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There is one person at Oak Hill Country Club who cannot afford to make a mistake on the final day of the PGA Championship.
Hand carving and engraving headstones is an ancient and artful practice. For centuries, artists and craftsmen have worked hard to transform raw slabs of various kinds of stone into beautiful memorials that use words and images to lovingly preserve the lives and legacies of those who have gone before us.
About once a week I get an E-mail asking how to make money with a laser engraver. Usually it’s someone with a very limited budget who has heard of the pot of gold that lies at the end of every laser engraver purchase.
Jim learned by the age of 20 that he was cut out to be a craftsman and has worked for himself ever since. A natural progression started from engraving ivory to engraving silver and other metals by hand. Becoming familiar with the gravermeister tool, knife engraving was the next step, as was moving into gun and knife shows. As his confidence with metal engraving increased, engraving firearms became the next focus.
The following interview and tutorial is with Paul C., the artist who engraved my Reverso. Paul will walk us through a step by step process of hand engraving on another watch.
If you choose to become an engraver, there are many directions in which you can take your career including working for yourself or for a company.