Michelle Pajak-Reynolds's Blog – April 2010 Archive (4)

LASER Cutting 101 with Phil Renato Part 3

The Fruits of My LASER Cutting Adventure
Some of my fresh cut shapes on the LASER cutter after the scrap material was removed



Yesterday was another great day in the Kendall College of Art and Design Jewelry/Metals Studio studio with Phil Renato. I spent the morning practicing my Adobe Illustrator skills. Since I like to work in multiples, I decided to experiment with a simple shape to see how many variations I could get from…
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Added by Michelle Pajak-Reynolds on April 12, 2010 at 2:30pm — 5 Comments

LASER Cutting 101 with Phil Renato Part 2

I made shapes and lots of 'em in 22 min and 2 seconds!


Today was a great day! I spent the morning with Phil learning about Adobe Illustrator and how to prep my designs for the LASER cutter. Since this is a short visit, we decided to focus on small designs that would be great for earrings or simple pendants. First, I learned how to use some of the basic Illustrator tools to create an image from scratch. This was my first experience with Illustrator so it took…
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My studio, Fall 2008


LASER Cutting 101 Weekend with Phil…
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