Design

One sign in the American Sign Museum's "sign verse."

American Sign Museum Points the Way

Grant Freking
All Signs Inc. (Gulfport, MS) uses the annual Mardi Gras extravaganza as a chance to go bigger and better with their laser-engraved foamboard signs for the celebration’s maid and duke party rooms. Photos courtesy of Michael G. Hage.

Laser’s Edge

Elizabeth A. Lowry
Poyant (New Bedford, MA), Security Signs (Portland, OR) and Mandeville Sign (Lincoln, RI) consider electric-sign trends of the immediate past, present and future.

Changes in a Flash

Mark Kissling
An “Indiesign” is custom-designed by an independent artist who has lost work because of COVID-19 and follows CDC guidelines.

The (Sign) Power of Positivity

Grant Freking
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

Kaitlin Winchester
McNeil Signs' multifaceted signpainting project for the Atlanta Hawks.

Painting Hawks History

Grant Freking
Wayfinding virtuoso Jan Lorenc discusses designing across cultures and post-pandemic placemaking.

Global Reach

Jeff Russ
Neon rabbit sign in Steamboat Springs, CO

Bunny Business

Grant Freking
Last Look: Miles-high signs on Mount Kilimanjaro

Altitude Adjustment

Jeff Russ
YESCO (Phoenix), The Sign Post (Bellingham, WA) and Atlantic Sign Media (Burlington, NC) produce three enormously engaging electronic message centers.

Digital Displays That Dazzle

Elizabeth A. Lowry