Abigail’s Footsteps – Compassionate Etched Piece


Abigail's Footsteps
Etched tile to be showcased in a backyard for the Abigail’s Footsteps basis.

Abigail’s Footsteps

Abigail’s Footsteps is a baby decline charity who give guidance and counselling for bereaved dad and mom and families. Their focus is to strengthen the way bereaved mothers and fathers are cared for by hospitals and to give midwifes with specialist education to assist support grieving people. 

The Aquacut team were being privileged to be launched to this charity when well-recognized landscaper Rick Ford arrived to us enquiring about the development of this superb etched piece. The intention of the do the job was for the tile to be applied at the entrance of a back garden job, devoted to the Abigail’s Footsteps basis. 

System of the Piece

The generation of this etched tile began with our CAD designers who have been provided a limited sentence that the charity wished to be involved into the tile. 

In this article you will see the finalised CAD layout. The digital CAD structure enables for other CNC equipment to cut tiles identically matching to the style and design.  

A stencil was produced from the template structure and applied to the picked out tile. Templates as this sort of are developed applying digital CAD models and CNC reducing tools. The stencil is measured, minimize and utilized to the tile as compact as attainable to avert any leakage from the etching approach. 

The up coming stage of this sentimental piece was the etching and portray process. The tile was sandblasted pursuing the tailor made-produced template to generate the compassionate etched structure into the facial area of the tile, and then some last adjustments and contact ups had been built to generate a spectacular finish to the tile. 

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Concluded Piece

See the photographs below to see the excellent consequence of this emotive piece. The ultimate design and style will be showcased in a garden project for Abigails Footsteps, built by Rick Ford.  

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