Cemal Ayyıldız was born in Bursa in 1963. He started his engraving applications with the idea of combining traditional arts with the wood works classes he took at the university, and worked on engraving, carving and wood design applications with the wood master Behçet Süsveren between 1982-1983. He made designs in various art fields, and applied the traditional Turkish handicrafts designs on various products by enhancing their richness with the motifs he designed. Ayyıldız gave classes at Muğla University Department of Architectural Restoration Program. He gathered his projects and experiences in his books titled “Cutting Carving in Wood Works and Engraving in Wood Works” and “Technical Drawing”.