Professional engravers decorate pieces of glass by using hand tools or machinery to cut designs or inscriptions into the surface. These professionals can produce original designs or copy existing ones. They work on a variety of items including goblets, decanters, bowls, mirrors and glass panels.
Glass engravers use a variety of methods and many different tools, ranging from the simplest diamond-point hand tool to complex sandblasting machinery.
Here you can see the process from making the masks to the finished product: