As she states below, the first photo shared on the left is before the highlights were added and the second is the completed engraving in a darker photo.
She shared the below helpful details:
I engraved this dolphin with a 10 speed dremel rotary tool, using a wand attached to the dremel that hangs above me for easy handling.
This piece took about 3 hours to engrave.
I did not outline first, as I usually do…this time I decided to start engraving with a green stone cone, working my way from the inside out.
After engraving the entire dolphin with the stone, I switched to a medium diamond ball point burr and started highlighting certain areas of the dolphin to bring some real life features.
I then switched to a blue rubber bullet to enhance the highlighted areas and darken under the fin for a 3-D finish.
In the 1st photo, it shows right before the I added high lights.
The 2nd photo shows the dolphin is now complete.
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