Hand engraving on plate – EN.I

Dates: 2 – 30 September 2020 / 100 total hours / Fees: 1.800,00 euro / Deadline for booking: 20 August

Content

  • Preparation of the tools, various kinds of burin, with explanations on their use
  • Engraving exercises using sheets of non-precious metal
  • Lines, circles, waves, and the “tremble” technique
  • Complex designs, use of chiaroscuro
  • Specific engravings: ornate, borders, Florentine ornamentation, figurative, landscape, silk-finish satin-finish and granite engravings.
  • Positioning and setting in place of special jewels to be engraved.