This brief is sponsored by ALPHA LASER GmbH.
This section seeks to attract any work entered in any of the 3D sections that has utilised laser technology in part or full through the production of their finished piece, set, pair, suite, collection etc. This can be by employing laser welding and/or cutting in the production process, it can be done by 3D printing (design and print) on jewellery, smallwork or silversmithing.
Please note, this section and ALPHA LASER’s special Award is for metal entries only.
For this section you will need to be specific and accurate in stating what laser technology you have employed and by what percentage in the making of your entry.
For any guidance and support for this section ALPHA LASER will be happy to assist via this link firstname.lastname@example.org In addition, master jeweller Tom Rucker and jewellery laser technology icon, is offering to provide technical advice and virtual assistance via this contact link. email@example.com
In order to allow judges to understand the extent of the laser technology used, makers need to provide photographic evidence of the manufacturing process/s, and describe how they managed their welding and/or cutting overall.
The prime purpose and ambition for this award is to encourage, identify, reward and celebrate the use and deployment of laser technology through the profession, and help in the promotion, education and utilisation of this impressive and important technology.