New Hobby Ideas in 2023

New Hobby Ideas in 2023

At the beginning of each year, we all sit down and reflect on the past year and what we would like to do in the New Year to either challenge ourselves or experience something new. If one of your resolutions is to be more creative and start a new hobby then you have found the perfect blog post for you!

Today, we thought we would share with you a variety of different hobbies that you could start in 2023 as well as share some resources that might be helpful in getting you started. So without further ado, let's get into the first hobby...


As defined by the Oxford Dictionary, pyrography is the art or technique of decorating wood or leather by burning a design on the surface with a heated metallic point. There are so many different items you could decorate such as making wooden coasters, drawing a pretty picture, creating a fun, wooden sign etc.

To get started, why not have a look at either our plywood (here) or MDF boards (here)

Toy Maker

If you're passionate about cars, trucks or any sort of motor vehicle then why not give making a toy car or truck a go?! You could create your very own car to give as gifts or you could even make them to earn a little bit of extra money...!

We have both the wooden wheels and dowels to help get you started! Click here to explore


A whittler is defined as someone who carves shapes out of wood. Endless amounts of models can be created using basswood blocks. The material can be sawed, varnished, sanded and painted on to create whatever you desire.

Why not get your creative cap on and see what you can create with basswood by clicking here

There are just some of the different hobbies you could take up in 2023. Let us know in the comments what one of your New Year resolutions is...