This DIY Wood-Burned Cheese Board Will Be the Star of Your Next Party

In just a few simple steps, you can create an adorable DIY cheese board that all of your guests will be raving about.

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Why spend a fortune on a nice cheese board when you can make your own? With this simple tutorial, you can craft a perfect centerpiece for your next dinner party — no art skills needed! 

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Create a one-of-a-kind cheese board with this simple wood-burning design.

Materials Needed

  • wood slice
  • pencil
  • wood burning pen
  • drill with spade bit
  • block oil
  • cloth
  • leather cord

Draw the Pattern

Using a pencil, lightly draw the dandelion design onto the wood slice. Slowly trace the design with the wood burning pen.

Drill, Seal and Finish

Using the spade bit, drill a hole at the top of the wood slice. Wipe off the saw dust, and use a cloth to wipe block oil over the surface. Let the oil dry. Repeat this process three times. Tie the piece of leather cord in a loop around the hole, and you're ready to serve!  

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