Case Studies

Anchor Sign & Awning (Cincinnati) created a more contemporary sign for local Tostados Grill out of channel letters attached to a new metal awning. Photo by Jeff Russ.

Malleable Materials

Three signshops find flexibility in rigid substrates.
General Sign Co. (Sheffield, AL), Image360, Cincinnati-Blue Ash (Blue Ash, OH) and FASTSIGNS of Waukesha (WI) discuss dimensional letter signage projects.

Off the Wall

Signs featuring dimensional letters offer increased visibility, dignity and charm.
YESCO (Phoenix), The Sign Post (Bellingham, WA) and Atlantic Sign Media (Burlington, NC) produce three enormously engaging electronic message centers.

Digital Displays That Dazzle

These three electronic message centers are enormously engaging.

How To

Big Number: 38%

Americans taking a more optimistic view of the pandemic, per Gallup.
Signpainter Colt Bowden designed, gilded, painted and carved these signs for his signshop, Gold Hand Signs in McMinnville, OR

A Show of Hand

Colt Bowden’s self-made signs for his signshop, Gold Hand Signs.
Last Look: Topiary Duff mascots from The Simpsons Ride at Universal Studios' Orlando.

Duff Enough

Topiary Duff mascots from The Simpsons Ride at Universal Studios' Orlando.


The Sign Invitational

The 2020 Sign Invitational Goes Virtual

The signmaking competition moves to a virtual, online format after the Sign Expo’s cancellation.

American Sign Museum Still Closed

The museum has continued to create digital content, however, including "Tod Talks."

COVID-19 Legislation + Resource Update

The latest industry events, plus updates on PPP, the Main Street Lending Program and stay-at-home orders.