I tried computer layouts and found I just wasted more time than necessary. Laying out lettering by hand is much faster for me and I don't feel I have wasted my time fooling around with the technology...Big-Un 07-29-2014, 08:02 PM
Ok for those people close to New York City I found a hand engraving class in union city nj if you go to meetup.com and you type hand engraving classes with Julie prunier-vecchio is for September 5...leo 07-29-2014, 07:53 PM
Dani Girl, this is the project that Mitch refers to.
If I read your questions right the problem you are having is caused by your 2nd, 3rd and 4th fingers (or at least one of them) under the tool...
I took Jim Chambers class on building locks. If you would like, I can give you his formula for hardening and tempering-back the frizzen, if I can find it, - I assume that you already know how to...leschowe 07-29-2014, 07:39 PM