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Intermediate hand engraving

Intermediate hand engraving

Refine your engraving skills and elevate your craftsmanship to new heights in our exclusive Intermediate Hand Engraving course.

This intensive program focuses on building confidence and expanding your knowledge in shading, drawing, and design to create intricate and captivating engravings.



  • Enrolling in this advanced course requires completion of the Hand Engraving I course or instructor approval.
  • To fully benefit from the curriculum, participants should have a solid understanding of proper tool sharpening and basic engraving techniques.


Duration: 5 Days (Monday to Friday)

Attendance: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (one-hour lunch break)

Class: Private one on one.


Course Objectives:


Refinement of Basic Skills:

  • Take your basic engraving skills to the next level through targeted instruction and hands-on practice.
  • Explore advanced techniques and methods to enhance the precision and quality of your engravings.

Shading Planning and Application:

  • Learn how to effectively plan for shading lines and determine where to apply them to add depth and dimension to your engravings.
  • Develop proficiency in shading techniques to create realistic and dynamic effects in your designs.

Scroll Drawing Techniques:

  • Master the art of drawing scrolls, incorporating curves, flourishes, and intricate details to enhance your engraving compositions.
  • Explore different scroll designs and styles to expand your creative repertoire and develop your signature aesthetic.

Gold Inlay Techniques:

  • Acquire advanced skills in gold inlay techniques, including preparation, cutting, and inlaying, to embellish your engravings with luxurious accents.
  • Learn how to seamlessly integrate gold inlay into your designs to create stunning visual effects and elevate the overall aesthetic.

Relief Engraving for Backgrounds:

  • Explore relief engraving techniques to create textured backgrounds that enhance the focal point of your engravings.
  • Learn how to effectively use relief engraving to add depth and visual interest to your designs, creating captivating compositions.

Scroll Finishing and Background Applications:

  • Discover techniques for finishing scrolls to achieve polished and professional results, including smoothing, refining, and detailing.
  • Explore various background applications, from simple textures to intricate patterns, to complement and enhance your engraving designs.

Class Projects:

Apply your newfound skills and techniques to create a pendant engraving project.

Work on real-world projects under the guidance of experienced instructors, gaining practical experience and refining your engraving abilities.


All tools and materials required for the course projects are included.


Unlock the full potential of your engraving skills and elevate your craftsmanship to new heights. Enroll in our Advanced Hand Engraving II course today and embark on a transformative journey toward mastery in hand engraving.


Please note that course information is subject to change without notice as we strive to provide the most comprehensive and up-to-date training experience.


  • Unavailable dates

    From April 8 to 19 2024

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