Our Team 

G.J Owen

Founder & instructor

Gabriel Owen, our founder, and instructor is a second-generation jeweler

Weldon Lister

Master instructor

Weldon is a third-generation artist/craftsman using the simplest of tools, a hammer & chisel,

Steve Lindsay

Master instructor

Inventor of the famous  Air graver palm control, In 1975, at the age of 17,

Otto Carter

Master Instructor

The art of engraving has intrigued me since I first became aware of it. Having been in the graphic design business for many years

Tira Mitchell


Tira Mitchell is an artist, hand engraver, stone setter, teacher, and entrepreneur. 

Lee Griffiths

Master instructor

Art in general and engraving, in particular, have been a fascinating journey