A sand blasted dimensional sign. A gold leaf sign created for Blanca Flor in the historic district of Annapolis, Maryland. The flowers are hand-carved. The letters are finished with gold leaf and palladium leaf. The sign is pin-mounted to the transom above the main entrance on Market Square.
Gold leaf signs, a detailed photo of the gilding process. Designs & Signs creates many gold leaf signs for a variety of uses. We make community entrance signs, restaurant and shop signs, and gilded lettering on glass windows. These machine incised letters were routed into a high density urethane sign face. We finished the letters […]
Glass gilding by Designs & Signs. Gold leaf address numbers on a glass transom above a historical church entry. Designs & Signs practices traditional hand application of genuine gold leaf. We have installed many traditional gold leaf address numbers on public buildings, historical sites, and private residences in Annapolis and Washington, DC. Please take a minute to […]
Glass gilding at a private residence in Washington, DC. The gilding process is quite involved, requiring many steps and perfect timing. Designs & Signs has many years of experience in the gold leaf trade. We guarantee a perfect installation every time. Please take a moment to review our site. We have posted many photos of […]
Architectural Gilding at The Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland. Designs & Signs applied traditional gold leaf to carved monument letters. These photos show both phases of a typical surface gilding project. First size is applied to the surface that is to be gilded. When the size begins to set the gold leaf is […]
Glass gilding at Cafe Normandie, in the historic district of Annapolis, Maryland. Designs & Signs specializes in glass gilding and offers a wide variety of gold leaf signs and services. We have forty years of professional glass gilding experience. This installation has been looking good for thirty years! Fist the double gold is applied to […]