Master class: burning wood

Very often we are forced to buy ordinary wooden furniture. This is an integral part of the life of any person. But often this furniture looks boring and mundane. This problem is fairly easy to solve with the help of creativity, namely burning, especially if the furniture does not have a lacquer or other decorative coating. In this master class, the decor option for an ordinary IKEA stool will be considered. For decoration you will need the stool itself, a drawing for the decor, a carbon paper, a pencil and a burning apparatus. Choosing an object for decoration (in our case it is a stool), you need to choose a picture. They can be a pattern, ornament, plants, animals, in general, anything. For the stool was chosen flower - rose. Having prepared a drawing - printing it out or drawing a sketch on paper, you need to transfer the drawing to a tree. For the painting was chosen one of the legs. If you draw well, then you can immediately put a sketch on the tree, if not, you can use a carbon copy.When working with it, it is necessary to fasten the drawing tightly and carefully so that there are no distortions or inaccuracies. After the picture is transferred using copy paper, you need to correct it, so that there are no gaps in the contour. Otherwise it will be very difficult to burn. To adjust, you can use a simple pencil. If that it can be easily erased with an eraser. In order to work it was convenient to better keep the stool in a horizontal position. When the sketch of the drawing is completely drawn on the tree, you can proceed to the burning itself.
 Sketch of a picture on the tree
Burning is a very difficult and painstaking task. This is due to the fact that the burnt elements are very difficult to correct. If you burn a little, of course, you can burn more, but the extra lines can not be erased with an eraser or solvent. It is in connection with this that it is necessary to place the decor object comfortably and firmly. Burning out, you should not hurry, if necessary, you can do it as long and carefully as needed. Of course, newcomers will be much harder than those who already have experience.
 Scorched leg pattern
After the burnt pattern can be considered finished. Or you can varnish the finished work. Varnish will protect both the design and the furniture itself from damage, fading and loss of appearance.
 Ready stool
As a result, you can decorate all the legs stools, it will look very unusual and beautiful. Such furniture design can be considered to be original, and most importantly, affordable. Now there is no need to buy furniture with beautiful patterns and ornaments for big money. Now you can decorate your house by yourself saving considerable money and becoming truly original and individual.