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May 2015 Happenings

May 2015 Happenings

Lora S. Irish
Author of Classic Carving Patterns

CARVING PATTERNS * PYROGRAPHY PATTERNS * CRAFT PATTERNS
Designs Online since 1997

Lora S Irish Carving PatternsIt’s our birthday! 
This May we will celebrate
two full years back on the web with

LSIrish.com and ArtDesignsStudio.com
So, what have we been up to during this time?
Just check out the list below 🙂

417 NEW CARVING PATTERNS
20 NEW LORA IRISH PATTERN PACKAGES

Walking Sticks & Wizard Wands Carving Patterns (48)
Architectural Designs Carving & Pyrography Patterns (30)

Dragon Medallions Carving & Pyrography Patterns (11)
Pyrography Doodles Carving & Pyrography Patterns (29)
Mushroom Spirits Carving & Pyrography Patterns (18)
Seashore & Ranch Signs Pyrography Patterns (4 x-lg)
Shorebirds Mantels Carving & Pyrography Patterns (4 x-lg)
Country Store Signs Carving & Pyrography Patterns (4 x-lg)
Celtic Dragon Signs Carving & Pyrography Patterns (4 x-lg)
Southwest Animals Carving & Pyrography Patterns (16)
Owls & Mushrooms Carving & Pyrography Patterns (21)
Pottery Birds Carving & Pyrography Patterns (30)
Fretwork Butterflies Scroll Saw & Quilt Patterns (20)
Fretwork Lamps Scroll Saw Patterns (19)
Halloween Scroll Saw 1 Scroll Saw Patterns (21)
Halloween Scroll Saw 2 Scroll Saw Patterns (21)
Lora S Irish Carving PatternsPumpkin Carving Patterns (71)
Heart Shaped Patterns Carving & Quilt Patterns (18)
Birds of Prey Carving & Pyrography Patterns (12)
Southwest Animals Carving & Pyrography Patterns (16)

10 NEW LORA IRISH E-PROJECT E-BOOKS

Chip Carving Basics – 37 pg pdf, 3 chip carving projects
Wood Spirit Mushrooms – 48 pg pdf, 18 carving patterns
Whittle Fish Decoys – 60 pg PDF, 41 whittling patterns
Pyrography Doodles – 55 pg PDF, 26 pyrography patterns
Art Styles of Pyrography – 190 pg PDF, 15  projects
Pyrography Animal Portraits – 41 pg PDF, 3  projects
Pyrography Masks – 41 pg PDF, 2 in-depth projects
Flamed Earrings – 60 pg PDF , 41 jewelry projects
Easy Steps to Sharpening – 38 pg PDF
Introduction to Pyrography – 38 pg PDF, 5 patterns

 7 FREE IN-DEPTH WOOD CARVING SEMINARS

Free Lora Irish Wood Carving Projects
Beginner’s Tool and Supply Kit

Lora Irish Carving PatternsFree Lora Irish Walking Stick Projects
Walking Stick Joinery
Walking Stick Wood Species – Harvesting Your Sticks
Walking Stick – Adding Extras
Walking Stick – How to Clamp Your Handle
Day 1 Twistie Stick Snake Cane Carving

Day 2 Twistie Stick Snake Cane Carving
Day 3 Twistie Stick Snake Cane Carving
Day 4 Twistie Stick Snake Cane Carving

Day 5 Twistie Stick Snake Cane Carving
 Free Mountain Man Cane Carving Pattern

Lora Irish Relief Wood Carving Free Projects
Canada Goose Project
Canada Goose Project 1
Canada Goose Project 2
Canada Goose Project 3
Canada Goose Project 4
Mule Deer Relief Wood Carving Project

Lora Irish Chip Carving PatternsFree Lora Irish Whittling Projects
Tiki Chess Set Project
Ice Fishing Decoy Carving
Ice Fishing Decoy Gallery One
Ice Fishing Decoy Gallery Two

Free Lora Irish Chip Carving Projects
Chip Carving
Sharpening Your Chip Knives
Positive Space in Chip Carving
Chip Carving Seminar
Chip Carving Supplies
Chip Carving Graphed Patterns
Chip Carving Hand Positions and Grips
Chip Carving – Triangles and Square Chips
Chip Carving – Straight-Wall Chips
Chip Caved Game and Chess Board
Chip Carving Sampler Pattern Layout
Chip Carving Common Mistakes
Chip Carved Shortbread Cookies

Free Lora Irish Painting Your Carving Projects
Basics to Painting
Acrylics over a Primer
Lora Irish Carving PatternsChina Painting with Acrylics
Dry Brushed Acrylics
Marbling & Splatter Painting
Simple Dry Brushing
Vintage Painting
Painting Supplies
Paint Kit Supplies for Painting
Steps to Success, Painting
Burnishing Your Wood Carving
Simple Blending Acrylic Paints
Techniques for Painting
Basics to Painting

14  LORA IRISH FREE PYROGRAPHY PROJECTS

Toxicity in Pyrography and Wood Carving
Photography for Pyrography
Contrasting Tonal Values
Fading Pyrography Projects
Pyrography on Paper
Lora Irish Pyrography, Derringer PatternTonal Value Sepia Worksheet
Pyrography Practice Boards
Pyrography Holiday Cards

Blue Heron Tavern Pyrography
Coloring Wood Burnings Colored Pencils
Pyrography Leather Journal
Wood Burning Animal Fur and Hair
Mapping Your Pyrography Pattern
Simple Pyrography Shading

7 FREE IN-DEPTH PYROGRAPHY SEMINARS

Color, Shadow, and Light in Pyrography
Mushroom Pyrography Doodles
Pyrography Steps Portrait Burning

How to dry brush paint a relief wood carvingPyrography Doodles
Pyrography Feather Border
Ceremonial Mask Pyrography Project
Cougar Pyrography Project

“We – Michael and I – want to thank everyone who has supported
and encouraged us these last two years.  We are so excited
about the coming year and all of the new adventures and
growth ahead of us!” – L S Irish, 5/2015