Lettering Techniques for Hand Engravers by Sam Alfano (DVD)
"The video and audio are superb. There is nothing out there like it. It (is) very clear and understandable. This video is a must for the person starting out, or an engraver that struggles through lettering or just doesn’t quite get the look of beautiful hand engraved lettering. This is an amazing video." - Mike Cirelli, goldsmith, engraver.
Learn the art of engraved lettering.
Today's customers are more knowledgeable than ever, and they know the difference between machine engraving and hand engraving, and are willing to pay for fine hand engraved lettering. This video teaches will get you up to speed quickly so you can enjoy the satisifaction and profit of lettering, and the skills you will learn will make ALL of your engraving better.
Ten chapters which include:
•INTRODUCTION • ENGRAVER'S SCRIPT • BRIGHTCUT SCRIPT • WRIGGLED BLOCK LETTERING • LAYOUT • STIPPLED SCRIPT • RIBBON CUT MONOGRAM • ROMAN LETTERING • ROMAN VARIATIONS • LEAF SCRIPT
Plus dozens of tips and tricks. 1 hour and 20 minutes run time.