Around , Magdalena Barrena introduced the traditional technique of metal embossing from Europe. Being the first store in the country to have the metals and tools needed to do embossing, made the success amazing. Since then, this ancient art has spread throughout the country and Latin America. Now Magdalena. Explore Ruth Sillitoe's board "Metal embossing" on Pinterest. | See more ideas about Metal embossing, Pewter art and Metal art.
It is also known as embossing. While repoussé is used to work on the reverse of the metal to form a raised design on the front, chasing is used to refine the design on the front of the work by sinking the metal. The term chasing is derived from the noun "chase", which refers to a groove, furrow, channel, or indentation. Find and save ideas about Metal embossing on Pinterest. | See more ideas about Aluminum foil art, Aluminum can crafts and Pewter art.