Sources of Creativity

in my travels, i am always on the lookout for old signs. i've made it a point to photograph them. i know i might never go back to that place or when i do return, the sign will be gone. as much as the architecture and landscape of any particular area, the signage, old or new is one of the d

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Dutch Boy Paints

vintage sign in arkansas that i spo...

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George Bockius Sign Painter

this man was a sign painter in the ...

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the itinerant

itinerant sign man, Harford Fair, P...

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man fishing

ghost sign at bank and market st. o...

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neon indian chief

chippewa workwear, scranton PA, fal...

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just painted

vintage "just painted" sign from my...

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wall lettering

Cripple Creek, Colorado, August 201...

open wall lettering

wall lettering

Cripple Creek, Colorado...

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BAR

Asbury Park, NJ summer 2010...

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porcelain enamel signs

swap meet, Bandimere Speedway, CO...

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John Evans' Sons, Inc.

ghost sign in the loft district. Ph...

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Bakery Sign

Jersey Shore, Summer 2010...

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Asbury Lanes

vacuum-formed plastic letters. Asbu...

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SUPER-LUNCH!

this sign caught my eye when i firs...

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man fishing

the full view. i'm fairly certain t...

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western hotel

in northeast PA. fall 2010...

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the electric city

scranton PA, fall 2010...

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ROPE

wall painting in philadelphia...

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GE

porcelain enamel neon sign, route 6...

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How To Paint Signs

i'm obsessed with sign painting boo...

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South End Tavern

this is in the town i grew up in. i...