Laser Engraving & Cutting
September 21, 2022
CLASS DESCRIPTION: Laser cutting and engraving is a very versatile process used to cut or engrave numerous materials including wood, leather, acrylic, anodized aluminum, Formica, and even mother of pearl. It can also be used to engrave and mark some metals, marble, and stone to create a variety of projects. The laser cutter excels even with fine, intricate work. In this class, you will learn the basics of working with Laser including:
- Safe operation of the laser system
- Setting up files for vector cutting
- Raster engraving and etching
- Material preparation and clean-up
Through the process of learning how to use the Laser, students will take home a personalized keychain. We will also share some tricks of the trade, our experts have learned to create successful projects.
Kids ages 9 and above are welcome to take this class but they must be accompanied by a guardian.
If you are in need of financial aid and are a resident of the City of Tacoma contact us for assistance.
COVID NOTICE: Class size limited to 8 in-lab participants. Participants are encouraged to wear masks but it is not required.