There is no better way to pay respect and honour to someone, a place, a pet, a building or a significant individual than with a plaque.
Our products are tailored to meet the needs of each individual and are custom made to meet your specific requirements. We understand that this can be a stressful time for you and will do everything we can to accommodate your needs as well as any custom requirements you may have.
These memorial plaques can be placed on a wide variety of surfaces, such as memorial walls, crematoriums, berms, lawns, recumbent desks, and upright memorials.
On request, slumped glass plaques can also be produced as memorial plaques for crematoriums or vase fronts.
Each plaque is 0mm thick slumped Glass, available in any standard colour (including kaleidoscopic colours) and Pattern and includes a draft mock up with up to 3 changes.
|12.5cm x 25cm||
Up to 100 letters for the inscription
$365.00 inc GST
Up to 120 letters for the inscription
$425.00 inc GST
|20cm x 30cm||
Up to 120 letters for the inscription
$560.00 inc GST
|25cm x 35cm||
Up to 150 letters for the inscription
$740.00 inc GST
Custom sizes and pricing available on request additional letters for wording are $1.50 inc GST per letter.
ADDITIONAL ELEMENTS TO ADD TO YOUR PLAQUE
in colour are +$75 inc GST each for a 5cm x 5cm size image and go up in price accordingly as the shape gets larger, examples in the gallery at the bottom of this page. You can add them to your plaque order HERE
Slumped images/shapes (50mmx50mm) in the back of the glass start at $50 inc GST and go up in price as the size gets larger. These are usually hand drawn and you can have almost any shape, within reason. You will see the shape clearly in your initial draft - see examples, pricing and more HERE, add one to your plaque order online, examples in the gallery at the bottom of this page.
Ceramic photographs/images start at $200 inc GST (each) for an 8cm x 11cm oval or rectangle. There are larger and smaller sizes available on request. Examples in the gallery at the bottom of this page. You can add them to your plaque order HERE
Bases/Recumbents start at $195 inc GST (each) for a concrete base suitable for anything under 200x300mm in size.
Black Granite berms/bases start at $250 inc GST and go up in size and price depending on the required size as these are all made to measure.
Our Plaques are also available in other custom sizes and colours. Please talk to a staff member today for a quote - or email us using the form at the bottom of the page.
LAYOUT AND INSCRIPTION
We will tailor all layouts and inscription needs based on your requirements and suggestions. Escape Glass offer a variety of fonts and lettering, headings, and epitaphs for the memorial. In order to give you a sense of what the final product is going to look like, we offer a digital mock-up for each plaque.
It is possible to add hand-painted designs to the front of our plaques with things such as flowers (such as the rose on this design of an open book plaque). For an approximate 5cm x 5cm shape/image, prices start at $75 inc GST each and go up from there
For inspiration and ides please visit our IMAGE LIBRARY FOR ETCHING/ENGRAVING SHAPES
Please note that the inscriptions and wording look best in white, gold or silver.
All plaques are available in standard glass colours or from our kaleidoscopic colour changing range.
The fonts and imagery you choose are all up to you, and we can be of assistance with any image or word sourcing you may need. Each glass plaque is proofed digitally and a mock-up is created before the glass plaque is made. It is free for you to make up to three additional changes to your plaque.
INSTALLATION AND SHIPPING
We can arrange installation in the lower South Island or have your glass work shipped New Zealand wide via courier, the standard shipping cost for this is $45.00 inc GST nationwide. You can also install the memorial plaque yourself, view the installation guide HERE
If the plaque you have ordered is to be installed in Southland, we can arrange installation for you. Installation costs will depend on the location and the amount of travel or work required to install, pricing varies from job to job on request.
Most memorial gardens, crematoriums and cemeteries require a permit that will be added to the installation cost. It is also highly recommended you check for any size requirements as many cemeteries/Memorial Gardens have strict size restrictions.
Please get in touch with your local cemetery or memorial gardens/crematorium for their permit charges and information, or contact us on 03 2145012 or at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can make contact on your behalf.
Please check all bylaws with individual councils before installing or purchasing glass headstones. All headstones/memorials must be installed according to the NZS 4242:2018 NZ Standard Headstones and Cemetery Monuments.WHAT IF I DONT LIVE IN SOUTHLAND, NEW ZEALAND?
We have agents located all over New Zealand (and sometimes further afield) ready to help with measuring jobs, installation and providing quotes and sample glass. Please call us 032145012 or email email@example.com to find your nearest agent. Most headstones and memorial plaques are handled directly through our Invercargill factory remotely.
All headstones and Plaques are available to purchase via afterpay or laybuy once they have been priced and finalised.
In order for us to give you an accurate quote please answer the following questions and send them to firstname.lastname@example.org or into the below contact form.
Ceramic Photo? Y \ N
Would you like any images drawn/slumped?
Will it require holes and mounts?
Shipped or installed locally?
How did you hear about us?
Any additional information/requests: