Letter cutter

one who engraves letters or letter punches.

See also: Letter

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Three of the stones from the monument below it come from Scotland and the "Special Air Service" inscription was carved in Caithness slate by acclaimed letter cutter Nicholas Sloan.
Athenian Lettering of the Fifth Century B.C.: The Rise of the Professional Letter Cutter
He was alerted to a wellknown letter cutter called Michael Seymore, who lived near to the Penge workshop.
He said: "I worked as a letter cutter through the years, then in the recession we didn't have enough work and I went out fixing the stones in the cemeteries for eight years.
After working as a letter cutter in Cambridge, he began to think of a new way of carving, inspired by inscriptions in early Christian Roman tombs, which were more simple than the classical letters used by his peers.
Now I'm a self-employed stone carver and letter cutter. I work in limestone and slate, making garden ornaments, plaques, and memorials.
I AM writing this letter as a lover of modern art and design, an admirer of both modern and historic architecture, a practicing craftsman/designer working in the stone industry as a stone carver/ mason and letter cutter and as somebody who has visited art galleries across the world.
(67) On the Late Archaic pillar base DAA 258, however, the letter cutter first carved the initial letter epsilon to spell the name of the female dedicator [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] without an initial consonantal heta (psilosis).
If your school or district has an Ellison letter cutter, you can make a variety of inexpensive and durable math manipulatives using craft foam.
Bee's Bakery jammie biscuits For the biscuits 300g plain flour 200g butter, cold 100g icing sugar Half a tsp of vanilla extract 1 egg yolk For the filling Seeded raspberry jam Vanilla buttercream INGREDIENTS One large baking sheet, rolling pin, palette knife, circular cookie cutter, alphabet letter cutters or a selection of little flower or heart shapes.
Calligraphy artist, Dr Manny Ling, pictured, senior lecturer and director of the International Research Centre for Calligraphy at the university, said: "The exciting and eclectic mix of letterforms and materials on display represents a cross-section of the professional lettering artists within the organisation from typographers and font designers to calligraphers and letter cutters.
Calligraphy artist, Dr Manny Ling, senior lecturer and director of the International Research Centre for Calligraphy at the university, said: "The exciting and eclectic mix of letterforms and materials on display represents a cross-section of the professional lettering artists within the organisation from typographers and font designers to calligraphers and letter cutters.