Find engraving and hand engraving workshops, classes and courses around the UK. Hand engraving is an ancient heritage craft, practiced since the 14th century. You can learn how to engrave intricate designs and lettering onto metal, wood, glass and other media with talented tutors.
A fun session of basic diamond point engraving on glass. Using a hand held tool , learn to create very simple decorative images and lettering on glasses.
Age 12 - 80+ (12-16 with parent or guardian)
No previous art experience required.
Class of approximately 7 students, no less than 5 students.
Wednesday evenings 6pm - 8,30pm . Booking is necessary. Your own group bookings can be fun!
I have 36 years of professional glass engraving experience and 20 of those years including teaching. I teach budding glass engravers of all standards, from having never "scratched" a glass to those who have had years of engraving. I gear the days teaching according to what I feel the student needs, based on what they let me know in advance.
Lessons are based on hand engraving with a drill OR Sandblasting, some ask for a...
Learn stained glass in a working studio in this weekend workshop. Taught by Rachel Mulligan, an award winning professional stained glass artist with over twenty years experience. Only the finest quality mouth-blown glass is used, as Rachel believes that if you start with the best materials you will end up with a superior art work. A maximum of four students can be accommodated at a time. 10am-4pm.
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A two-day introduction to wood engraving. Start by learning about all the elements required to create a wood engraving; the tools, wood, paper, printing materials and composition. By the end of the two days you will have had a sound introduction to wood engraving and have created your own wood block and print.
Of all artists’ printing methods, wood engraving has the advantage of needing the least equipment. It does not require a press but...