Laser Projects

Be inspired by our Trotec laser samples. Find step-by-step instructions and template files that you can follow directly.

See how you can position and engrave graphics even faster with the new Vision Design&Position option.

Fire Evacuation Sign

Create a fire evacuation sign using our TroLase Textures material and your laser engraving machine.

Fire Evacuation Sign
Create a fire evacuation sign using Trotec's TroLase Textures material and your laser cutting machine. Get step by step instructions and free design files.

Easter decoration: Chicken

Create a catching Easter decoration by laser cutting wood and our LaserLeather.

Easter decoration: Chicken

LaserPaper Gift tags

Tutorial using Trotec materials and the new Ruby laser software

LaserPaper Gift tags
This new paper laser cutting tutorial will show you how to use our new Ruby laser software to create gift tags. Get free graphic files in our step by step guide.

Leather Pencil Case

Looking for a stylish way to store your stationery? Our new tutorial shows you how to create a pencil case made from our new LaserLeather material, perfect as a stylish product or gift.

Leather Pencil Case
Perfect as a gift, this tutorial will show you how to create a leather pencil case with your laser engraving machine. Get your free design file now!
Use Trotec laser wood veneer sheets to create an intricate puzzle.
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Neon acrylic flamingo sign

TroGlass Neon is a vibrant cast acrylic that becomes even more striking when backed with a white cast acrylic, as showcased in this example. This new material is available in four different colours allowing you to create your own customised designs.

Neon acrylic flamingo sign
Follow our step by step tutorial to create this neon sign using your laser cutting machine.
Using our new troGlass XT acrylic you can create a printed bottle display. Thanks to a constant thickness, TroGlass Extruded acrylic is perfectly suited to applications with interlocking features.

Covid-19 signage

Our new tutorial offers templates for the quick and easy creation of Covid-19 signage using various Trotec materials and your laser engraving machine.

Covid-19 signage
Follow our tutorial to quickly create Covid-19 signs made from various Trotec materials using your laser engraving machine.
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Baby mobile

Get creative with our new TroGlass Pastel acrylic and create a baby mobile. This tutorial is a great way to make use of leftover materials.

Baby mobile
Create a baby mobile by laser cutting our brand new acrylic TroGlass Pastel. Get free design files and follow our step by step instructions.
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3D style retro sign

Follow our tutorial to create a 3D retro sign. You can easily achieve the 3D effect by layering materials.

3D style retro sign
Use your laser engraving machine to create a coloured sign with a 3D effect. By layering materials you can easily achieve this effect.
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3D Wall Decoration: Elephant

This striking decoration is easy to create in just a few steps using your laser machine and our TroCraft Eco material.

3D Wall Decoration: Elephant
Easily create this 3D wall decoration in just a few cuts! Follow our stop by step tutorial and get free design files.
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Easter tutorial: Shelf sitter

In this tutorial, we show you how to create Easter decorations perfect for sitting on a shelf or desk. Laser cutting wood and the soon to be released TroGlass Pastel acrylic, you can create stunning Easter designs. You can combine different colours and finished to create a small series of decorations. An added bonus, material residues can be recycled.

Easter tutorial: Shelf sitter
Follow our new tutorial to create Easter decorations by laser cutting wood and acrylic. Get free design files and inspiration.
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Abstract flower decoration

This new tutorial allows you to create the perfect wall art for nature lovers using your laser engraving machine.

Abstract flower decoration
This new tutorial will show you how to create modern art for your wall, the perfect gift for creative types.
Follow our tutorial to create a butterfly wall sticker using Trotec materials. Download free graphic files for this laser cutting tutorial.

Acrylic wall decorations

Create a wall decoration using TroGlass laser acrylic and signage mounting devices. These materials can be purchased from our engraving supplies website.

Acrylic wall decorations
Create a wall decoration using our TroGlass laser acrylic and signage mounting devices.

Stamps for branding

Create branding stamps perfect for personalising small quantities of items.

Stamps for branding
Create personalised stamps for branding packaging, perfect for small quantities. Download free graphic files.
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Leather belt

Follow our tutorial to easily refine a leather belt by laser engraving.

Leather belt
In this tutorial you can see how to easily refine a leather belt using laser engraving. Download free graphic files and get free instructions.
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Glass lantern

A lantern is the perfect decoration for a range of occasions, including weddings Christmas or Birthdays. In this tutorial we take you step by step through the process to create a unique laser engraving on a lantern for a personalised decoration.

