I have done custom engraving on different woods. Some were burned as well to accentuate the engraving.
Customer provided wood, I provided the engraving and burning.
Customer provided driftwood, engraved to commemorate the occasion.
Customer provided driftwood to be engraved and burned to celebrate getting married.
I have also done engraved plaques, cut, carved and engraved, by hand. Painted and filled and built up with clear coat to give an added 3 dimensional feel.
Custom hand engraved gamer tag plaque
Engraved, painted and filled in layers with paint between the layers to build up the 3D feel.
The belt rack has the tiger from the dojo and the personal name engraved and painted.