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Ornamental Hand Engraving with Jason Marchiafava

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  • 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: $1,349.88 includes tuition, kit materials fee and applicable sales tax.    ($1,295, kit fee and materials are $50, tax is $4.88)

    • Dates:

      • May Class Cancelled
      • August 10-14, 2020

    Instructor: Jason Marchiafava

    Class Schedule
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    NASJ CORE CLASSES

    Graduate Bench Jeweler Program:

    12-week intensive program with Blaine Lewis & Drew Hadley

    • Mar 2-May 22, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • Aug 30-Nov 20, 2020 - CLASS IN SESSION

    Bench Comprehensive:

    5-day workshop withBlaine Lewis & Drew Hadley

    • Jan 27-31, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • June 1-5, 2020 - CLASS RESCHEDULED - Due To Covid-19
    • August 3-7, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • August 17-21, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED

    Stone Setting Comprehensive:

    5-day workshop with Blaine Lewis & Drew Hadley

    • Feb 3-7, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • Feb 10-14, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • June 8-12, 2020 - CLASS RESCHEDULED - Due To Covid-19
    • July 6-10, 2020 - CLASS RESCHEDULED - Due To Covid-19
    • July 13-17, 2020 - CLASS RESCHEDULED - Due To Covid-19
    • July 20 -24, 2020 w/ Drew Hadley - CLASS COMPLETED
    • August 10-14, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • August 24-28, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED

    Advanced Stone Setting:

    5-day advanced workshop with Blaine Lewis & Drew Hadley

    • Feb 17-21, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED
    • October 26-30, 2020 - CLASS IS FULL - Please Call To Be Put On Waiting List

    CLASSES with GUEST INSTRUCTORS

    Mokume Gane with the Masters:

    5-day workshop with Chris Ploof & James Binnion

    2021 Dates TBD

    Coin Ring Making Using Seamless Ring Construction:

    3-day Workshop with Jason Stinchfield

    2021 Dates TBD

    ORNAMENTAL HAND ENGRAVING:

    5-day workshop with Jason Marchiafava

    May 11-15, 2020 - CLASS RESCHEDULED - Due To Covid-19
    August 10-14, 2020 - CLASS COMPLETED

    Counter Sketching & Color Rendering:

    5-day workshop with Rémy Rotenier

    2021 Dates TBD

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    1-800-529-4763