One last engrave for the evening

I had a thought that Alphonse Mucha’s work would engrave well, he did lots of art nouveau posters. So I googled for one of his paintings:

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A quick test, cropped and adjusted the curve to make it a decent candidate for engraving — maybe all of 5 minutes to get it set up:

Not to get into settings too much here but, on Baltic, with “vary power” engrave mode. It’s amazing what you can do so quickly with the Glowforge.

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Now that I’m definitely going to do…I love Mucha’s work. :grinning:

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Wow! This is awesome! I’m defiantly snatching this one up to make.

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Wow, that did engrave beautifully!

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If you do a google image search for his name and then go under tool and select size large you can narrow the search to high resolution images. Pretty much every single one is a good candidate for an engrave. :slight_smile:

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Stunning! I am curious how large this is and how long a piece like this took to engrave.

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The scale I engraved at for this test was 4.5" x 3" (11 x 7.5 cm), and it took about 25 minutes.

This isn’t the correct topic to get into it, but engrave times can vary a huge amount depending on how you do it. Maybe I’ll get a thread going in beyond the manual.

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Thanks for the tip. I haven’t needed to do that since high school doing power point presentations.

So nice!