Ornamental Hand Engraving with Jason Marchiafava

This "strategically progressive" course supplies students with the basic techniques necessary to become a skilled engraver. The instructor gives a historical overview of engraving while presenting the primary cuts required to build a solid foundation. Each student practices with individualized assistance and instruction.

  • Graver Setup and Sharpening
  • Ergonomics  At The Bench
  • Plate and Surface Preparation
  • Pattern Layout
  • Pattern Transfer Methods
  • Line Cutting Techniques
  • Bright Cutting Techniques
  • The Art of Scroll Patterns
  • Border and Leaf Patterns
  • Execution of Stylized Cuts 
  • Floral Patterns 

 

 

TUITION: $1,254.88 includes tuition, kit materials fee and applicable sales tax.    ($1,200, kit fee and materials are $50, tax is $4.88)

Dates:

May 13th-17th, 2019

August 12th-16th, 2019 

 

 

Instructor: Jason Marchiafava

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