Project Engraving

With Otto Carter

Course Description

The goal of this course is to show you how to approach projects with challenging design requirements.  FEGA Master Otto Carter with his diverse background in design, will show the student how to come up with endless design solutions that will be unique, fresh and exciting.

 

Course Objectives
 

· How to design beyond traditional scrollwork

· Learn how to incorporate diverse designs into a single composition

· How to enhance your creativity by imposing limitations

· Artwork layout and design transfer

· Learn about the engravability of different metals

· Background removal with micromotor and gravers  

· Metal treatment from start to finish

· How to patina the finished project


 

All tools and materials are provided in the class


 

CLASS PROJECT(S)

1911 slide

Course duration: 5 Days 

Attendance: 40 Hours


 

Requirements

This class is for intermediate to advanced engravers. An basic understanding of engraving & tool sharpening is required.