About Vector Etch


Vector Etch is an online custom laser cutting and laser engraving service based in Brisbane, QLD, Australia.

We offer a variety of services, including laser cutting, laser engraving, stamps, printed charms and more. Our services, combined with our selection of supplies, provides a one-stop-shop for artists, crafters, designers, illustrators and designer-makers to replicate artworks in a range outcomes such as jewellery, accessories, home wares and more.

You can order most custom laser cut items from our shop with any black and white artwork, so computer program skills aren’t necessary to place an order. However, if you’re familiar with creating vector artworks, you can order by material sheet at a discounted rate.

About Our Laser Machine: Mr. Laser

Mr. Laser is a vital tool to Vector Etch and we love him dearly. Our laser cutter is a Trotec machine, designed and made in Austria, and installed in our studio in mid-2014. Trotec are a leading company in the laser industry and provide the best for laser etching and engraving. Because he comes from Trotec, Mr. Laser is able to quickly achieve very fine and precise details – giving you the best results in the quickest time possible. Mr. Laser can cut and etch a variety of materials such as wood and plastic up to 800mm x 500mm.

Our Story and Background

Vector Etch is owned and operated by Andy (Andrew) Holloway. Vector Etch was launched in 2014 as an avenue to create laser cut jewellery products in a range of materials. We have since grown to include a variety of services associated with reselling art and jewellery products. All of our products and services are made in-house, and we are thrilled to share our resources with others to assists others to produce laser cut products.

Meet the Team


Andy

Andy is the head honcho at Vector Etch and typically spends his days running the laser machine, printer, and assisting with customer quotes and enquiries. It’s his hard work that makes sure that customers get their orders as soon as possible, and in the best quality as possible.

Outside of work, he loves patting kittens, playing video games and the occasional handstand/tumble/slack-line walk.


Ella

Ella Mobbs established herself within the art and crafts community with her label, Creep Heart from 2014.

Having had great success selling her own laser cut jewellery all over the world, Ella now finds joy working for Vector Etch to help others translate their work into laser cut and engraved products. She assists in setting up orders from the Custom Cuts Shop to get the best results for the artwork provided, and also packs orders to be posted off to their new homes.

Find her on Instagram to see examples of her work.


Alex

Alex Lawton is our in-house design assistant, who loves finding the best ways to laser cut and print objects. She also runs a community called Design to Business, with monthly events to educate designers and makers on the marketing side. As a maker herself, she tinkers with a feminine car accessories brand called GeoTokyo.

Find her on Instagram and Facebook.