Yamaha Custom Z Engraving

This post shows the engraving I did on a Yamaha Custom Z tenor with a blank bell.  Below are images of some initial engraving lines along with the sharpie under-drawing: Below is the finished engraving of wildflowers and some lightly-lined geometric shapes: Total time to complete: 4 hours

Tuba Bell Engraving

My first tuba bell engraving!  In case you can’t see it too well, the design is of an art nouveau-style woman’s profile with her hair flowing around the curve of the bell. It was so much fun to do this design, the metal was very soft and easy to engrave. It was the first time…