Design Materials


Gifts of Glass and Crystal

If you dream you receive cut glass, you will be admired for your brilliancy and talent. In the dream world, glass can represent clarity, perception and wisdom. Dreaming of glass can … Read More


[How-To] Assemble Plaque Kits in 5 Easy Steps

Need to make a good impression by displaying your college diploma, school certification or other important documents with style? Present all your certificates with panache … and PlaqueMaker’s Pressed Wood … Read More


Team Photos and Trophies

One of the highlights of any athlete’s season is team photo day. From the school yearbook to military deployment and professional sports championships, whether it’s professionally taken or taken with … Read More


5 Tips for Tracing Your Ancestry

Learning more about personal family history helps us to answer age-old questions like, “Who am I?” and “Where do I come from?” It can be an exciting journey into not … Read More


[Designer Interview] Tips for Choosing a Photo for Engraving on a Headstone

Memorial markers are a timeless remembrance of loved ones and family pets who have touched our lives. Modern headstones not only pay tribute with beautiful verse or words, they can … Read More


Managing Your Company’s Inventory and Assets with QR Code Technology

Simplify inventory and asset tracking with mobile technology and QR codes. It’s called mobile inventory management – scanning QR codes or barcodes with a mobile device to track retail transactions, … Read More


Create a Reusable Label System for Your Garden

If you love gardening, you’re likely sitting by the fire this winter planning your spring plantings. With the Vernal Equinox more than a month away (the first day of spring … Read More


How Companies Use Patent Plaques to Reward Innovation

Companies all over the world are celebrating employee ingenuity through unique awards programs and patent displays that not only recognize innovation, they motivate creative thinking and invention. In today’s competitive … Read More


Military Plaques

A personal, elegant acknowledgement goes a long way in supporting our troops. PlaqueMaker’s extensive clip art gallery has thousands of logos, seals and other artwork for every branch of the … Read More


Let’s Get Social

Here at PlaqueMaker, we like nothing better than to connect with our customers. (Except when we’re actually creating wonderful custom engraved plaques for you!) We love it when you share … Read More