Modern Woodburning: 9 Skill-Building Projects for Learning Pyrography (beginner, how to, DIY, woodburning, lettering, wooden spoons, ornaments, tray, planters) Grab some wood and a caffeinated beverage because you'll be burning through the midnight hour with this Modern Woodburning book! Pyrography is the art of decorating wood or other materials by burning loveliness into them with a hot tool. And thanks to artist and pyrographer Dana Hoover, you'll be scoping out wooden objects and putting your mark on them quicker than you can sing,"This girl (or guy!) is on fire!" Dana will guide you lovingly through basic linework, lettering, shading, fine details, adding color, and more. Projects include: Pineapple Cutting Board, Family Name Sign, Succulent Coasters, Planter Set, Mandala Wall Hanging. So heat up that woodburning tool and burn, baby, burn! Disco inferno optional.