Upstate Stone Works

2000 Athens Hwy.

Elberton, Ga. 30635



Etching granite is a way to render very detailed designs.  Impact etching, much like laser etching, creates these designs on black granite.  The diamond tip of the etcher engraves the design and lettering into the stones surface.  This is the same process that was done by hand for years before this new technology arrived.  The possibilities are endless on what can be etched on a stone.  

Other design are also available HERE

Here is a small collage of items we've etched.  We have many files to choose from including nature, floral, angels, crosses, prayer hands, bibles, animals, sports, transportation, outdoor scenes, rings and much much more.  Personalized photos can also be done upon request.  If you have any questions, feel free to email us.

Here is a short video to show how the etcher works.