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August, 2016

  • 12 August

    Scanning Techniques CPE 2003 seminar

    CPE Show Seminar – Saturday November 4, 2000 Topic – Scanning techniques and Image manipulation in PhotoPaint and Photoshop What will be covered: 1. What is the optimal scanning resolution (dpi) 2. What is the optimal file size (inches) to work with 3. Working with Brightness and Contrast in your …

July, 2016

  • 3 July

    Creating a New Logo From Bad Artwork – Aids Logo

    Now let me ask you – how many people come into your shop and say “I need you to reproduce my logo and to make it easy here is some good quality black and white artwork”. Not often. What do we get? Low quality gif and jpeg files (images from …

  • 3 July

    Creating a Music Box Part 4

    This lesson is a continuation of the series on creating a music box. In this lesson we will be creating one of the sides. Here Is The Side That We Need to Reproduce Here is the side that we need to reproduce. This side is like the other sides except …

June, 2016

  • 30 June

    Creating a Jig for Skates

    In this lession I will show you how I created a jig so that we could do a full bed of skate blades. The tools you learn here can be applied to creating any other jig. This jig was created in acrylic so I will be using the cutout to …

  • 30 June

    Creating a Half Circle Equipment Tag

    In this article I will discuss how to recreate a tag that was sent to me by a customer to recreate for their laser machine. Here is the Image that Needs to be Reproduced Import in a scan of the part we want to reproduce. I have straightened it up …

  • 28 June

    Creating New Artwork From Scanned Images of Bad Artwork or Web Images

    One of the reasons that many engravers have upgraded their engraving equipment in the past years is because of the need to be able to easily create logos for their customers. Whether it is for a company such as IBM or just a local soccer association, most customers now require …