Tag Archives: Engraving

What is China?

What is China?

Ceramics, in its broadest term, defines the art of making any object from clay by baking it. Just as the term “vehicle” can mean car, airplane, or spaceship, the term “ceramics” includes a like number of variations, either in design

Roland “Max” Erlacher: Master Glass Engraver

Roland "Max" Erlacher: Master Glass Engraver

By Debbie Tarsitano Max Erlacher is an engraving legend in the Crystal City, Corning, New York. Born in Austria in 1933, a young Max witnessed Austrian master engraver Herman Schiller create an engraved glass work of art. Instantly he realized

Ken’s Korner: Early piece of human artwork is scrutinized

Ken’s Korner: Early piece of human artwork is scrutinized

Ken’s Korner: Early piece of human artwork is scrutinized News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall A 14,000-year-old reindeer antler found in the 1800s and engraved with parts of a figure of a horse,