I finally got my escutcheon done. I named my Glowforge Chelone after the greek goddess. Zeus turned her into a sea turtle after she was late for his wedding to Hera. So that is the theme. I used acrylic pain to color in the etched areas and then used some silver rub and buff to tone down the colors and give them a little bit of a sheen.
The color and texture is fantastic. It looks magical with the light on!
That really is a lovely look with the tinting from the paint.
I like how it follows the shape of the
Beautiful! There should be a museum of Glowforge escutcheons and this should be in it.