Well done, you're on the right track and doing a good job for such early days.
May I suggest that you buy a couple of fairly simple scroll castings for study.
They will be a big help in your...
Yep, Andrew does have a bit of an accent! But , being "down under" I just call it upside down southern twang! We CAN understand him.Big-Un 08-26-2016, 09:54 PM
McMaster Carr has several grades but this looks like engravable stuff.
Here are some very early engravings I did about 40 years ago.JJ Roberts 08-26-2016, 07:03 PM