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Vase Pyrograpy

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Project by wyeth posted 12-17-2013 01:06 AM 728 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It started out as a fallen gum tree branch and then for a long time was a rather plain little vase. After a couple of years and a few small cracks appearing on the rim I was overcome with an urge to decorate and inspired by the henna hand and foot dye patterns that Indian and other ethnic cultures use I set to work. The pattern uses a homemade U shaped wire nib on my poker tool.

-- David Australia





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 12-17-2013 01:25 AM

wow wow wow .This is a spectacular piece. Outstanding!!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#2 posted 12-17-2013 01:29 AM

I’ve got to try pyrography. That looks like fun. That is a really really nice piece of work. Fine job !

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#3 posted 12-17-2013 02:45 AM

Very artistic—I like it.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#4 posted 12-17-2013 04:11 AM

Gotta like the looks of that.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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#5 posted 12-17-2013 09:04 AM

Very nice David. There are lots of examples of this ‘branding’ type of burning work in our museums here in Norway.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 12-20-2013 04:12 PM

Gorgeous vase! Like the shape and the cool accents and textures, very creative work.

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