Engraved crystal awards are the perfect way to show your employees or unique clients just how much they mean to you. Whether you are showing appreciation for a worker anniversary or you are congratulating a staff on a job well done, be sure to watch out for these extremely common engraving mistakes.
Mistake #1: Hiring An Engraver Who Is Not Experienced In Engraved Crystal Awards.
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Engraved crystal awards take a different touch than metal. Metal is a much harder surface, meaning it is somewhat more forgiving than glass. Glass engraving typically uses a laser to etch the surface, whilst metal engraving uses a unique rotary instrument or another handheld tool.
Mistake #2: Getting The Details Wrong
Nothing says I do not care' like spelling your receiver's name wrong or obtaining the facts of the award incorrect. Your engraver will use whatever text you supply him with so be certain that you have the right information. Double-check all of the spellings, but notably the receiver's name.
Mistake #3: Selecting An Unreadable Font
There are literally thousands of fonts out there. Since everyone uses a computer, they are accustomed to having these fonts in their fingertips and they believe they will need to use elaborate, decorative fonts for all.
Mistake #4: Sending Engraved Crystal Awards To A Gadget Shop
Jewelry stores are a few of the most frequently found engraving sites, but it doesn't mean they're the best choice when it is time to engrave items. Jewelry stores typically do not have someone in-house to finish these jobs and instead send them out to be accomplished.