Lora S. Irish (11)

Great Book of Tattoo Designs

ISBN: 9781565233324

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Pages: 504


Dimensions: 127 x 165 x 30 mm


Publication Date: 01-09-2007


$34.99
Beginners Guide to Sharpening Carving Tools

ISBN: 9781497103306

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Learn how to to keep all of your woodcarving tools and knives sharp and in tip-top condition with this comprehensive guide. Offering clear, step-by-step guidanc...


Learn how to to keep all of your woodcarving tools and knives sharp and in tip-top condition with this comprehensive guide. Offering clear, step-by-step guidance, beginners will learn the basics of sharpening knives, gouges, V-tools, and chisels. Also included are informative sections on safety, basic sharpening techniques, what to keep in your sharpening kit, tool storage and clean-up tips as well as how to protect sharp edges, clean stops and sharpen stones. Learn essential tips and tricks from expert artist and best-selling author Lora Irish.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 48


Dimensions: 152 x 228 mm


Publication Date: 23-08-2022


$21.99
Essential Links For Wire Jewelry 3rd Edition

ISBN: 9781497103290

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Internationally renowned artist and best-selling author Lora S. Irish shows you how to use a handful of tools and materials to produce fun and elegant pieces si...


Internationally renowned artist and best-selling author Lora S. Irish shows you how to use a handful of tools and materials to produce fun and elegant pieces simply by learning the basic steps. After you have mastered the art of twisting and coiling jewelry links, you can let your imagination run wild. Experiment with color, new shapes, and combining elements to enhance your wardrobe with pieces that are truly your own.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 56


Dimensions: 216 x 279 mm


Publication Date: 26-07-2022


$21.99
DUE > 30th Sep 2022
Great Book of Tattoo Designs Revised Edition

ISBN: 9781565238138

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

This big collection of 500 original patterns depicts all of today's most popular tattoo subjects. From best selling artist, author and designer Lora Irish comes...


This big collection of 500 original patterns depicts all of today's most popular tattoo subjects. From best selling artist, author and designer Lora Irish comes the Great Book of Tattoo Designs, Revised Edition, an appealing and high quality collection of over 500 original tattoo patterns. Featuring an extensive variety of popular subjects including floral, fantasy, Celtic, pagan, gothic, sacred, oriental and mythical, this book provides any artist or individual searching for the right tattoo with an unlimited resource of designs. Each pattern can be used individually, in combination with others in the book, or as inspiration for creating new original art. This new edition of a classic resource provides limitless inspiration for personal expression. From dancing dragons and Aztec Indians to fairies and flowers, it makes the perfect companion for anyone with an interest in tattoos.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 512


Dimensions: 140 x 184 mm


$34.99
Pyrography : 25 Skill-Building Projects & Patterns

ISBN: 9781497101562

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Endless woodburning inspiration! Filled with 25 step-by-step woodburning projects for artists of any skill level, Pyrography is sure to inspire! Also included a...


Endless woodburning inspiration! Filled with 25 step-by-step woodburning projects for artists of any skill level, Pyrography is sure to inspire! Also included are technique lessons, practice exercises for beginners, full-size pyrography patterns, astonishing artist profiles, product reviews, safety and cleaning tips, and so much more. From burning a dynamic steam engine train and personalized pet photos to making a dream catcher clock, realistic mountain lion portrait, and several other exciting projects, this jam-packed guide – written by pyrography experts Lora S. Irish, Simon Easton, Michele Y. Parsons, and many others – is sure to turn up the heat on your pyrography skillset! 25 skill-building projects for pyrographers of any skill level Step-by-step instructions, coordinating photography, and helpful tips Full-size patterns for a castle cookie jar, a dreamcatcher clock, realistic mountain lion portrait, and more Lessons from the masters, craftsmen, and contributors to Woodcarving Illustrated Whether you've been woodburning for years or are picking up a pyrography kit for the first time, Pyrography will provide endless inspiration to keep you burning!


