September 21 -23, 2018
Cost of workshop which includes meals and lodging: $525. There is no additional fee for materials.
All Southern Ohio Artisan Workshops are held at Canter's Cave in Jackson Ohio.
Learn about 18th Century American engraving for firearms in this three day introduction to hammer and chisel engraving. Establish confidence and comfort with the tools and process, with a major focus on sharpening gravers ; If you have a properly sharpened graver and know how to re-sharpen it, you will learn to engrave successfully. Cutting techniques will include straight lines, scrolls, borders and floral elements. Most of all, you will come to enjoy the process of engraving.