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Before technology made signage bigger, bolder and brighter, signs were more subdued and basic. The signs from a century ago were often painted on wood. This version is ...
Tools Tape measure Pencil Marker Saw (table saw if possible) Hammer Router 1/4" straight plunge bit Clamps Paint brushes Eye protection Hearing protection Materials 1" x 6" board ...
Determine what the sign will read and how large you want it to be and go from there. My WREN FARM sign is 27" long (plus the frame) ...
There will be a lot of wood chips so pick your work area carefully. If you are using a router to outline letters for the first time, PRACTICE ...
Select the colors you will use for each part of the sign. I chose to leave the routed wood natural with a final exterior varnish over everything later. ...
The WREN FARM pictures are with and without the coat of spar varnish that darkened it a bit. Ideas for other signs include: EGGS FRESH PRODUCE FEED ...
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