glass engraver


Glass engravers engrave lettering and ornamental designs onto glass articles, using engravers hand tools. They sketch and lay out the lettering and designs on the article, cut the design in the article and finish it.

Alternative label

  • heritage glass engraver

  • decorative glass engraver

  • diamond point glass engraver

  • ornamental glass engraver

  • glass decorator

  • precision engraver

  • precision etcher

  • glass etcher

  • glass hand etcher

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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