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Location: Bellevue, Ohio
I am a self-taught pyrographic artist living in Ohio. I have worked in
various mediums for most of my life. However, I am currently enjoying Pyrography-the art of burning on wood and other mediums. I have been burning on wood for the past 6 years and recently I have started to burn on leather and paper. My work has been shown at woodcarving shows, art shows, and craft shows and I have won many awards. I even presented one of my works to noted entertainer Wayne Newton.
I have a huge love for animals and nature. I specialize in wildlife, pet portraits, and flowers. However, my art is not limited to these fields alone. I am now enjoying doing portraits of people.
I do commissioned work, and I am willing to accommodate customers regarding their requests. Each piece can be uniquely colored or done in monochrome and is signed and dated by me. Let me create you a lasting treasure!
In my galleries you will find pyrography done on a variety of basswood shapes. Basswood is my wood of choice, because it is a soft and almost grain-free wood, which allows me to experiment with various approaches to woodburning for creating my pieces of pyrographic art.
I am a proud member of the I.A.P.A. the (International Association of Pyrographic Artists). Also member of National Wood Carvers Association.
Thank you and regards,
-- Dangee's Pyrography by Artist Danette Smith - http://www.danettesmithpyro.weebly.com
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I just finished wood burning wooden items for Christmas. They include hanging hearts, ornaments and wooden spoons. Check them out and get your stocking stuffers early. Have fun shopping!http://danettesmithpyro.weebly.com/christmas-store.html
Danette Smith's Pyrography Series #3: "20th Century Pyrographers" an International Exhibit of Pyrography.
Hello Everyone! There has been lots of interest in the “All Pyrography” exhibit at the Andrews Art Museum in North Carolina. I know there are many of you who would have liked to go and see it, so I’m offering the next best ...
Hello Everyone!It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything, but I wanted to share this with everyone. For those of you who do woodburning, I think you will find this interesting. Next weekend (June 4, 2011) will be the opening of ...
Hi Everyone! Well here is my first attempt at a blog. To wood burn a portrait I start out with a photo of the person. I scan it to my computer and then I print out the size of the portrait, Megan was done as an 8” x 10” size. ...