Tombstones – Miscellaneous (Lettering, Ornaments, Shell and gemstone inlays)

Gravestone Lettering Styles

Types of engravings

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Sandblasted Lettering

Sandblasted Lettering

Hand Engraved Lettering

Hand Engraved Lettering

Hand Engraved Lettering

Hand Engraved Lettering

Double Layer Sandblasted Lettering

Double Layer Sandblasted Lettering

Coloration

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Painted This is the most common option. Lettering-Painted
Gilded A fine layer of gold is applied to the inside of the letters. Lettering-Gilded
Inlayed Letters A rare craft that allows us to inlay thin layers of other precious stones or shell into the letters. Lettering-Paua2
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Inlayed Greenstone An incredibly beautiful way to inscribe a stone. gravestone greenstone inlay
Gravestone Greenstone inlay
Elevated Lettering

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This technique is very suitable for large fonts. Lettering-Elevated2
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Attached Lettering

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Aluminium This kind of lettering works really well on stones with a natural and unpolished surface. Lettering-Painted-Aluminium
Bronze This is a very durable way and matches to a lot of different shapes and colours. Lettering-Bronze
Bronze Plaques This is the third available option for rough surfaces. Popular for larger memorials. bronze-plaque-round-1
Inlayed Bronze Letters This style of lettering is the most intricate kind of inscription. Headstone Copper lettering
Fonts

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We can do engravings in almost all fonts available. Here is a selection of the most popular ones:

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Headstone Photos

There is a wide selection of permanent solutions to show a picture of our loved one on a headstone.
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Ceramic Photos / Photo behind Glass

Ceramic Photos / Photo behind Glass

Ceramic Photo 6'x5'

Ceramic Photo 6′x5′

In-Glass Photo

In-Glass Photo

Photo on Mirror

Photo on Mirror

Etched Photo

Etched Photo

Arrangement of Ceramic Photos

Arrangement of Ceramic Photos

Hand Etched Picture

Hand Etched Picture

Ornaments, Patterns and Inlays

Inlay of Shell

Inlay of Shell

Shell Inlay of an Eye

Shell Inlay of an Eye

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Plaque with Shell Inlay

Plaque with Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Greenstone Inlay

Greenstone Inlay

Greenstone Inlay

Greenstone Inlay

Jade Inlay

Jade Inlay

Glass Inlay

Glass Inlay

Steel Inlay

Steel Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Jade Inlay

Jade Inlay

Pattern made of Metal

Pattern made of Metal

Celtic Pattern

Celtic Pattern

Pattern on Sandstone

Pattern on Sandstone

Gilded Pattern

Gilded Pattern

Tribal Pattern

Tribal Pattern

Lapislazuli Inlay

Lapislazuli Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Whole Shell Inlay

Whole Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Headstone Copper inlay

Copper Inlay

Tombstone Shell Inlay

Shell Inlay

Headstone Bronze Artwork

Bronze complements with stone in a unique way. We love to use this combination a lot.
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bronze-figure-2 bronze-cross-5 bronze-cross-6
bronze-cross-4 bronze-cross-2 bronze-madonna-1
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bronze-jesus-1 bronze-inscription-long bronze-good-shepperd
bronze-tree bronze-statue-2 bronze-statue-1
bronze-rose bronze-plaque-round-2 bronze-olive-twigg
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Headstone Sculpting

Bronze Figure on sculpted Stairs

Bronze Figure on sculpted Stairs

Forged Iron Plant

Forged Iron Plant

Steel Fern

Steel Fern

Tulip

Tulip

Roses

Roses

Mother and Child Theme

Mother and Child Theme

Headstone Lead Glass

Stone and Lead Glass

Tombstone Stainless Steel

Stone and Stainless Steel

Angel mosaic

Angel Mosaic

lead glass

lead glass


Headstone Vases

Dome Vase with Bronze Top

Dome Vase with Bronze Top

Dome Vase with Silver Top

Dome Vase with Silver Top

Tulip Vase with Gold Top

Tulip Vase with Gold Top

Trumpet Vase in Silver

Trumpet Vase in Silver

Bronze Vase

Bronze Vase

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

Bronze Vase Ring

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