In this hands – on course you will learn a number of different ways to prepare vector files and laser cut and etch your images onto paper, card, acrylic, fabric and wood. No previous experience necessary. Course notes provided. This workshop is suitable for all levels of ability, the emphasis is on introducing you to the full potential of the laser cutter and providing the opportunity to complete a small personal project. Bring a drawing, quotation and photographic image and learn how to prepare, cut and/or etch these images. This course is ideal if you are just curious about laser cutting, if you have access to a laser cutter and would like to know how to get the best out of it, if you are thinking of buying one, or if you are planning to use laser cutting in your creative work and possibly outsource to a commercial laser cutting company, or would like to come back to the studio and laser cut your own work, after the course.Understanding the process fully will enable you to make informed decisions in all of the above situations. It is also just a great, fun weekend.
All Materials & refreshments provided. 10.30 am – 5pm. No’s limited to 4 participants to allow for individual attention and time on the laser. Gift Vouchers Available.
Edinburgh is a great city to visit for a few days. Please ask for advice on B& B’s and hotels if you are traveling to attend the course.
Image Credit: Richard Halliday, previous course participant