The Techniques of Glass Engraving by Peter Dreiser (Author), Jonathan Matcham
Synopsis The Techniques of Glass Engraving by Peter Dreiser and thelate Jonathan Matcham is a classic, unique in its field. Considered thedoyen of British glass engravers, Peter Dreiser has fully updated thetext for this second edition with Katharine Coleman, one of the leadingcontemporary glass artists of today. It is now 4-colour throughout withsuperb new images illustrating the work of a new generation ofcontemporary glass engravers. The many techniques covered includecopper wheel engraving, synthetic wheel engraving, cut glass, brilliantcutting, diamond point, drill engraving, glass etching andsandblasting. This book is one of the very few on the practical aspectsof this craft, of interest to student and the interested public alike.Comprehensive information, examples and exercises for the student areall accompanied with clear photographs, of work in progress and thefinished item.
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