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Construct a specific wooden Weapon.
Quest Giver: Woodworking Crafting Writs
Prerequisite Quest: Woodworker Writ
Reward: 005-?5-?Writ Vouchers
High Leveled Leveled Gold
XP Gain: High
RepeatableRepeatable: Yes

Quick Walkthrough[edit]

  1. Read the writ.
  2. Work out which and then gather the materials required.
  3. Craft the item at the appropriate crafting site.
  4. Deliver the goods to your contact.

Detailed Walkthrough[edit]

The following message will appear when you open the writ:

"A somewhat terse request for a wooden weapon. I'm sure you'll know what to do." — Rolis Hlaalu.
<Accept the contract.>

When completing a Woodworker Writ at the highest Woodworking level, you may receive a writ for a specific weapon (see also: A Masterful Shield). This item will need to:

  • Be at least Champion Points150, which means you must have enough Ruby Ash on hand.
  • Have a specific trait, which means you must have researched that trait for that item type and have the necessary trait material on hand.
  • Have a specific style, which means you must have learned the motif for that item type and have the necessary style material on hand.
  • Be of a specific set, which means you must have researched enough traits for that set, and visit one of that set's Crafting Sites to create it.
  • Be of at least Epic quality, and possibly Legendary, which means you must upgrade the item 3 or 4 times.

The Resin Expertise skill will reduce the number of Resins required to safely upgrade the item. You can get away with as few as 1 each if you want to gamble, but given the expense of the materials involved, it's highly advisable to max your Resin Expertise and use the maximum number of Resins each time to guarantee a 100% chance and not risk destroying the item in the process. This means that for each item, you will want to have 2 Pitch, 3 Turpen, and 4 Mastic, and also 8 Rosin for Legendary writs.

Once you have created the item, bring it to Rolis Hlaalu at the Aldmeri Dominion Elden RootDaggerfall Covenant WayrestEbonheart Pact Mournhold writ drop-off locations for your reward.


Due to the nature of this list, the possibilities are nearly limitless. Therefore, an exhaustive list would be prohibitively long.
Contributions are welcome and encouraged, but please consider if your additions are sufficiently different from the existing entries to warrant inclusion.

For more information, see the help files, the style guide, and this article's talk page.

Note that some of these items require motifs or crafting sites from the various DLCs. It is still possible to create these items if you do not have access to these DLCs, however, if you purchase the motifs from Guild Traders and visit a player's house with the appropriate attuned crafting stations.

Item Quality Trait Set Motif Wood 00000Writ Vouchers
Restoration Staff of Redistribution Epic Training
(ON-icon-trait material-Carnelian.pngCarnelian)
Redistributor (7 Traits) Wood Elf
(ON-icon-style material-Bone.pngBone)
12 ON-icon-sanded wood-Sanded Ruby Ash.png Ruby Ash 000055Writ Vouchers
Bow of Varen's Legacy Epic Precise
(ON-icon-trait material-Ruby.pngRuby)
Varen's Legacy (7 Traits) High Elf
(ON-icon-style material-Adamantite.pngAdamantite)
12 ON-icon-sanded wood-Sanded Ruby Ash.png Ruby Ash 000055Writ Vouchers
Ice Staff of Morkuldin Epic Training
(ON-icon-trait material-Carnelian.pngCarnelian)
Morkuldin (9 Traits) Yokudan
(ON-icon-style material-Ferrous Salts.pngFerrous Salts)
12 ON-icon-sanded wood-Sanded Ruby Ash.png Ruby Ash 000077Writ Vouchers
Bow of Oblivion's Foe Legendary Sharpened
(ON-icon-trait material-Fire Opal.pngFire Opal)
Oblivion's Foe (8 Traits) Akaviri
(ON-icon-style material-Goldscale.pngGoldscale)
12 ON-icon-sanded wood-Sanded Ruby Ash.png Ruby Ash 0006060Writ Vouchers

Quest Stages[edit]

A Masterful Weapon
Finishes Quest Journal Entry
I need to create the item specified by my contract.
Objective: (?).
Objective: Deliver the Weapon.
☑Finishes quest I've finished the task, and now just need to hand it off to receive my pay.