Wood burning is one of the most popular forms of wood craft, because of the fun you can have burning drawings and designs into a wooden plank while creating your own artistic masterpieces. Pyrography, the art of decorating wood with burn marks, is making a comeback, so we turned to some of our favorite DIY bloggers for modern inspiration on rustic woodburned crafts.
DIY Custom Wood Burned Sign
What do you get when combine a wood slab and hand lettering? A custom wood burned sign that’ll add warmth and texture to even the most contemporary spaces. Get the tutorial at Dream Green DIY.
Wood Burned Wall Art
This wood burned wall art looks amazing! It’s such a great piece for a gallery wall or a gift idea. The tutorial also includes the design to copy it! Get the tutorial at Addicted 2 DIY.
DIY Wood Burned Photo Frames
Looking to make your personal photos a little more … personal? Display your favorite shots around the house in woodburned picture frames featuring simple freeform shapes or geometric patterns. Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess.
DIY Customised Keepsake Box
A small wooden box designed to hold personal treasures becomes a keepsake itself when customized with woodburning. Get the tutorial at Cosymore.
Custom Baby Blocks
A baby’s nursery isn’t complete without a set of wooden blocks, but why buy when you can burn? The classic stacking toy becomes an instant heirloom when woodburned with favorite children’s characters and eye-catching typography. Get the tutorial at HelloBee.