The other day Lisa saw an ornament in a store that she really liked. She brought it over to me and said “It’s wood burning, you can do this!” A few days later I got my first wood burning tools for Hanukkah. The rest, as they say, is history.
I remember when I was a kid that wood burning was a somewhat obscure hobby. See top photo of a 1950’s kit – “fun for the whole family!”. I knew about it but had never done it and didn’t know anyone who did. Now I know. It’s sort of like drawing, slowly, with a thick pen – on lumpy paper. Smells good.
Here’s what I’ve done so far, in the order I made them.
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