Author Archive | David Sheehan

Hand Engraved Titanium Ring

Titanium Ring

Hand Engraved Titanium Ring This commercially pure titanium ring was hand engraved in deep relief fashion and then anodized with a rich blue background. As you can see in the picture below, this ring can also be created with a black background for those who prefer a more classic look.

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Case Toothpick Knives

Case Toothpick Knives

Hand Engraved Case Toothpick Knives These two little antique beauties were sent to me by a knife collector who wanted them hand engraved. The knives are only 3″ long when closed. Hand engraving the small nickel-silver bolsters was challenging but enjoyable! The one on top is deep relief style and the one under it has […]

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50th Birthday Gift

50th Birthday Present

Hand Engraved 50th Birthday Gift A thoughtful lady in Texas asked me to hand engrave a Spyderco Byrd Knife for her husband’s 50th Birthday. Deep relief style hand engraving was used to create this design in the Spyderco stainless steel handle. She reported back to me that her husband was extremely pleased with the gift!

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Hand Engraved Graduation Bracelet

Hand Engraved Graduation Gift

  Hand Engraved Graduation Gift A nice gentleman in NY named Dave commissioned me to create this hand engraved Sterling Silver Bracelet as a gift for his wife’s graduation from her medical residency program. He asked me to engrave a message to his wife on the inside of the bracelet. I was impressed by how proud […]

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Hand Engraved Celtic Ring

Hand Engraved Celtic Ring

Hand Engraved Celtic Rings These are high quality Sterling Silver bands hand engraved in deep relief fashion with a unique and continuous Celtic Knot design. The background in the photo above is plated with 24K Gold. The background in the photo below is blackened with a special enamel for greater contrast.

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Buck 110 Engraved

Buck 110 Engraved

Buck 110 Engraved and passed down the line… A thoughtful woman from Michigan requested that I hand engrave a Buck 110 folder that was owned by her father as a gift for her son. She asked that I engrave the initials of the son on one side and the initials of his grandparents on the […]

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Dolphins at Sunset Bracelet

Dolphins at Sunset

Hand Engraved Sterling Silver Bracelet This Dolphins at Sunset bracelet is hand engraved in deep relief fashion. The relieved background areas are hand stippled and then plated with 24K Gold. The inspiration for this design comes from all the dolphins I see while walking along Santa Barbara shores with my trusty dog Petie! View the complete […]

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Old Santa Barbara Mission Bracelet

Old Santa Barbara Mission Bracelet

  Sterling Silver Bracelet with 24K Gold This “Old Santa Barbara Mission Bracelet” is hand engraved in deep relief fashion. The recessed engraved areas are then electroplated with 24K Gold. The design features several elements from the iconic mission including the newly restored rosetta window above the entrance, the carved wooden doors and flowing designs painted […]

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Cold Steel Espada

Cold Steel Espada

Hand Engraved Cold Steel Espada XL This was a very special engraving project done for a 12 year U.S. Army veteran who served in the 82nd Airborne Division and the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) – a Green Beret unit. He fought in Panama and Desert Shield / Storm. He asked for something patriotic including […]

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Engraved Spyderco

Hand Engraved Spyderco Knives

Hand Engraved Spyderco Knives These two Spyderco folders were hand engraved for a local customer. The stainless steel  Spyderco Endura above was engraved as a gift for his boss, while the slightly smaller stainless steel Spyderco Delica below was his own knife that his boss liked to borrow! Now they each have a pretty classy looking pocketknife.

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Groomsmen Knives Hand Engraved

Groomsmen Knives

Hand Engraved Buck 110 Anniversary Model Groomsmen Knives Groomsmen gifts don’t get much better than this. There are certainly less expensive ways to go but hand engraving the groomsmen initials and an elegant border into these classic Buck 110 Folding Knives makes groomsmen gifts that will be cherished forever.

