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Thu Feb 22, 2007 8:41 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: Can anyone tell me if there is any signwriting courses?

Replies: 18

Views: 10068

My eldest son went to Leeds Builing College last year and did a course in signmaking, give them a call and get on the next course ! might be the best thing you ever did ?

Brian. :D

Tue Oct 18, 2005 4:41 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Greetings from Scotland

Replies: 24

Views: 2205

Hi Bob,
Nice to hear from another paint pusher !
Brian.

Sun Oct 09, 2005 11:31 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Er, Hello.

Replies: 9

Views: 1224

Hi Alan,
Always good to hear from a fellow paint pusher, where are you based ?
Brian.

Fri Aug 12, 2005 3:41 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: So what do you suggest?

Replies: 35

Views: 2207

Hi, I would walk away from the job, but if your customer insists on you trying to help.......... I would 'T' cut the area where you need the graphics to adhere and then roller on a coat of clear varnish over the top of the existing paintwork, this will give you a ' shinny ' finish and the vinyl shou...

Fri Jul 29, 2005 12:22 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Shame, isn't it?

Replies: 73

Views: 3578

Hi people, It's all about standards, I'm a traditional signwriter and would NEVER let a job go to a client that was not perfect, in business you need to build yourself a reputation for producing the best work you are capable of and try to live up to that standart, otherwise we will all loose out and...

Mon Jul 04, 2005 4:45 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Curtain sided trucks

Replies: 4

Views: 828

Hi John,
I always use P.V.C. inks on truck curtains, it sticks like s**t to a blanket, never had any problems ( apart from the smell ! )
Brian.
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Sat Feb 12, 2005 2:04 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: are most signmakers vegetarian?

Replies: 31

Views: 2440

Hi all,
I seem to be the exception here ! !
I've been a vegetarian for 18 years ..... meat is murder !!
Brian.
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Wed Feb 09, 2005 10:25 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: hello to you all!

Replies: 6

Views: 923

Hi aj,
Welcome aboard from a traditional signwriter based in rainy Yorkshire.
Brian.
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Sat Oct 23, 2004 5:24 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: How do I Fit MDF Sign

Replies: 16

Views: 3588

Hi Lee, I never fix signs with fittings that go through the sign face, that is sacrilege. I would screw some large mirror plates on the back of the sign to line up with the corrugation of the building ( 2 each side ) and then fix the sign using self tapper screws, giving a nice neat job, hope that h...

Fri Oct 22, 2004 12:52 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Greetings Earthlings

Replies: 7

Views: 988

Hi,
Welcome to another YORKSHIREMAN, we are going to take over the world ! !
Brian,

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Sat Jul 24, 2004 5:07 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: Need help from the tradional pros please

Replies: 4

Views: 3369

Hi Rob,
I specialise in this type of work and have 30 years experience in reverse glass gilding, as Jillbeans says the work is very exacting.
If you e-mail me details I will work out a 'trade' price for the job.

Brian

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Fri Jun 25, 2004 1:00 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Don't mention the "Footie"

Replies: 12

Views: 1140

WE woz robbed ! ! !
Brian.

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Fri Jun 25, 2004 11:50 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: All reet!

Replies: 9

Views: 1242

Hi Splatt,
Welcome from just over the borders in Yorkshire, you'll enjoy it here.
Brian.

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Thu Jun 24, 2004 5:35 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: traditional signage: british museum

Replies: 9

Views: 1068

Nice one John.
Brian.

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Mon Jun 21, 2004 12:41 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: hello from jon, very amateur signwriter-ish

Replies: 27

Views: 2988

Hi John, Welcome from a traditional signwriter based in Yorkshire. I can understand your problem at trying to buy signwriters supplies, as the years go by it gets harder to find local suppliers, I am lucky that there are some in my area.You could try ringing painting and decorating suppliers, perhap...

Wed Apr 21, 2004 4:48 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: airbrushing: dts timber supplies

Replies: 20

Views: 8475

Hi gang, I like Allan have had trouble in the past with one shot / keep's paint sticking to PVC and vinyl....I thought it might be the prep' that was to blame ..... now I use inks and have no problems ....except the smell ! ! ! I understand that the new water based acrylics stick fine but have not t...

Thu Mar 25, 2004 4:08 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: Does anyone know how the technique of transfers is achieved?

Replies: 7

Views: 3589

Hi Rachel,
Do you mean water transfers, these used to be popular many years ago
( before computer graphics ), they were screen printed transfers that were
soaked in water and then slid onto the work and allowed to dry ???

