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Introduction to Laser Cutting Summer School

Full Price: £180/ £145 concession

Cutting edge technology! In the Introduction to Laser cutting Summer School, you will be introduced to the use of a laser cutter. You will learn how to prepare vector files from drawings, photographs or text, and you will learn to cut or engrave images on a variety of materials such as paper, wood, acrylic and fabric.

This course is suitable for those who have no experience of laser cutting, though experience with digital imaging is recommended.

Select a date:

  • 20 & 21 July 2019

Time: Saturday and Sunday 10am -5.30pm

Class size: 6 People

Materials: Included

Tutor: Catherine Hiley

To book a place on one of our courses, payment must be made in full. We recommend booking online to guarantee a place.

If you have an enquiry please email your enquiry here please phone 0131 557 2479 to pay by card or in person at Edinburgh Printmakers, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-6pm.

Topics covered

Topics covered:

  • File preparation for laser cutting
  • Laser cutter software-Choosing depth of cut and or engrave for specific elements
  • Safe set up and use of the laser cutter
  • Which materials are possible to cut
  • Engraving JPEG images