Gold leaf work on classic fire truck

Southern California Custom Sign Shop - Big City Signs

We provided hand-painted graphics with hand-applied gold leaf on this Santa Fe Springs antique fire truck.

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Sign painting 101 – the classic Speedball method…

Back in the day, one of the methods sign painters used to learn proper technique was to imitate good examples… Here’s how you would brush this style of lettering – from a textbook published by Speedball pens.

from the “Back in the Day” department:

Long ago, walldogs traveled from town to town, sign painting kit in the back, maybe trading wall paint graphics work like this for lodging, food, haircuts, and who-knows-what… click photo to see the original upload on Flikr.Walldog work from the past

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