photo of christ

phyllis mcdaniel


this is done by burning a photo in wood, pyrography, i didn't think i could do this one, getting the thorns exactly right, i just kept asking god, to let me get it right, my sister made the comment that she'd like to have one, so i did this for her for christmas one year.

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wooden plaque
alot of time and patience
clear coat (for finish)

Directions Step-By-Step

purchase the size plaque you want to work with, select your photo, apply image to your work, using graphite, then comes the hard part, burning the wood, after you have your photo burnt to your satification, apply about 3 coats of clear coat, letting dry between each application, apply hanger, or place on a easle.
it asks above for the time frame, but it only gives 24 hrs, you can plan on this taking you about a week or longer.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Non-Edibles
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