Make your own wood burned dolls with a few scrap pieces of wood and a woodburner. Made By Joel had his kids draw on blocks of wood and then he used a woodburner to trace their drawings. Names and date are burned onto the bottom to save as keepsakes. View his blog for more great ideas!
Find patterns for toys to create in the book Natural Wooden Toys. It contains more than 75 simple and charming designs including these fancy mermaids who have been wood burned to add details. Toys in this book are so easy to make that your children can help create and decorate them. Fairytale, Forest, Farm, Ocean and City themes are included. You'll also find instructions on creating natural and non-toxic colourful finishes from berries, spices and leaves.