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I Inked the scenes with etchers ink and let it dry for about a week. Then cleaned the surface with lacquer thinner and acetone. Neither solvent took off the etchers ink so that part worked well. Then...
The one thing I love about the Art of Hand Engraving is finishing a project and delivering it to the customer and the look in their eyes when they first see it and then their smile. That is what drives me.
My Guitar project finally finished and delivered I based this engraving style after my studying Marcus Hunts English Scroll and Demas fancy Lettering.