(A part of the Ascent Group of Institutes)

Address - 190 Great South Road, Epsom, Auckland 1051


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This course is for those who wish to learn the fundamentals of hand engraving and will suit participants that have an understanding of jewellery manufacturing processes.
tutor is a practising Engraver with many years of
experience in the Trade.

He will share basic skill-sets with you to practice and build on.  He will introduce essential tool preparation, basic letters, scrollwork, drawing and cutting. Time permitting, we will also introduce detailed scroll work/inscription.

The following tools are required from the first day:

  • High-speed steel

  • 1x half head short neck handle

  • Norton oilstone or similar

  • 1x 4/0 polishing paper

  • Setting cement/brown wax

  • Dividers

  • Pencil, ruler, rubber

  • Compass

  • 1x 2.5mm square Graver

  • A box of plasters,  (you know it’s inevitable)

You will need to bring a bib apron, wear closed toe shoes and any long hair must be tied up.

Monday to Friday
9 am to 3 pm

Materials supplied by the school: Copper to work on, glass flat and hand peg