Glowforge Projects: Engrave a Photo
Beginner | 7 min 52 sec
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Learn how to engrave your favorite photo memories onto wood with this easy and impressive Glowforge class. Lauren Marcinek from the Creativebug team guides you through choosing the best photo for engraving, uploading your file to the machine, and adjusting the settings for laser engraving. The Glowforge does the hard work for you -- all you need is a piece of wood to start making beautiful mementos for your friends and family.        
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Glowforge - Lauren is using the Glowforge Pro, but the basics are the same for any model
  • Laptop or desktop computer
  • Glowforge Proofgrade Medium Maple Hardwood
  • Photo with a lot of contrast
Learn how to:
  • Choose the best photo to engrave
  • Upload an image to the Glowforge
  • Engrave and cut wood    

What you'll get:
  • An easy-to-follow video lesson on how to use the Glowforge to engrave a photo onto wood
  • 2 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instructions by Creativebug instructor Lauren Marcinek
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students

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Greg Sommers
Great for beginners. Thanks!
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Kristen Orheim
Thanks for the easy instructions.
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