Brian.

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Sat Feb 28, 2004 1:57 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: hi there, new here

Replies: 14

Views: 1448

Hi Paul,
Nice to have yet another Yorkshire "tyke" on the boards !!! we could take over !! I'm a traditional signwriter, based in West Yorkshire, so welcome from over't hill.

Brian the Brush
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Wed Feb 25, 2004 1:00 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: New Member Andrew Lancaster

Replies: 11

Views: 1536

Hi guy's,
Nice to see some more Yorkshire "Tykes " on the boards, welcome.

Brian the Brush

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Wed Feb 18, 2004 3:29 pm

Forum: Graphic Design Help

Topic: Help with Signlab File - Needs converting to AI

Replies: 11

Views: 3222

Try Charlie !!!!!!

Brian.
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Wed Feb 18, 2004 3:26 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Alumnium sheet power coated

Replies: 7

Views: 1567

Hi Lorraine,
Why not buy the sheet of ali' locally and paint it yourself ?
I find that powder coated is not as good as people think, it chips very easily and can never be touched up without being seen.

Brian.
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Wed Feb 11, 2004 8:45 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: YET ANOTHER ALAN

Replies: 17

Views: 1962

Hi Alan,
A warm welcome from another paint pusher, I have spent many a happy hour painting posters... double crowns,,, 48 sheets.... sizes that sound double dutch these days, I agree that small is best, Mrs Thatcher has a lot to answer for !!!!!!

Brian
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Sun Feb 01, 2004 2:25 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Repair to traditional Pub Sign

Replies: 3

Views: 1035

Hi Neil, I still do this type of work and would suggest as Rob says, use toughened glass, no thinner than 5mm.The glass must be kept clean, any finger marks will be seen. You might be able to make a paint mask as a template for the painting of the glass, two coats of paint is best. Make sure that wh...

Sat Jan 24, 2004 7:55 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: how do i remove old paint from van?

Replies: 7

Views: 3801

Hi Gazza,
I don't really understand your question ?
Do you want to just get rid of the brushed on paint and hope to leave the factory finished paintwork that is hopefully underneath intact ?

Brian.
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Tue Dec 09, 2003 1:19 am

Forum: Traditional

Topic: traditional signwriting sounds interesting should i do it?

Replies: 61

Views: 22944

The debate goes on.... and on.... and on...and on. The fact is that to become a traditional signwriter takes a lifetime to learn, the skill and precision required can only be matched by a surgeon and his knife!!!!! There now seems to be a lack of respect in the trade for the "keepers of the craft" w...

Sun Nov 30, 2003 3:41 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: Ivy Designs

Replies: 21

Views: 9926

Hi John, The guy primed 6 @ 8'x2' foamex panels with ali' primer then glossed with dark green enamel, fitted vinyl graphics to the boards and then hung them in an indoor market, that was 6 years ago and he says they have stood the test of time !! As you know foamex is not a stable material and expan...

Sat Nov 29, 2003 8:53 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: Ivy Designs

Replies: 21

Views: 9926

Hi y'all'
A guy I know says that if you paint foamex with ali' primer you can then gloss paint it to any colour and the paint will stick like sk*t to a blanket, anybody tried it ?.... it could be a good tip to remember ???

Brian the Brush

Fri Nov 28, 2003 10:58 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Hello

Replies: 16

Views: 2920

A warm welcome from across the hills, this a great place to visit and share experiences.

Brian the Brush
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Fri Nov 28, 2003 10:46 am

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: Ivy Designs

Replies: 21

Views: 9926

Hi Pete, The trick is to sell them a design that can show YOUR talants as a signwriter, then you can use the work as a springboard for future work in that area of the town.Design is paramount and introduce some paint effects and maybe a double drop shade, etc, let the paint do the talking. Brian the...

Thu Sep 25, 2003 2:24 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: hello from Manchester

Replies: 6

Views: 1066

Hi Phil,
Nice to see another "northerner" on the boards !!!
I have just finished signwriting "The Allex Grill" in Manchester city centre, I lettered 4 facia signs, 6 windows and an "A" board, next time your in that area take a look .

Brian the Brush
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Thu Sep 25, 2003 1:56 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: What were YOU before?

Replies: 37

Views: 5169

I did a fine art course at art college ( 3 years), then a signwriting apprenticeship (4 years ) and have been a traditional signwriter ever since,
which is now over 25 years pushing paint, and loved every minute !!!!!

Brian the Brush

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Mon Sep 22, 2003 11:47 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: What would you do ????

