PYROGRAPHY by Stephen Poole (© Janik 1997). Author of The Complete Pyrography Stephen Poole is one of the acknowledged masters of the art. After studying graphic design, Stephen Poole has not only developed his own techniques and style, but has run many successful courses to pass them on to others. This video, the first of its kind, gives you the opportunity of attending one of his classes without leaving your armchair! You will be shown many techniques using both the solid point and hot wire types of pyrography machine. Artistic talent is not necessary, only a capacity to work with care and patience. With some wooden blanks, a Janik pyrograph and using some of Stephen's tricks of the trade, you will soon be producing finished items that you can be proud of. After learning the basic skills, there is a project that you can complete (£14.95)

PYROGRAPHY with Sonia Hawes (© Fat Pheasant Films 2002 ). An introduction to the art of burning onto wood and leather using Janik's S Series, H Series and 140 pyrography machines. This video enables you to watch and listen to an expert taking you through all the stages of making pyrographic art. There are three projects to follow, plus expert guidance on equipment, materials and techniques. Sonia Hawes has taught pyrography to students of widely varying skill levels and has conducted many workshops. She explains all you need to know in an easy, understandable style. This video will give you many close-up details of work and techniques that will help you enjoy pyrography to the full (£14.99)

AN INTRODUCTION TO PYROGRAPHY with Lionel Broome (© Mirade Studios). Pyrography is an art form for everyone. Whether you are male or female you can learn to discover your innermost hidden talents. Just about anyone can create wonderful works of art! Age is not a barrier either. Anyone aged 13 - 93 can successfully create pyrography works very simply and easily. A real bonus is that you don't need to have any artistic talent either! This means you can quite easily create wonderful works of pyrography for pleasure or profit from day one! This intriguing and creative artform will work on just about anything made of wood or leather. Price £14.99. To find our more click here.