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Food Truck Pays Homage to Gastrotypographicalassemblage

It may seem a bit ironic to post this now that all our American readers are still digesting the copious amounts of food from last night (or constructing epic sandwiches with the leftovers) – happy Thanksgiving by the way. Here’s a nice video short documenting the lettering on a food truck owned by Tim Van [...]

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21st Century Victorian Shows Contemporary Fairground Sign Writing

I just discovered yet another marvelous documentary short about sign painting, this time from the UK. 21st Century Victorian is a remarkable, passionate and personal story of the art of Fairground Sign Writing, a unique art form that has been dying out. However it has found fresh enthusiasm and interest with new generations, enthralled by [...]

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Sign Painters Movie Explores Contemporary Sign Painting

The official trailer for “Sign Painters”, a documentary by Faythe Levine & Sam Macon.

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Dusty Signs

A video showing Dusty Signs’ Dan Madsen hand-lettering a sign for his business. Observe the artist at work.

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“Up There” Reveals The Dying Art Of Large-scale Hand Painted Advertising

The documentary “Up There” reveals the dying craft of large-scale hand painted advertising and the untold story of the painters struggling to keep it alive.

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FontCast #12 — Damon Styer of New Bohemia Signs

New Bohemia Signs carries on the tradition of hand-made sign-painting to create new markers for the next generation of city dwellers.

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