Lora S Irish is the author of a series of woodcarving, pyrography, and craft pattern books.  Her first in-depth wood carving book is Classic Carving Patterns, published by Taunton Press, in 1999, publisher of ”Fine Wood Working Magazine”.  Other popular craft and hobby titles including the Great Book of Dragon PatternsRelief Carving Workshop, and The Art and Crafts of Pyrography,  and Classic Chip Carving published by Chipping Away, Inc.


Art of Leather Burning
New Lora S. Irish Book
January 2017
Art of Leather Bu7rningArt of Leather Burning
Legendary wood and leather crafter Lora Susan Irish focuses solely on leather pyrography techniques and projects for the first time in this book. She presents instructions for a dozen easy-to-make projects, including jewelry, wallets, journals, and belts, in a spectacular array of patterns ranging from American West and Celtic motifs to wildlife and tattoo-inspired imagery. The completed projects are perfect for gift-giving or personal use.

Moving from tools and supplies to pyrography and leather crafting basics; pattern techniques; leather selection; and the projects themselves, the book includes detailed, step-by-step directions with full-color photographs. Sidebars and tips offer helpful hints. This invaluable guide is ideal for experienced crafters as well as those who wish to acquire leather-crafting and leather-burning skills.
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Lora S. Irish books on the web!
 Relief Carving Workshop by Lora S. IrishRelief Carving Workshop
Chip Carving Workshop by Lora S Irish
Chip Carving Workshop

Great Book of Woodburning by Lora S IrishGreat Book of Woodburning
Great Book of Celtic Knot Patterns by Lora S IrishGreat Book of Celtic PatternsArts and Crafts Pyrography by Lora S IrishArt & Craft PyrographyEAsy & Elegant Beaded Copper Jewelry by Lora S IrishEasy & Elegant Jewelry
 Great Book of Dragon Patterns by Lora S IrishGreat Book of Dragon Patterns Great Book of Fairies by Lora S IrishGreat Book of Fairy Patterns Great Book of Floral Patterns by Lora S IrishGreat Book of Floral Patterns
 Relief Carving Wood Spirits Relief Carving Wood Spirits
Great Book of Modern Tattoos by Lora S Irish
Modern Tribal Tattoos
 North American Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw by Lora S IrishNorth American Wildlife
 Great Book of Tattoo Designs by Lora S IrishGreat Book of Tattoos The Original Vampire Artists Handbook by Lora S IrishVampire Artists Handbook Wildlife Carving in ReliefWildlife Carving in Relief
 World Wildlife Patterns for the Scroll Saw by Lora S IrishWorld Wildlife Patterns, Scroll Saw……..
101 Artistic Relief Patterns by Lora S Irish
 101 Artistic Relief Patterns
Classic Carving Patterns by Lora S IrishClassic Carving Patterns
Essential Links for Wire Jewelry by Lora S Irish  Essential LinksPyrography Basics Pyrography BasicsLearn to Draw Dragons
Learn to Draw Celtic

Wood Spirits & Greenmen

135 Gunstock
Carving Patterns
Art of Spoon CarvingArt of Spoon Carving
Aug 2017 Release Date!