YES! It is totally possible to engrave tumblers on a Glowforge. You just need to find the *right* tumblers to engrave on it. Since the Glowforge does NOT have a rotary attachment, you do have to get a little creative with how you engrave tumblers on a Glowforge, but this video is proof that it is possible.

Since the Glowforge can engrave silicone, tumblers with laser-friendly silicone sleeves CAN be engraved on a flatbed laser like the Glowforge. We show you all the prep work, design work and settings to get the best engraving on a tumbler with the Glowforge in this video.


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We’re sure you’re eager to learn more about engraving tumblers on a Glowforge, so we’ll get right to it:

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