Wood Burning

Wood burning, or pyrography, is one of our favorite DIY crafts, and trust us when we say we’ve spent hours and hours looking at the same wood slice wondering what on earth we were going to make into it.

Fortunately, wood burning doesn’t have to be a source of existential and artistic angst. With the right tools and some solid ideas, you can get to work in no time. And although it takes some amount of time, energy and practice to really hone your craft, you can start with beginner projects that are easy to tackle from the start.

Below, you’ll find our most popular woodburning articles, with information about how to learn more about the craft. We’ve also included links to additional resources that we found helpful while learning the fine art of woodburning.

Getting Started

Popular Wood Burning Articles

Wood Burning Resources

Below you’ll find a list of links, articles and resources that we found helpful while learning wood burning. You can also find plenty of more ideas, techniques and advanced wood burning projects by searching sites like Pinterest, where many people upload pictures of their latest pyrography accomplishments.