My Work > The Craft of Signwriting

A collection of images of the art and craft of signwriting, the materials and methods we use

All our signs are hand crafted with top quality sustainable timbers
Many signs start with a simple drawn sketch
Hand painted Gold leaf lettering with a dark outline
Gold leaf applied to signwritten lettering is dusted off to bright finish
Traditional Gold leaf lettering with shadow and shade, Used for a family Butchers shop.
23 carat Gold leaf is applied by hand to the design painted in specialist gold size.
Specialist signwriters sable chisel brushes- Used by us everyday !
Simple tools used to apply loose gold leaf
Gold leaf on glass- a quick sample panel to try a few styles for a job
A reverse gold leaf sign on glass in progress
Students hand painting letters at a signwriting class
Brush signwriting can suit all surfaces