Beginner’s Guide to Laser Engraving and Cutting




Intro To Aeon Laser Cutter


In this 2-hour class, participants will learn the basics of laser cutting, including how to operate a laser cutter safely and efficiently and how to use Lightburn software for design preparation and job setup. The class will cover topics such as choosing materials, preparing designs, setting up the laser cutter, and troubleshooting common problems. Participants will also have the opportunity for hands-on practice and Q&A time.

*The registration cutoff time for the class is 9 am on the day of the event.

Skills Learned:

  • Understanding of the basic principles of laser cutting

  • Knowledge of how to choose materials suitable for laser cutting

  • Ability to prepare designs for laser cutting using vector software, including Lightburn

  • Understanding of how to use the laser cutter software to set up a job and operate the laser cutter safely

  • Knowledge of how to troubleshoot common laser cutting problems

Maker Skills/Resources Needed:

  • Basic understanding of computer use and file management

Additional information

Ticket Type

Entry Ticket

Event Details

Venue: Made Studio

Phone: 916-942-9442