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MAKE MONEY WITH CALLIGRAPHY ON ANY SHAPE WINE BOTTLE!

MANY OF US COULD TELL A STORY ABOUT THIS MESSAGE! A woman who has a kiln for ‘slumping’ (melting) bottles brought me a wine bottle that was flattened after several hours at a high temperature.  She…and many other people with china and ceramic-firing kilns (ovens)… melt bottles in to various shapes.  Some make cookie and […]

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RING UP THE MONEY WITH CALLIGRAPHY, ENGRAVING WEDDING BANDS

     The bride brought the wedding band to be personalized for the groom.  Her instructions for the inscription:  My 1 in 7 million.      Quoted the fee, engraved the ring, and before I called her to pick it up a couple of days later, she called me in a panic.  “Oh me!  Just […]

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CALLIGRAPHY: EARN NICE FEES FROM ROLLING DOWN THE ROAD!

Now, this has nothing to do with getting tagged on Facebook.   I get no instant gratification with a little number at the top of my phone screen or on my dash that indicates another ‘LIKE’ or two.  I get no comments that feed on each other when someone following me in a traffic jam, or […]

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CALLIGRAPHY: URN NICE FEES ENGRAVING FOR FUNERAL HOMES.

For many obvious reasons, and some not so obvious, the cremation business is getting hotter by the year.  Great for hand-engravers! Current Google stats show in 1960, 3.56% of the dearly departed chose cremation over burial.  In 2010, the it had become 40.62%.  Currently, it is almost exactly 50%….one out of every two people choose […]

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FIND A NEED AND FILL IT: DO TURNKEY BOTTLE ENGRAVING FOR CUSTOMERS WHO CANNOT COME TO YOU.

      The email notification chimed.  It came from a college student in central Texas; she needed a unique ‘thank you note’ shipped right away, directly to the recipients.       Her email:  “A couple just gave me an incredible spring break trip and I want to express my gratitude in a really special way.  Can you […]

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