Definition of pyrography in English:

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Pronunciation: /pʌɪˈrɒɡrəfi/


[mass noun]
The art or technique of decorating wood or leather by burning a design on the surface with a heated metallic point: craft supplies for pyrography [as modifier]: the scenes are detailed with a pyrography pen Also called pokerwork in Britain.
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  • Soderberg remarks that there is a close link between musical instruments and art, including painting, sculpture, and pyrography.
  • We also have a chest of tools and do some pyrography, burning images into wood, and we also do woodturning.
  • An enthusiast, she has also developed a specialty in that she uses pyrography as part of the finished woodwork they offer.

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