Glass lantern
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Laser cut paper wedding invite

Use your laser engraving machine to create a wedding invite with intricate details. This design can also be used for other applications including menu cards and place cards.

Laser cut paper wedding invite
Follow our new tutorial to create a laser cut and engraved wedding invite. Download free graphic files.
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Lucky charms for various ocassions

In this tutorial we show you how to combine aluminium tags and other materials to create individual lucky charms for New Year or other occasions.

Lucky charms for various ocassions
Combine anodised aluminium tags and various other materials to create a lucky charm. Get your free design files.
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Wooden guitar magnet

In only a few steps you can make this fridge magnet made out of veneer wood.

Wooden guitar magnet
Follow our tutorial to create a fridge magnet from wood veneer in only a few steps. You can also download free graphic files.
Using a jig can be very useful for laser engraving and marking, allowing you to easily position components during mass production. Follow our tutorial to create a custom jig.
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Thanksgiving Turkey napkin rings

In this tutorial we show you how to create custom napkin rings by laser cutting and laser engraving wood veneer and 3.2mm thick TroLase.

Thanksgiving Turkey napkin rings
Follow our new tutorial to create a custom napkin ring by laser cutting veneered wood and TroLase. In our tutorial you can also download free design files.
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Vintage ice cream sign

Inspired by the 1950's, this tutorial uses materials such as acrylic and anodised aluminium to create a stand out application.

Vintage ice cream sign
Inspired by the 1950's, this tutorial uses materials such as acrylic to create a stand out application.
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Vintage diner sign

Use TroGlass acrylic and your Trotec laser machine to create a vintage diner sign.

Vintage diner sign
Inspired by the diners of the 50's, this new tutorial uses colourful acrylics laser cut with a Trotec laser. Find out more and try it yourself.
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Wedding Invitation

Make a unique and interesting wedding invitation using Trotec's LaserPaper colours range.

Wedding Invitation
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Rocking chair - model making tutorial

TroCraft Eco is the perfect material for model making, and in this tutorial we will show you how to create a model rocking chair using the material.

Rocking chair - model making tutorial
TroCraft Eco is the ideal material for model making. Follow our tutorial to create a rocking chair.
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Wooden flower swing

This tutorial will show you hoow to create a flower swing in a few simple steps using our solid wood material.

Wooden flower swing
Follow our tutorial to create a flower swing using Trotec's solid wood material. This sample is the ideal gift for a range of occasions including Mother's Day and Easter.
Follow our new tutorial to create an Easter decoration using Trotec materials! Follow our free instructions and get a template for designing the sample.
Laser cutting a moving windmill

Moving wind turbine

Created using Trotec materials: TroCraft Eco wood and TroGlass acrylic

Moving wind turbine
TroCraft Eco and TroGlass are the perfect materials for model making. In this new tutorial we will show you how to create a moving wind turbine. Get free instructions and a design file for your laser.
Laser cut cork pinboard

Personalised cork board

By following our new DIY tutorial you can create a custom pinboard out of cork.

Personalised cork board
In our latest DIY we show you how to use your laser cutting and engraving machine to create a personalised cork memo board.
DIY laser cut silhouette

Laser cut silhouette

Follow our new tutorial to create your own multi-coloured paper silhouette artwork. This technique is especially useful when creating presents or gift cards.

Laser cut silhouette
You can create your own multi-layered silhouette using your laser machine and various material colours by following our new tutorial.
This excellent display piece can be created using our TroGlass Mirror laser acrylic.
DIY laser cut Christmas tree

Wooden Christmas tree and acrylic bauble

Create a unique Christmas decoration by laser cutting wood, complete with an acrylic bauble! Get ready for the festive season using our tutorial and download our free graphic file.

Wooden Christmas tree and acrylic bauble
Use your laser machine to cut wood and create a decoration. Follow our tutorial and download free graphics.
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Contoured exterior sign made from printed acrylic

This tutorial will show you how to create a sign using printed acrylic. To process this we have used a Trotec laser machine with JobControl® Vision software.

