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Wood Burned Spoons

Transform plain wooden spoons into a uniquely, personalized piece of art work with the Plaid Wood Burning Tool. Add monograms, shapes, and patterns to your wooden utensil to enhance your cooking experience. Perfect for a housewarming gift, these spoons are easy to create and beautiful to display.

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Project #15616 Skill Level: Advanced

Plaid Supplies

Plaid ® Wood Burning Set with Variable Temperature Control - 17391E

Number Needed: 1 $26.99
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Other Supplies

  • Wooden spoons
  • Wood dish
  • Wood jug
  • Pencil


  1. Insert the "universal point" into the Wood Burning Tool.
  2. Plug in the tool and allow it to heat up.
  3. Using a pencil, draw a pattern onto your wood surface. (Tip: You can find line art online and transfer it using graphite paper.)
  4. Check that your tool is hot enough by touching the tip to a scrap pieces of wood or by testing it on the bottom of your surface.
  5. Trace over the pencil lines slowly and steadily with the Wood Burning Tool.
  6. Allow the tool to cool before changing tips.


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Plaid’s Engraver is a lightweight, battery operated, hand-held engraver. This tool can be used to personalize a variety of surfaces with monograms, words, phrases, drawings or simple doodles!  The six different tips included, with this tool, all have unique purposes and make engraving, grinding, sanding and buffing a breeze.  Plaid’s Engraver allows the user to create intricate designs smoothly and effortlessly.
Plaid’s Hot Foil Pen is a fabulous tool that should be in all artists and general crafters “stash” of art supplies!  It is not only convenient, it is easy-to-use!  This tool embellishes notecards, scrapbook pages, and mixed media projects with that special touch of metallic foil goodness.  Perfect for personalization, overall patterns, and freehand designs, the Hot Foil Pen is sure to add that special metallic shimmering pizazz to all creative projects.

Plaid’s Hot Knife Tool is a convenient and easy-to-use tool that will provide general crafters, DIY enthusiasts, and Cosplayers with all they need to easily cut through or carve a variety of materials.  General craft surfaces such as EVA foam, wax, bar soaps, fabric, paracord, foam core boards, and even foam fruits, vegetables and gourds are all easily carved into decorative works of art while using the Hot Knife Tool.  Whether cutting freehand or over traced pattern lines, the Hot Knife Tool is easy and fun to use. 
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Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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