With the advancement of modern technology, lots of changes can be seen in the memorial industry too. One such vivid memorial product that has become hugely popular is ceramic pictures. A ceramic picture can be installed on the grave markers or headstones of all types. This means, in a grave marker where a just a collection of names, dates, and, perhaps, a special phrase or two were mentioned earlier can now be enhanced with a beautiful picture.
This memorial is also known as cemetery photos, grave marker pictures, memorial pictures, tombstone pictures, photos for tombstone, cemetery pictures and so on.
A photo can tell a lot more about the deceased and also if the photo is a family portrait it will highlight the importance of the deceased in the lives of those who are alive. With a ceramic picture, the family members of the deceased in a way get to share with eternity some of the most precious memories that they have shared with the deceased.
When looking for a ceramic picture in the market, you will be surprised to see that this kind of memorial comes in a wide variety of common geometric shapes and in a large variety of sizes. Some of the common shapes are rectangle, square, round, oval and even a heart shaped piece. Well, the shape and size of the ceramic picture will hugely depend upon the type of grave marker or headstone where you will be installing it. Also depending upon your taste and preference level you can opt for several small ceramic pictures or simple one big ceramic picture. The best part is you can use particularly any type and size of picture. It is important to know that better quality original photographs produce better quality plaques.
The manufacturing process of ceramic pictures is highly advanced. First of all, a suitable digital image of the picture sent by the customer is created. That image is then “printed” onto an unbaked piece of ceramic with the help of a special kind of machine. The printed ceramic is then placed carefully into a hot kiln and it is baked until done. As the ink used in the picture is literally baked permanently into the ceramic plate. This is why the picture does not get fade away easily when exposed to environmental factors.
Once the ceramic picture is ready and delivered to you, it can be easily installed. You can do it yourself without any assistance. First remove the adhesive backing placed on the back of the ceramic picture and place the picture on the grave marker. While doing it, try to maintain a steady hand and the ceramic picture will be placed on the exact position of the grave marker you desire.
Photos help to enhance and personalize any memorial and when you use a ceramic picture then the memorial becomes even more beautiful and valuable. The ceramic picture will help to keep that memory of a loved one alive, both for you and your family and future generations. So, now it’s time to order a ceramic picture to give a personal touch to the memorial of a departed soul.