Engraving with Master Engraver Sam Alfano

Earlier in the year I was fortunate to spend time with the exeptionally talented Master Engraver Sam Alfano in Louisiana. Kept me busy since then, as I took lots of photos, but am only now finally grabbing a chance to post a few..

 Scroll practice plates

Scroll practice plates

  Some of Sam's incredible collection of gravers

Some of Sam's incredible collection of gravers

  Rosette and script practice

Rosette and script practice

  Louisiana

Louisiana

  Sam's great little home made scriber (for marking straight lines on projects)

Sam's great little home made scriber (for marking straight lines on projects)

 Sam Alfano

Sam Alfano

 More of Sam's gravers

More of Sam's gravers

 New Orleans

New Orleans

  Hand lettered sign outside a  Jazz Club, New Orleans

Hand lettered sign outside a  Jazz Club, New Orleans