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Inspired Writing: Gorgeous Woodburned Pencils

Inspired Writing: Gorgeous Woodburned Pencils

Transform the humble pencil into a thing of beauty! Make gorgeous woodburned pencils with your own creative custom patterns and fun DIY designs.

Inspired Writing: Gorgeous Woodburned Pencils

I love how the right tool in the right hands can transform an ordinary object—in this case, a natural wood pencil—into an extraordinary piece of handmade art!

Get inspired to make your own pretty patterned writing implements with this neat woodburned pencils project from Anna at Journey into Creativity.

Note: The steps in this activity are shown entirely in photos. But, if you’re following the directions on your woodburning tool, you probably won’t need further instructions.


Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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