For the decorations on the cover we first transferred the designs onto the plywood:
Then cleared the paper so only the toner from the photocopies stays:
later we cut away all borders and internal pieces that should be hollow:
Then It’s a matter of pyrographing all bas-reliefs:
Giving it a couple coats of pain and varnish:
And finally assembling:
And those are the decorations!
Next up… making some scarabs maybe?