Small English Scroll & Bouquet

Small English Scroll & Bouquet

Learning to cut a particular scroll can be a challenging process that takes some time to execute it to your satisfaction. Studying the work of others is a great way to understand just how to create a certain style. This Stoeger Uplander, which has been modified to...
Engraving a Personal Gift

Engraving a Personal Gift

Engravers can save hundreds of dollars when the holiday season rolls around by creating personalized gifts. Using your skills to engrave a pendant, key fob, knife, or other small pieces, you can make unique and custom work that is just for that one special person....
Treasure from the Sea, Bracelet by Kit Carson

Treasure from the Sea, Bracelet by Kit Carson

The beautiful desert-inspired designs by Arizona native Kit Carson, like his Mariachi and Pendant previously featured, are great for inspiration. His work ranges from the festive dead musicians of his Mariachi to dazzling, jewel-encrusted bracelets. This bracelet,...
Sterling Silver Metalwork

Sterling Silver Metalwork

In 2008 the GRS Training Center hosted its first metalworking course that focused entirely on the art of repoussé. Valentin Yotkov, who currently resides and works in Brooklyn, New York, is a master silversmith specializing in Chasing, Raising, and Repoussé. The works...
Wood Inlay and Engraving

Wood Inlay and Engraving

Gary Van Syoc of Emporia, Kansas, likes to sit in his shop as often as he can to work on his newest hobby — a hobby that is turning out beautiful works of wood. He first took a class at the GRS Training Center in late October 2007 with Bill Janney. Although Gary said...
Engraving a Memorial Plaque

Engraving a Memorial Plaque

The art of engraving is a wonderful way to remember a loved one who has passed. Whether it’s in memory of a young hunter, or a dearly treasured grandfather. This plaque, engraved by Todd Daniels, will be placed out at the favorite fishing spot of Otis...