9 Brilliant Examples of Glass Engraving To Inspire you
Interview With Glass Engraver Sue Burne
Sue Burne is the Chairman of The Guild of Glass Engravers as well as being an elected member of the Somerset Guild of Craftsmen.
Her glass engraving work is done with a hand drill using diamond and stone burrs.
In this interview with Eternal Tools we hear more about Sue's work and share some of her amazing drill engraved glass pieces.
Interview with Margot May Glass Engraving
Having recently won the cold glass section of the Royal Easter Show in Sydney Australia, Margot Thigpen of Margot May Designs is one of the few U.S based Glass Engravers. With skilled training and discipline she has developed into diverse areas of her work. Here we showcase some of Margot's intaglio engraving work and chat to her about her business and her future hopes for the art of glass engraving.
Glass and Gemstone Engraved Jewellery and Gifts by Annalisa Tosi
Based in Italy, Annalisa Tosi shares with us some of her beautiful engravings into glass and gemstone. Annalisa tells us about the tools she now uses which have helped her progress with her work.
Diane Brzeski's Glass Engravings
Diane Brzeski is a US based glass engraver.
She yearns to bring the beautiful art of glass engraving to the United States, and to have as many engravers there as there are in the UK.
Here we showcase some of Diane's work.
Glass Engraving's by Alan Sinclair
Alan Sinclair is a Wildlife Photographer and uses his photographs to create his beautiful glass engravings as seen here.
He is currently setting up a business to incorporate both his passion of wildlife photography and his art.
Magical Forest Glass Engraving
The outlines of the images were started by using both the small and medium diamond ball burrs. Diane then filled in the engraving with a medium sized diamond ball burr. Where more depth was required such as the flow of the dresses, she passed the burrs over a second time...
How to Engrave a Glass Window onto Glass.Part 1
The trick is to use an Arkansas stone burr to lightly mark the glass then use a grey polisher or even better a black silicone wheel, to obliterate all but the faintest of marks...
Nancy Sutcliffe DNA Fingerprint Engraving
Inspired by our DNA fingerprint, Nancy Sutcliffe engraved this 6cmx6cm intaglio work with a range of diamond sintered burrs.
Lesley Pyke Glass Engravings
Lesley Pyke used our Diamond High Speed FG Dental Burs to carve and engrave these two beautiful pieces of work. The first picture shows the Cone (Coarse) bur in use to carve away the glass, creating a scalloped type effect edge. The second picture...