Replies: 15

Views: 2824

What would you do ????

In May 2003 I lettered a guy's shop front with vinyl graphics, I billed him and...... you guessed it ... nothing!!! no payment.I rang him several times ( you all know the story ) ... sorry I forgot,,, cheque is in the post. Four months past and no payment, so last week I wrote him a letter saying if...

Mon Sep 22, 2003 11:00 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: New Member Hello

Replies: 6

Views: 1159

Hi David, Welcome to the best sign site in the U.K. I see you live in Banbury... 30 years ago I used to work with a guy in Bradford, he moved away and the last I heard he ran a pub in Banbury. I would love to contact him again and wondered ( I know it's a chance in a million ) if you have ever come ...

Tue Sep 16, 2003 10:48 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: arabic

Replies: 4

Views: 1168

I agree with Robert, in the past I have used local Asian people to write down the text for signs but in the translation a squiggle in the wrong place can change the meaning of the words, so if your customer writes the wording himself - any mistakes are his.

Brian the Brush.

Tue Sep 16, 2003 10:39 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Hi from Shropshire

Replies: 6

Views: 1240

Hi Alan,
Welcome aboard, I see you are a pipe smoker, not many people seem to participate in that habit these days, at least not with tobacco !!!
I wondered how you advertised for the work you get from the internet ??

Brian the Brush

Tue Sep 09, 2003 11:41 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: hi everyone!

Replies: 9

Views: 1579

I can remember cutting stencils out of BROWN PAPER and sticking them to the screen, many , many years ago !!!! welcome to the site, enjoy the company.

Brian the Brush.

Mon Aug 04, 2003 4:10 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Hello from Omega Signs (Leeds)

Replies: 7

Views: 1521

Hi Mark,
Welcome to the boards, I am a traditional signwriter based in Bradford, but do lots of work in Leeds so keep your eyes peeled for my van, you cannot miss it !!!!!!

Brian.

Fri Jul 04, 2003 11:26 am

Forum: Traditional

Topic: Airbrush Advice needed please?

Replies: 10

Views: 5817

Hi Rob, good advice here, you must also remember to install a water trap, this will stop water droplets from mixing with the paint in the gun and avoid lots of bad language !!!!!!! and a face mask !!!!

Brian.

Tue Jul 01, 2003 11:47 am

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: cocktail bar

Replies: 5

Views: 3474

Fabulous job Terry, great work !!!

Brian.

Sat Jun 14, 2003 5:17 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: say hello

Replies: 6

Views: 1407

Hi Andie,
Welcome to the group, nice to hear from a guy who "can push the paint ! "

Brian.

Sun May 18, 2003 3:59 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: Exhibition signage: teachers conference

Replies: 6

Views: 1983

Hi Steve,
Yet another great looking job, those sets are big jobs and always look fab.

Brian.

Sun May 18, 2003 3:51 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: pinstriping: carraige

Replies: 8

Views: 4350

Hi Alan, nice job, what about the shafts ? did this rig not have any ?
keep pushing that paint !!!

Brian.

Fri May 02, 2003 10:46 am

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: Can anyone tell me which gold looks the closest to gold leaf

Replies: 21

Views: 5546

Hi John,
As a traditional signwriter who specialises in glass gilding I am not sure if the product "Signgold" has the same qualities as loose gold leaf and could therefore never be regarded as an alternative product, but an imitation product.

Brian.

Thu Apr 03, 2003 4:49 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Need a quote please

Replies: 2

Views: 1128

Need a quote please

Hi gang, I need a price to supply only, for the following illuminated sign boxes; 1 illuminated signbox 55 feet long by 30 inches high 1 illuminated signbox 11 feet long by 26 inches high 2 bouble sided projecting illuminated signs 6 feet high and 2 feet wide The boxes must be internally illuminated...

Fri Mar 07, 2003 10:47 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Snow Blind!!!!

Replies: 5

Views: 1474

'an got paid two pence a week !!!!!
on a gud week !!!

Brian.

them 'wot day's

Thu Feb 06, 2003 11:56 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: PVC BANNER

Replies: 9

Views: 2207

Hi, the guys here used to use Tar and Glue remover, but are now using Acetone, comes in a 5 ltre can and really seems to do the business. It's not a nice job to do and this seems to work very well.

Tue Jan 28, 2003 11:01 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: what sort of paints should i use for foam board?

