Derek Stevens uses one large magnifying glass and two pairs of shades while using sunlight to etch an image of a tree onto a piece of recycled wood on Saturday

Solar powered art

Derek Stevens uses pyrography to etch an image of a tree onto a piece of recycled wood.

Derek Stevens uses one large magnifying glass and two pairs of shades while using sunlight to etch an image of a tree onto a piece of recycled wood on Saturday, July 30. For his business, Burning Glass Designs, Stevens uses an art form known as pyrography to custom-design wood and other pieces. Examples of his work can be seen at the Saturday community market at the Red Barn.