Designing custom artwork for stone engraving is the fun part of the job!
Below you will find a few of our favourite projects from over the years.

Custom Designs.

A good stone engraver should be able to draw up a custom design to suit your requirements. It may cost a bit more but you will have a truly unique piece of work.

Custom designed York stone house sign carved in-relief. The font is engravers Times the Yacht motif drawn up for this job.
Custom designed York stone house sign carved in-relief. The font is engravers Times the Yacht motif drawn up for this job.
Custom designed "Magic number" plaque on cream Indian Sandstone. You will have already noticed that the number add up to 33 whichever way you go! The font used is Chancery.
Custom designed “Magic number” plaque on cream Indian Sandstone. You will have already noticed that the number add up to 33 whichever way you go! The font used is Chancery.

Please click on any photograph to see a larger image and details of fonts and Artwork.

Custom design carved in-relief house sign. Yorkstone with Oak leaf border and Oak tree stand artwork engraved.
Custom design carved in-relief house sign. Yorkstone with Oak leaf border and Oak tree stand artwork engraved. Bernhard font.
Unique custom house number sign with Penny Farthing image engraved.
Unique custom house number sign with Penny Farthing image engraved.
The font was a custom drawn effort!
Chucklars Patch, designed for a lady with fond memories of India. A chucklar is a Shoe repairer. ( if memory serves). hence the old boot motifs which were drawn up by my talented daughter!
Chucklars Patch, designed for a lady with fond memories of India. A chucklar is a Shoe repairer. ( if memory serves). hence the old boot motifs which were drawn up by my talented daughter! The font was called “Samarkan” and between the boots an Ohm sign.
Customer photo of Mirror Carp motif and year date engraved on Indian sandstone. The plaque was built-in to brickwork on gable end of house.
Customer photo of Mirror Carp motif and year date engraved on Indian sandstone. The plaque was built-in to brickwork on gable end of house.
Welsh slate house number sign with Circus Artwork. The font is "Poster Bodoni".
Welsh slate house number sign with Circus Artwork. The font is “Poster Bodoni”.
Cats Cottage house sign in Black granite, script font and welcome cats motif. Engraved and finished silver.
Cats Cottage house sign in Black granite, script font and welcome cats motif. Engraved and finished silver. I liked the idea of the kittens climbing all over the “Welcome”.
Compass centre boss personalised with initials and date
Compass centre boss personalised with initials and date.
Crossword Puzzle commemorative plaque. Made to be set in a school garden. It is nice to think of the generations of children looking at this for decades to come. Header font "Chancery", Puzzle font Arial bold.
Crossword Puzzle commemorative plaque. Made to be set in a school garden. It is nice to think of the generations of children looking at this for decades to come. Header font “Chancery”, Puzzle font Arial bold.
Custom designed York stone. Unique house name sign, The house name carved in-relief in an oval panel. The font used was unusually Chancery allcaps. Using the font this way gives the sign a quirky medieval look that works really well.
Custom designed York stone. Unique house name sign, The house name carved in-relief in an oval panel. The font used was unusually Chancery allcaps. Using the font this way gives the sign a quirky medieval look that works really well.
York stone 60 cm circle with Appletree motif and African traditional proverb engraved around the rim
York stone 60 cm circle with Appletree motif and African traditional proverb engraved around the rim. This is probably my favourite piece of work. The font is Celtic Hand. This was sited in the gable of the hoouse, you can see a customers photo of it in place here…
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