Replies: 9

Views: 5984

Hi Martin, I have done this type of work in the past and ALWAYS use PVC inks. The best way forward is to mix various shades of the greys in seperate containers ( I use cleaned baked bean cans ), mix the darkest first, then lighten it slightly with some white for your second shade, then add some more...

Sun Jan 26, 2003 7:58 pm

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: Can anyone offer advice on fitting onto a curtain side?

Replies: 11

Views: 4187

Hi Tim, I signwrite curtain siders all the time, I suggest that you must firstly make sure the material is clean. A good tip that I use if the curtain is really dirty is to wipe it down with gun wash, making sure that no drips touch the vehicle body as this can remove the paint !!! do a test on an a...

Thu Jan 16, 2003 11:56 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Circles?

Replies: 13

Views: 3180

Great work Steve, well done.

Thu Jan 16, 2003 11:51 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: The Mexican Fisherman

Replies: 5

Views: 1443

Very wise words Gray, that's my road too !!

Brian

Tue Jan 07, 2003 12:54 am

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: fine fragrances

Replies: 8

Views: 4656

Great work Terry, I wondered did you back it up in black on the inside of the glass to hide the brush markes or leave the work as it stands ?

Sat Jan 04, 2003 4:28 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: Pavement Sign: Chalkboard Sign

Replies: 6

Views: 2089

Very nice work Terry, great to see.

Brian.

Wed Dec 25, 2002 1:17 pm

Forum: General Cutter topics

Topic: A XMAS VOTE OF THANKS

Replies: 10

Views: 4079

Thanks Steve, have a great holiday and can I also wish everybody the best for 2003.

Brian.

Wed Dec 25, 2002 1:11 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: hi all

Replies: 6

Views: 1739

Hi Terry, welcome to UKSG, enjoy the experience !!!

Brian.

Mon Dec 16, 2002 2:21 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: revesby garage

Replies: 7

Views: 3982

Now that is what I call really good, well done Steve, you get a GOLD STAR !!! it's the nicest job I've seen in a long time, WELL DONE !!

Mon Dec 16, 2002 2:17 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: I'm the sticker man. What an insult!

Replies: 9

Views: 2089

It's never happened to me !!!! ( only joking guys ! )

Thu Dec 12, 2002 11:30 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: F F F F F F Flipping freezing!!

Replies: 19

Views: 4106

If you guy's think it's hard fixing graphics in this cold weather you should try signwriting outside........ not much fun !!!!

Thu Nov 28, 2002 10:57 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: advice / tips needed for FIXING PVC SIGNBOARDS

Replies: 7

Views: 1940

If at all possible you should NEVER, EVER,fix a sign through the face, it's not the correct method and looks very bad.I always try to put panels into a panatrim, if the costs are such that this is not pissible then I would go with Tim and try to hide the face fixing in some way. Oh , welcome to the ...

Mon Nov 25, 2002 4:18 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted signage: busch lager

Replies: 16

Views: 6753

Great job Steve, loose leaf glass gilding is really the dogs bo*****s. Blaster, I use a hair dryer and can double gild a job and then also back it up all in one day, the trick is to be very carefull not to dry the water size too quick or you might crack the glass, as for the glue chip, the longer yo...

Sat Nov 23, 2002 4:22 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: organising FONTS, what do you do?

Replies: 12

Views: 3206

Gray, you speak like a true letterologist, when I go anywhere new I always look at signs, signs, signs - it drives everybody MAD. Letter styles are fabulous, I love 'em, especially scripts, not the crap ones used on computers but the true original ones developed by individual signwriters.Locally I c...

Thu Nov 21, 2002 9:43 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: organising FONTS, what do you do?

Replies: 12

Views: 3206

I just love that GILL SANS, use it all the time, much better than helvetica.
I have signwritten it so much over the years I can almost do the style with my eyes closed. The contrast between the 'light' and 'bold' is great.

Thu Nov 07, 2002 10:18 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: If you're ever stuck for inspiration!

Replies: 5

Views: 3363

What a talented guy, wonder what prices he gets for that type of work and could you see your average customer paying that ammount ? Great post Steve, nice to see the quality of those USA letterheads.

Tue Nov 05, 2002 8:31 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: vehicle graphics: beoffices.com

Replies: 8

Views: 2251

Great looking job, I was going to get one of those, but there is nowhere to put my ladders ! ! !

Sun Nov 03, 2002 3:36 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: fabricated signage: aurae fine gifts

Replies: 6

Views: 1933

I hope that roller shutter was etch primed before it was painted white ?

Wed Oct 09, 2002 4:36 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: help wanted with pictorial english signbooks?

