sign painter

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someone who paints signs and billboards etc

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Now people all over the country, primarily the younger generation, are taking an interest in learning the craft or hiring a sign painter to paint their sign and it is wonderful
The old hand-painted sign reminds me that someone, not something, was behind the design and construction--the kind of sign Faythe Levine and Sam Macon advocate for in their documentary and accompanying book, Sign Painters, now screening across the country and around the world.
Each base had its own sign painter who labeled and pointed the way to everything from the latrines to the colonel's office.
Occupying the entire visual field of the entrance, Bochner's vast painting Blab, Blab, Blab, 2011, consists of clotted and smeared multicolored letters rendered in the standardized font of a sign painter, spelling out the titular phrase forty times over in oil paint on a support of ten black velvet panels.
A BLIND MSP has told how he was offered jobs as a night watchman and a sign painter.
After an awkward silence, the ever-gracious Mary broke the ice: "What if the cover was a billboard advertisement with Bud as a sign painter, painting a portrait of a pretty woman's face-a likeness and tribute to Irene?
After the war, Hank was a sign painter in Bridgeport, CT, then was a painter for Sorenson & Co.
Industrial Church of the New World Comforter: The church was founded in 1973 by a Californian sign painter who claimed he was contacted telepathically by a UFO.
Bilder (The Is-Not-Embarrassing Paintings, 1984); the Lieber Maler, male mir (Dear Painter, Paint for Me, 1981) series in which Kippenberger commissioned a commercial sign painter to render images in a slick, realistic style; dozens of drawings made on the hotel stationery Kippenberger collected during his frequent, extensive travels; the renowned self-portraits depicting the artist in hiked-up underwear resembling those worn by Picasso in a studio photograph; the late series Das Floss der Medusa (The Raft of the Medusa, 1996), which riffs on the well-known 1819 Gericault painting; and the sprawling, hyper-detailed installation The Happy End of Franz Kafka's "Amerika" (1994).
In return, sign painter Lee painted the outside of Nick's studio in Builder Street, Llandudno.
All this is wrapped in a cover by sign painter Michael Genovese, and not to give away an artist's process or anything, but dude PAINTED THE TEXT ON A REAL-LIFE WALL AND TOOK A PHOTO OF IT.
Never thought I would live in a place like this or go to a retirement home," said Hurlburt, a former sign painter who has turned to painting on canvas.
Shannon is a self-taught artist, and his father, a professional sign painter, was a great influence on his work.
ToyTown's specialist painters and decorators whitewashed the outside of the remote two-bedroom cottage, then a sign painter swirled the name of the make-believe pub on the gable wall and faux stained glass was stuck to the downstairs windows to the interior.
Plus shoe-shine boy, spittoon washer, hoer of fields, picker of mustang grapes, carpenter's helper, well-digger's assistant, sign painter, merchant mariner, fortune-teller, radio entertainer, street singer.