How to Wood Burn Normal Wooden Pencils



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In this tutorial I will show you how to wood burn normal everyday pencils. This is a simple craft but you turn out with amazing results. These pencils make an excellent present for your teacher or a wonderful mother's day gift.

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Step 1: Gather Your Materials

  1. number 2 pencils
  2. Sandpaper
  3. An electric wood burner tool
  4. Ribbon (optional)

Step 2: Sand Your Pencils

Sand all the paint off your pencils.

Step 3: Get Ready to Wood Burn Your Pencils

First decide what you want to wood burn on your pencils. Then with a pencil draw your design on the pencils.

Step 4: Wood Burn Your Pencils

Just trace the lines of pencil with your wood burner tool. For a guide of which tips to use visit the link below.

Step 5: Enjoy!! :D

Enjoy them yourself or give them as a gift. Please favorite this instructables. Also check out my other instructable in the link below.

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