Monthly Archives: December 2011

Trophy style Silver Buckle completed

This sure was a nice project. John was really helpful in knowing what the design should look like so when I drew up a draft he made a quick choice and that was instrumental to making him part of the project Continue reading

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Silver Buckle – Video

I’m making the left side cuts to the border design for this Sterling Silver Buckle. The 120 degree graver is placed at the starting point and the graver cuts while I steer the metal with my left hand. Continue reading

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Master Sergeant Spyderco Knife – Photo’s

A pretty simple western scroll design and lettering so it went fast and smooth. Continue reading

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Master Sergeant US Army – Retirement present

Master Sergeant US Army – Retirement present Continue reading

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Sterling silver trophy buckle – Update

I made great progress on the Sterling silver buckle today. I cut all the scroll leaves and shade lines and about half way finished with the backgrounding. Continue reading

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KSC Buckle Monogram in sterling silver

I am using a 120 degree graver and a relatively slow speed. Frequent graver polishing on diamond has kept the bright cuts really shiny. Continue reading

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KSC Silver buckle – Update

I engraved the inside of the buckle with a nice sentiment from the giver and attached all the belt keeper parts.That all took about two hours. Continue reading

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KSC Buckle – Sterling silver

The monogram will look really good when engraved with nice bright cuts. Continue reading

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