Creating a Copper Wheel Engraving
The inspiration,
an Art Nouveau painting by Mucha
Crystal vase, copper wheel
engraved by Erika Henseleit
Erika starts by making
a pencil drawing
Marking the image on
the glass
Carving out the shape.

The glass is held against
the grinding wheel which
rotates on a fixed spindle.
Some detail has been filled in
Closeup view
of the final engraving