Jeff Parke, USA
Works and lives in the USA, has a true passion for the art of hand engraving. His life’s work has centered around hand craftsmanship - and jewelry. From a retail store, to sales, to gemstone setting, to engraving, to intricate metal work and more, these are his main passions. Over the years he has become a skilled goldsmith and silversmith. He is also experienced using hand push ‘burins’ to set stones as a jeweler. This intricate skill set has helped prepare his hands and eyes for the world of fine engraving. As his engraving skills have grown, he has pursued higher and higher levels – with the tutelage of some of the worlds most talented engravers, such as Jason Marchiafava, Alain Lovenberg and Sam Alfano. All his work is done completely by hand and the final product is truly a piece of lasting beauty and craftsmanship.
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Author's course of an American engraver JEFF PARKE, famous for ROLEX watches engraving. This course is designed for experienced professionals who want to improve engraving skills on steel and gold inlay. The intensive 5-days course is full with practical exercises and theoretical knowledge.