Contoured exterior sign made from printed acrylic
Use your laser cutting machine to create a contoured sign for exterior use from printed acrylic. Get tips and a free design file in our step by step instructions.
Create a multi-layered sign made of acrylic using our laser acrylic material, TroGlass.
Snack bowl made out of TroCraft Eco

Trocraft Eco snack bowl

In this tutorial we’ll show you how to make a foldable snack bowl out of our new TroCraft Eco material, a sustainable and ecological laser cutting material.

Trocraft Eco snack bowl
Create a foldable snack bowl made from our new, fully biodegradable laser cutting material: TroCraft Eco. Use our instructions and template for your Trotec laser machine.
Create napkin rings by laser cutting wood. Using a kerf cut you can bend the most rigid material. Get free templates and instructions.
Use your laser machine to personalise a photo frame, the ideal gift for a variety of occasions.
Wall decoration

Wall decoration

Follow our tutorial to see how you can create a stunning wall decoration using Trotec's laser engraving materials.

Wall decoration
Follow our tutorial to create a wall decoration using Trotec laser cutting and laser engraving materials. Get free instructions and a template for your laser.
Laser engraving jute fabric

Vintage style table mat

Follow our tutorial to create a vintage style table mat using your laser engraving machine, jute fabric and fusible interfacing.

Vintage style table mat
Use a Speedy flexx laser engraving machine to create a trophy label using the TroLase Foil material.
Laser cutting application - softshell laptop bag

Softshell laptop bag

In this tutorial we used a laser machine to cut and engrave softshell material to create a laptop bag.

Softshell laptop bag
Laser machines can be used to cut, mark and engrave textiles. Follow our tutorial to create a softshell laptop bag and get free design files.
Create a 3D trophy using Trotec materials and a 3D relief mode laser engraved design.
Laser engraving wrist watch

Wrist watch

In this tutorial you can learn how to laser engrave and mark materials in a single work process.

Wrist watch
This tutorial shows you an easy way to add value to simple stainless steel cutlery using your laser machine. The annealing process does not change the surface of the cutlery, allowing easy cleaning.
Wooden Beard combs? That's right! Designer Andrei Bulai, who proudly sports a full beard has created these fantastic combs from our laserable woods. Follow our tutorial to create your own!
Create this matching game using your laser machine. This sample is ideal as a promotional gift and can be personalised to customer requirements. Follow our free tutorial and get design files for your laser.
Laser engraved leather patch

Leather patches

In this tutorial we'll show you how to create trendy leather patches using your laser cutting machine.

Leather patches
Engrave a simple brick as a present for a housewarming party, ground-breaking ceremony or topping out party. Free instructions and template download for your laser.
Cardboard gift box

Cardboard gift box

Our tutorial will show you how to create a unique gift box using standard corrugated cardboard.

Cardboard gift box
Slate weekly planner with frame

Slate weekly planner

Our slate weekly planner is the perfect solution for keeping track of your tasks. Follow our laser engraving tutorial and make your weekly planning easier.

Slate weekly planner
Placing the laser engraved slate coasters into the wooden storage unit

Slate Coaster

The following tutorial will show you how to personalise slate coasters using laser engraving techniques. We will also show you how to create the case to store them in.

Slate Coaster
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Anniversary Troph

Combine different Trotec materials to create a unique display piece

Anniversary Troph
Create an eye catching trophy that can easily be tailored to customers needs using various Trotec materials.
Laser cut acrylic globe

Moveable acrylic globe

Create a moveable globe as design element or fancy detail for other applications. Below are instructions and template download for your laser.

Moveable acrylic globe
Create a moveable globe using your laser cutting machine.
Laser engraved calendar with tags

Laser engraved birthday calendar

Transform a notice board into a calendar by combining it with laser engraved aluminium tags

Laser engraved birthday calendar
Completed aluminium tag display

Aluminium tags display stand

Display your aluminium tags in style with this custom display stand. Visit our engraving supplies webshop for the full range of Trotec materials.

Aluminium tags display stand
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Photo engraved Menu Card

Create your own photo engraved menu card using Trotec's TroLase engraving material.

Photo engraved Menu Card
Create your personalised photo engraved menu card using the engraving material Trolase.
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Acrylic place cards

Create unique acrylic place holders as gifts for party guests.

Acrylic place cards
Create an acrylic money box with a laser engraved image on all 4 sides. Free instructions and template available for download.
Laser engraved leather desk pad

Desk pad

Laser engrave a desk pad made of recycled leather.

