This new section is seeking to attract any work entered in any of the 3D sections that have utilised laser technology in part of 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, and it can apply to jewellery, smallwork or silversmithing.
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 welding technology used, makers need to provide photographic evidence of the manufacturing process/s, and describe how they managed their welding overall.
This brief has been written in liaison with Claudia Thornton and Andreas Haubenreiser of ALPHA LASER GmbH.