Replies: 7

Views: 4086

Hi Henry, as Mike says we are very short of UK pubished sign books. I have a copy of a book you might like to find, it called The Art And Craft Of Signwriting, by William Sutherland. Published in 1987 by Omega Books Ltd, with a referance number of, ISBN 1-85007-088-1 Omega books also have in print (...

Tue Oct 01, 2002 10:23 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Just registered...Time to say Hi

Replies: 16

Views: 3408

Welcome....

Hi Lee.welcome to the boards, I am a UK based traditional signwriter with 30 years experience, so if you have any questions about paint pushing don't hesitate to post 'em and I'll try to help if I can !!!, Brian.

Fri Sep 27, 2002 6:13 pm

Forum: Traditional

Topic: what way to shade left or right?

Replies: 14

Views: 5867

what way to shade left or right?

I find it strange that as a traditional signwriter I find it easier to paint a right hand shade to a letter, yet when I look at lots of layout that have been designed on a computer there seems to always be a left hand shade to the letter ? Is there a reason for this or is it just the designers prefe...

Wed Sep 11, 2002 4:59 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Signs for a Zodiac

Replies: 6

Views: 1835

Hi Gray, I think you could be on a sticky wicket with this job !!! You really need to know if the dingy is to stop inflated or does your customer inflate it as required ? If is stays inflated then I think PVC ink will do the job - but if it is inflated when used then you could try to locate the ink ...

Sat Aug 31, 2002 5:43 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: vehicle graphics: mon-ami nursery

Replies: 9

Views: 2804

Great job Steve, that sign gold looks really good,

Sat Aug 17, 2002 4:53 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Car Registration plates

Replies: 6

Views: 2684

There is another way !!!!!

Hi Steve, if you have difficulty I can always signwrite it for you !!!!

Mon Aug 12, 2002 1:38 pm

Forum: Buy - Sell - Employment

Topic: Aluminium threstles wanted !!

Replies: 3

Views: 1056

Aluminium threstles wanted !!

Hi gang, I need to buy two pairs of aluminium trestles, 12 feet high, so if you have some that are not used and collecting dust in the corner of your workshop, you can turn them into cash !!! I am based in Yorkshire, but travell throughout the UK, so distance is not a problem. Please ring me on 0793...

Sat Jul 27, 2002 2:21 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Facing a grave situation

Replies: 8

Views: 2231

If the stone has been gided before there should be no need to seal the surface and you should be able to gild over the existing gold. I would use a fast gold size ( one and a half hour tack ) and if the weather is HOT, which I always think it must be in you neck of the woods!! , I would keep checkin...

Fri Jul 26, 2002 3:51 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Facing a grave situation

Replies: 8

Views: 2231

Hi Gray, the preparation is important, make sure that any loose gold and masonary are rubbed away with some fine emery paper. The only other problem is not to let the gold size collect in the bottom of the inverted carved letters, as the size will dry slower because it is thicker where it has collec...

Thu Jul 11, 2002 1:37 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: I need a supplier ?

Replies: 3

Views: 1462

I need a supplier ?

Hi gang, I have a customer who requires me to goldleaf her a house name onto an oval signboard. I need to find a supplier for an oval signblank that is totally weatherproof ( metal or fibreglass ) and is round or preferably oval in shape, size wise it needs to be 20" or 30" diameter, your help would...

Tue Jul 02, 2002 11:03 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: factory signage: Vaughan Dent

Replies: 15

Views: 4161

Hi guys, Ive used this exterior MDF before but have always find it never seems to stand up to the Yorkshire weather and eventually the surface seems to go bumpy as moisture is absorbed, even after several coats of paint and varnish. Hope that it works better for you !!

Tue Jul 02, 2002 11:00 pm

Forum: Gallery

Topic: factory signage: Vaughan Dent

Replies: 15

Views: 4161

Hi guys, Ive used this exterior MDF before but have always find it never seems to stand up to the Yorkshire weather and eventually the surface seems to go bumpy as moisture is absorbed, even after several coats of paint and varnish. Hope that it works better for you !!

Mon Jun 03, 2002 5:40 pm

Forum: Ink Topics

Topic: what is the best way to apply screenprinting ink to banner?

Replies: 3

Views: 3676

Hi Brian, I do large PVC banners all the time, using POLYPLASS screen ink. I suggest you use a high density sponge roller to apply the ink to the banner, the only problems are; 1. Use a well ventilated space as the PVC inks are VERY smelly and might cause a chesty cough. 2. Have at least 3 spare rol...

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