Engraving

Duration: 2 days

Hand engraving: During this 2 day course students will learn the decorative techniques of engraving. This can be used just as decoration for your work or as a transfer of patterns. The techniques used for deep engraving will be demonstrated and practiced if required. This is really useful for inlay work and also some types of enamelling.

Students will learn how to sharpen and prepare their gravers The gravers you will be using are available to purchase at the end of the course.

A demonstration of air engraving using the Graver Max system will be demonstrated.

Our lecturer has been a professional engraver for 39 years and is experienced in all types of engraving. He has been teaching engraving for the last 15 years.

The plates used in either copper or silver can be purchased during the course or you can bring your own pieces to work on.