Lettering for jewelers

with Rick W. Simmons

Course Description

Design and Engrave a Commemorative Inscription.

Objectives

  • Learn the fundamentals of the Script and Roman alphabet

  • Learn to cut letters and numerals

  • Learn the cuts that form Script or Block letters

  • Learn the graver geometry best suited for lettering and how to sharpen the tools

  • Learn to compose simple inscriptions

  • Learn the importance of the Line of Beauty in Script lettering and where it can lead to in ornamental designing


Class Project: 

Pendant(s)


Course duration: 5 days

Attendance: 40 hours


Difficulty Level: Beginner/Intermediate