smooth rich black backgrounds on wood.

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