If you or someone you know have ever been interested in woodburning, this easy-to-learn introduction to the art of pyrography offers 14 step-by-step projects for making decorative gifts. From coasters to picture frames, bangles to decorative plates, or door hangers, this book gives you clear, how-to illustrated photographs. Easy pyro projects can be completed using ready-made materials that are easy to find at your local craft store. This book also gives you 50 bonus patterns that will allow you to unleash your creativity on hundreds of additional woodburning projects. In learn to burn the award-winning artist and pyrographer Simon Easton shows you how to “write with fire” taking you from basic woodburning concepts to tips and techniques that will encourage your creativity and help you develop your own individual style. Easton guides you through purchasing the right tools, materials, setup, and safety. His expert lessons will help you master all of the essential techniques of the craft from making simple and basic designs, to texturing, lettering, shading, and finishing.