Bind: paperback


Pages: 112


Dimensions: 216 x 279 mm


Publication Date: 02-02-2021


$34.99
Pyrography Style Handbook

ISBN: 9781497100138

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

A must-have resource for any beginner or intermediate pyrographer, this is a comprehensive guide to all of the major styles used in pyrography. Including 31 fin...


A must-have resource for any beginner or intermediate pyrographer, this is a comprehensive guide to all of the major styles used in pyrography. Including 31 finished samples and line art, author and respected pyrography artist Lora Irish provides step-by-step instructions for each art style, from silhouettes, engraving, and cross hatching to pointillism, realism, pencil shading, and texture stroke painting. From this book, you'll be given the chance to work, experiment, and experience some of the major art styles that you can use with any pattern or design. You'll be able to realize which style offers the most comfort and the best results, and what's the most controllable so you can become a consistent master! Learn essential skills and techniques from a leading expert in the field, and discover how style affects the image to expand your artistic range.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 200


Dimensions: 216 x 279 mm


Publication Date: 08-09-2020


$39.99
Finishing Techniques For Wood Crafters

ISBN: 9781565239296

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters shows you how to create flawless finishes each and every time. Nationally known artist and talented author Lora S. Irish ...


Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters shows you how to create flawless finishes each and every time. Nationally known artist and talented author Lora S. Irish presents a wide array of beautiful acrylic paint techniques and oil staining/antiquing methods. Lora takes you through all the basics of painting and staining any woodcarving, pyrography, or gourd project, with expert advice on tools and supplies. She explains beautiful techniques for bringing out the texture and character of wood, with easy-to-follow instructions and workshop photographs that illustrate every step. Sample projects throughout the book demonstrate specific techniques—like applying a vintage finish to a chip carved fish; creating realistic skin tones on a wood spirit cane topper; enhancing a Celtic knot dragon with an interesting stone effect; and more. Once you master these artistic techniques you can mix and match them to add pop to any project. With Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters, you'll learn to apply the perfect finish for any creative wood project!


Bind: paperback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 216 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 31-07-2018


$38.99
Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects

ISBN: 9781565239319

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Learn to create realistic landscape pyrography burnings with this comprehensive guide. Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish reveals her ea...


Learn to create realistic landscape pyrography burnings with this comprehensive guide. Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish reveals her easy-to-learn methods for working in layers to obtain stunning results. You'll learn how to use contrasting tonal values to create dramatic depth in any landscape, scenery, or wildlife wood burning. Lora shows beginning pyrographers how to develop the burning process by laying one layer over another to slowly bring each area up to its final tonal value. By working a design in low or medium temperatures and adding successive layers, you can obtain total control over your final scene. Lora includes expert advice on basic tools, supplies, and techniques, along with 12 artistic skill-building projects that provide step-by-step practice in using temperature, time, layering, and texturing.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 208


Dimensions: 216 x 279 mm


Publication Date: 21-05-2018


$39.99
Easy & Elegant Beaded Copper Jewelry: How to Create Beautiful Fashion Accessories from a Few Basic Steps

ISBN: 9781565235144

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

This title allows readers to master the basics before becoming more complex in detail. Designs that appeal to today's consumer, projects galore and a well prove...


This title allows readers to master the basics before becoming more complex in detail. Designs that appeal to today's consumer, projects galore and a well proven author make this book a must have for anyone interested in crafting handmade jewellery to keep, share or sell. Using inexpensive wire and tools commonly found around the home, readers will learn how to bend, twist and coil wire to create an endless variety of shapes for attractive necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Once readers master the basic wire shapes, they will learn how to create finished pieces by incorporating fasteners, earring hooks and cording. When these basic building blocks are mastered, readers will learn how to embellish their designs with beads and more complex designs. It provides practice projects, step by step instructions and a gallery of designs that will show readers just how easy it is to get started in this fun and rewarding craft.


Pages: 208


Dimensions: 216 x 280 x 13 mm


Publication Date: 01-08-2011


$49.99
Modern Tribal Tattoo Designs

ISBN: 9781565233980

Author: Lora S. Irish    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Pages: 152


Dimensions: 140 x 184 x 10 mm


Publication Date: 01-10-2009


$29.99
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