Beautiful hand painted lettering at Halfsmoke – A new eatery in the Adams Morgan neighborhood of Washington, DC. We lettered the first floor facade of the building on both sides, facing Floriday Ave. and Georgia Ave. First we use a pounce pattern to apply a charcoal outline of the lettering to the wall. […]
Brushed metal letters with komacel returns. The returns are sprayed with silver krylon paint. This makes the letters appear to be made from solid plate metal. This is what we would call a faux metal letter. To the untrained eye it looks like the real thing but it cost less. We use a paper pounce […]
Exterior Logo – A Custom Rockfish A custom exterior logo designed by hand. The custom rockfish shape is routed from one inch white komacel (pvc). The rockfish is printed on premium vinyl and applied to the komacel. Then a coating of matte clear is applied to the graphic to protect it from ultraviolet light. The […]
Hand made teak quarterboards designed and manufacture for Mallard, a luxury cruising yacht. The boards are designed on the computer and then a pattern is created with our xy pen plotter. Our carver uses the patterns to lay out the boards before he begins carving. After carving the letters are sanded and varnished multiple times. […]
Gold Leaf Boat Lettering for Audrey, A hand rendered 23 karat custom gold leaf boat name designed by the owner and hand-rendered on site by Brendon Brandon of Designs & Signs. The boat is docked in St. Mary’s City, Maryland. First a hand made pounce pattern is used to apply the sketch to the transom […]
Electric back-lit sign in Crofton, Maryland. Repairs and maintenance for storm damage. We replaced broken faces, ballast and bulbs. We manufacture new Lexan custom shape faces with translucent burgundy vinyl.