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Homer Bailey Espada

Major League Engraving

Hand Engraved Cold Steel Espada for Homer Bailey, pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds Doesn’t get much more gratifying than to have the opportunity to hand engrave a knife for a player from your all time favorite Major League Baseball team! I grew up near Cincinnati and lived and breathed the Reds! Homer Bailey is certainly […]

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Silver Pendant

Silver Pendant

Silver Pendant This Sterling Silver Pendant will be added to my Santa Barbara collection of hand engraved jewelry. It matches the bracelet in the picture below. The deep relief hand engraving style really makes this pendant stand out and the delicate twist border adds a nice accent to the piece. View the complete Santa Barbara Collection […]

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Hand Engraved Bracelet

Sterling Silver Bracelet

Hand Engraved Sterling Silver Bracelet This is the first of a new line of deep relief, hand engraved bracelets that I hope to create. I have named this design “Santa Barbara”. It is cut from 18 ga sterling silver stock and hand engraved in deep relief fashion with a thin rope border around the edges. View […]

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Serbian Coat of Arms Pendant

Serbian Coat of Arms Pendant

Hand Engraved Serbian Coat of Arms Sterling Silver Pendant This 1″ wide oval pendant is custom made from solid 14 guage Sterling Silver. The intricate design is hand engraved in deep relief fashion with the recessed areas plated in 24K gold. I was commissioned to engrave this pendant by a proud Serbian/American customer who is […]

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Hand Engraved Money Clip

Engraved Logo Money Clip

Hand Engraved Corporate Logo Money Clip This Nickel/Silver money clip features a deep relief engraved business logo along with a hand engraved full name. The engraved areas are plated with 24K Gold. A matching golf ball marker adds a nice touch! Makes a nice gift for those special clients that will have them bringing your […]

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Hand Engraved Damascus Knife

Hand Engraved Damascus Knife

Hand Engraved Damascus Knife / Deep Relief Hand Engraving This Damascus steel fixed blade knife was sent to me for engraving by a young lady who wanted to give a very special gift to her boyfriend who is an avid outdoors-man and hunter. She asked me to engrave his monogram and a nice design onto […]

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Hand Engraved Knife

Hand Engraved Knife

Hand Engraved Knife / Cold Steel Code 4 Contact me for pricing and availability Available in a variety of blade configurations, the Code 4 series feature sturdy, 6061 Aluminum handles and high satin polished, razor sharp Japanese AUS8A blades. This knife is light, strong and makes a great every day carry. Engraving: The hand engraving on […]

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Cold Steel TI-Lite Hand Engraved

Cold Steel TI-LITE 6″ Folding Knife / Hand Engraved

Cold Steel TI-LITE 6″ Folding Knife / Hand Engraved Ti-Lite® tactical folders evoke the sleek speed and rebellious lines of the classic 1950’s-styled switchblade. Unlike most switchblades however, they are legal to carry nearly everywhere. They feature Japanese made AUS 8A stainless steel blades with a bead blast finish, razor sharp edges and sturdy, needle sharp […]

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Hand Engraved Cold Steel Knives

Cold Steel Code 4 Knives / Hand Engraved Contact me for pricing and availability Available in a variety of blade configurations, the Code 4 series feature sturdy, hard-anodized gun metal grey 6061 Aluminum handles, the unparalleled strength of world renowned and exclusive Tri-Ad lock and high satin polished, razor sharp Japanese AUS8A blades. Blade Length: […]

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Hand Engraved Cold Steel Knives

Cold Steel Code 4 Knives / Hand Engraved Pair

Cold Steel Code 4 Knives / Hand Engraved Pair Contact me for pricing and availability Available in a variety of blade configurations, the Code 4 series feature sturdy, hard-anodized gun metal grey 6061 Aluminum handles, the unparalleled strength of world renowned and exclusive Tri-Ad lock and high satin polished, razor sharp Japanese AUS8A blades. Blade […]

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Hand Engraved Bracelet

Hand Engraved Argentium Silver Bracelet

Hand Engraved Argentium Silver Bracelet Contact me for pricing and availability This hand engraved bracelet is made from 18 Gauge, Argentium Silver. The hand engraving features a series of interconnected scrolls with flare cut leaves. The recessed engraving is plated with 24K gold. The edges of the bracelet features an intricate hand engraved running leaf […]

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Hand Engraved Cold Steel Knife

Hand Engraved Cold Steel Knife

Hand Engraved Cold Steel Code 4 Folding Knife Contact me for pricing and availability This  hand engraved Cold Steel knife features sturdy, hard-anodized gun metal grey 6061 Aluminum handles, the unparalleled strength of the world renowned and exclusive Tri-Ad lock and high satin polished, razor sharp Japanese AUS8A blade. Engraving: This knife was hand engraved by […]

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Custom Engraved Harley Timing Cover

Custom Engraved Harley Timing Cover

My son Josh is an artist and a custom bike builder. A painting he did for me years ago inspired me to design and engrave this timing cover for his Harley Davidson custom chopper. It was designed on the computer with a CAD system and then cut from 6061 Aluminum with a CNC milling machine. […]

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