One V-shape alumalite sign, designed, fabricated, and installed by Designs & Signs for Berman Enterprises. Both sign faces are supported by painted four by four posts and stringers. Alumalite signs are typically used for real estate advertising because they are cost effective, attractive, light weight, and they are strong enough to endure years of heavy outdoor exposure. […]
Boat names by Designs & Signs. Fintastic, a custom vinyl boat name installed at Casa Rio Marina in Edgewater, MD. We use only premium vinyls for all of our boat names, rated for maximum outdoor exposure. Please take a moment to browse our web site.
Gold leaf film and vinyl lettering on a framed glass sign at Burr Yacht Sales in Edgewater, Maryland. Etch-look vinyl (dusted crystal) was applied to the second surface of the panel, which gives it the appearance of frosted glass. This is a desirable effect when working with glass; certainly an attractive option for any glass […]
Teak quarterboards carved for Molly O, a beautiful Fleming Yacht outfitted by Burr Yacht Sales in Edgewater, Maryland. Each board is carved by hand. The letters are finished with 23 karat gold leaf. The outline is painted by hand. We apply multiple coats of varnish under and over the letters. With regular upkeep of the top coat, the gold leaf […]
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 […]
Hand-painted mural installed by Designs & Sign, at Kennedy Krieger Institute, in Baltimore, Maryland. First a paper pounce pattern is positioned and taped to the wall. A small pounce bag (charcoal powder) is then rubbed over the pattern to transfer the design onto the installation surface. The pattern is removed and the lettering is painted […]