Beginner Hand Engraving

With G.J. Owen

Course Description

Learn basic hand engraving skills quickly with the state of the art equipment.

Students will learn the fundamentals of engraving cuts. They will execute engraving cuts and learn where and how to use them.  

The already marked practice plates make it easier for the student to follow.


Course Objectives

  • Correct setup of the workbench

  • Set Microscope, Pneumatic machine  and ball vise

  •  Sharpen Gravers and learn the right geometry to cut with

  • Artwork layout and design transfer

  • Line cutting techniques

  • Proper use of work holding fixtures and devices

  • Shading techniques and background treatments

  • Block and script letter engraving


All tools and Materials are provided in the class


CLASS PROJECT(S)

Pendant 

Course duration: 5 Days 

Attendance: 40 Hours


Requirements

No requirements or previous experience necessary 


Please note:

Course information is subject to change without notice.