Desk pad
Refine a desk pad out of recycled leather. Free instructions and template download for your laser.
Laser engraved felt slippers

Laser cut felt slippers

Using simple artificial felt, a needle, thread and your Trotec laser machine you can make exceptional felt slippers for your family and guests with our handy tutorial.

Laser cut felt slippers
Create laser engraved and cut slippers as gifts for guests. Free instructions and template download for your laser.
Laser engrave and cut a unique gift for a wedding with our tutorial. Free instructions and templates available.
Laser engrave and cut a wooden airplane with our tutorial.
Laser cut TroLase wall clock

Wall clock

Laser cutting and engraving a wallclock from TroLase ADA Signage

Wall clock
Laser cutting a wall clock from TroLase ADA Signage material.
A finished laser cut and printed birthday card

Print & Cut birthday card

In this tutorial, we show you how to create personalised printed cards with JobControl® Vision Software and camera systems.

Print & Cut birthday card
Create a glass holder from acrylic. Follow our tutorial and download our template.
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Laser engraved glass tumblers

In this tutorial, we show you an easy way to personalise a glass set with your Trotec laser engraving machine.

Laser engraved glass tumblers
Laser cut table lamp

Laser cut paper lamp

Take a simple bulb holder and produce a decorative ceiling lamp.

Laser cut paper lamp
Laser cut table lamp holder

Laser cut paper lampshade

Add more value to a standard IKEA table lamp by adding a laser-cut lamp shade.

Laser cut paper lampshade
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Laser cut and engraved Christmas card

Send this year's Christmas greetings in style with a laser cut Christmas card made of card, felt and wood veneer. Don't have any felt? That's fine! You can design the card with just wood and cardboard if you want. You can even use the wooden cut-outs as Christmas decorations.

Laser cut and engraved Christmas card
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Valentine's Day key chain

Valentine's Day is a day to remind your significant other how much you love them. One way to do this is by making them a special personalised gift. In this tutorial we show you how to laser cut and engrave a wooden keychain for your sweetheart.

Valentine's Day key chain
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Valentine's Day Mirror

Valentine's Day is celebrated in many countries around the world as the day of love.

Valentine's Day Mirror
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Room divider screen

Create a beautiful room divider using prefinished wood. This helps segment large spaces and adds a touch of art to any room.

Room divider screen
laser engraved rolling pin with dough

Rolling Pin

This tutorial shows you how to laser engrave a rolling pin to leave fun impressions in your dough.

Rolling Pin
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Laser Cut Wooden Easter Egg cup

We've designed this charming Easter egg cup in the shape of an Easter Bunny. To create this sample we have used alder wood but you can also use plywood when laser cutting your design.

Laser Cut Wooden Easter Egg cup
Laser cut and engrave a custom coaster from wood and acrylic.
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Table Decoration Made of Felt

Get in the mood for spring with laser cut butterfly napkin rings and flower cutlery bags!

Table Decoration Made of Felt
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Laser Engraving a Leather Phone Case

Add style to your mobile phone with this exclusive leather phone case. You can personalise the pouch with whatever you want, adding an individual touch.

Laser Engraving a Leather Phone Case
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Laser cut and engraved leather bracelets

In this tutorial, we show you how to laser cut and engrave natural and faux leather. We have prepared different design templates and suitable laser parameters for you below to allow you to create these custom bracelets.

Laser cut and engraved leather bracelets
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Felt Quiver

Laser cut and engrave a detailed quiver out of felt and wood, and let your arrows hit the target

Felt Quiver
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Laser cut felt Easter decoration

Easter is just around the corner and we have a number of crafty tutorials to help you create the perfect decoration. Create this laser cut felt decoration in just two minutes using your Trotec laser machine.

Laser cut felt Easter decoration
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Multi Layer sign with laminates and acrylics

Combine laser engraving and laser cutting with multi-layer techniques and dimensional lettering to produce this great multi-layer sign. You can even backlight your sign with LEDs to show it in an enhanced perspective.

Multi Layer sign with laminates and acrylics
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Acrylic Sign "Rocket Motel"

Laser cut and engrave your very own retro acrylic sign. Use our "Rocket Motel" template or get inspiration for your individual acrylic sign.

Acrylic Sign "Rocket Motel"
Create your own die plates for seal presses. This tutorial shows you how to laser-engrave die plates made from Delrin.
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Create a unique Halloween pumpkin

Nothing signifies Halloween like a glowing pumpkin with a spooky pattern. In this tutorial we show you how to create a unique Halloween pumpkin using a laser. Create an intricate design without spending hours carving by hand.

