Historical architectural mural in the Baltimore City neighborhood of Fells Point, installed by Designs & Signs. Painted by hand. For this mural we use a technique called “cutting in”. First the wall is painted with white block filler. After that we apply the pounce patterns and then we come back with a brush to paint […]
Carved stone lettering in granite at The World War II Memorial in Washington, DC. Kevin handles all of our sandblasting projects. He has more than thirty years of carving experience.. Designs & Signs has carved and gilded various monuments and memorials in Washington, DC and the surrounding area. This photo illustrates the sandblasting process. A compressor […]
Whole Foods Short Pump Mural painted by Designs & Signs. Working off of a scissor lift, we needed three days to finish painting this mural. This painted architectural mural was installed by Designs & Signs at Whole Foods Market Short Pump near Richmond, Virginia. First the rectangular area was painted by rollers with white block filler; […]
We traveled to Pittsburgh to paint these architectural murals for Whole Foods Market. The colors are painted in layers; a different pounce pattern for each color. I do really love this style of mural painting. Color and shape are primary, and the reduced detailing allows for better use of color, to create striking contrasts. This is so […]
Premium vinyl vehicle graphics installed by Designs & Signs in Edgewater, Maryland. This custom logo was designed for Sunair Awnings. We design and install attractive vehicle logos for many local businesses. We use only premium vinyl.
A pair of beautiful hand carved teak quarterboards made for Whisper, a Fleming Yacht outfitted by Burr Yacht Sales in Edgewater, Maryland. Letters are carved and then gold leaf is applied by hand. The gold leaf letters are then polished with soft cotton and the dark outline is painted by hand with a fine lettering […]