Create a unique Halloween pumpkin
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Laser engraved padlocks Love Locks

You can see them on bridges all around the world: Love locks. Typically the lovers' names or initials are engraved on the padlock, and the key is thrown away to symbolise their endless love.

Laser engraved padlocks Love Locks
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Give a simple notebook a personal touch

We decorated two Leuchtturm1917® notebooks with a Speedy 400. The emerald sketchbook was enhanced with a contrasting engraving. The smaller notebook has a flexible cover was laser cut to reveal a coloured second layer.

Give a simple notebook a personal touch
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Laser engraving a business card box

First impressions count! So use this stylish and professional laser engraved box for storing and displaying your business cards. You can engrave the box with your name, company logo or any other personalisation imaginable.

Laser engraving a business card box
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Christmas Village

The dining table is one of the key parts of the Christmas celebration, and in this tutorial we show you how to create a paper village to use as a centrepiece during the festive season.

Christmas Village
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Laser engraving and cutting business cards

Impress friends, colleagues and anyone you meet with this unique paper finishing application. Here you can find out how to laser engrave and cut precious paper with the laser machine.

Laser engraving and cutting business cards
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Lasercut and engraved Christmas trees

We show you how to make a personalised Christmas tree with simple cardboard. In the PDF termplate you will find 2 versions: Our big Christmas tree is about 1 meter high. And the small version can be used as table decoration in any size.

Lasercut and engraved Christmas trees
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Laser cut a paper Christmas card

Surprise your family and friends with a personalised, laser cut Christmas card this year! This is simple to produce, and all you'll need is paper in two different colours and glue.

Laser cut a paper Christmas card
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Cardboard chair

Create a stable chair using nothing but cardboard and your laser cutting machine.

Cardboard chair
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Birthday calendar

Never forget a loved ones birthday again with our lasercut and engraved birthday calendar. Follow our simple tutorial to create your very own personalised calendar.

Birthday calendar
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Laser engraved wedding glass

Follow our tutorial to turn a simple wine glass into a special gift for weddings and other occasions.

Laser engraved wedding glass
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Laser engraved mirror

Even a basic mirror can be personalised to create a unique gift. Simply laser engrave a design onto it. The only limit is your imagination.

Laser engraved mirror
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Plant identification signs

Create custom gardening signs using your Trotec laser to cut and engrave different materials. We have three different designs featured in this tutorial, allowing you to label your fruit, herbs and vegetables in style.

Plant identification signs
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Laser Made Jewellery Necklace with Laser Cut Pendant

This pendant is made from 13 laser cut and engraved pieces. The accuracy of the cutting gaps guarantees a firm hold without glue and the engraving elements allow for the creation of countless designs.

Laser Made Jewellery Necklace with Laser Cut Pendant
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Acrylic Penbox Cut with a Laser

Kids will love this colourful pen holder, but so will anyone with enough pens to make their desk look untidy! We've used acrylic remnants in various colours to produce this, but it would also look great in alder or poplar plywood.

Acrylic Penbox Cut with a Laser
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Lasercut a night light

Create the perfect unique gift to celebrate the arrival of a new baby or transform your child's room with our laser cut light.

Lasercut a night light
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Laser cutting an acrylic lamp

This acrylic lamp produces a fantastic light reflection. You can create this unique decoration with your Trotec laser cutter and tinker with the design, light and shade and even personalise the final product.

Laser cutting an acrylic lamp
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Laser-cut acrylic jewellery

Let your imagination run wild and create your own acrylic jewellery. Practically every design that can be imagined, can be processed with the laser.

Laser-cut acrylic jewellery
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Laser Cut Flower Coaster

Create a beautiful laser cut flower coaster with a cork back to protect your table.

Laser Cut Flower Coaster
Laser cut sports trophy from acrylic

Acrylic sports trophy

Follow our tutorial to create a multi-layered trophy from our TroGlass acrylic material.

Acrylic sports trophy
Laser cut business card stand

Business card holder

In this tutorial we show you how to create a business card holder using card and your laser machine. You can use this stand to not only hold business cards but maps and flyers among other printed materials.

Business card holder
Laser cutting and laser engraving a display for your bsuiness cards.

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