Signs by Scott Boms

During 2013 I hand painted in excess of 20 signs following traditional processes for friends, for work, and for fun with much more on deck for 2014.

12 Shots + 11 Attachments


Best Served Cold

April 27, 2015

Taking a bad pun perhaps way too literally. A really fun exercise nonetheless.

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Dare to Begin

January 28, 2015

A rusty old saw I've re-appropriated as a special "thank you" to one of my ARL colleagues. Surface gilded in 23k patent gold leaf.

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Art is Easy

January 28, 2015

Skateboard inspired by and painted for my friend Adrien.

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Pop-up Library

May 16, 2014

A just-completed sign project for the Adobe Typekit team. Considering I painted this with a fractured arm and cracked rib, it didn't turn out too badly. See the attachment for the final product which I believe is currently in Berlin for ...

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Gravity Office

May 12, 2014

Signage I designed and hand-painted for the Instagram Gravity Office, an optical illusion photo booth on-site at Instagram HQ in Menlo Park.

The Factory Floor

January 23, 2014

A sign I made as a small thank you to Aaron Draplin who kicked off the 2014 Design Lecture series at Facebook this afternoon. See the attachment for a look at the final hand painted sign itself.

Warm Beer

January 06, 2014

The second of two pieces I contributed to the #icycaps sign painting show in San Jose last December.

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January 04, 2014

A small sign painted for the #icycaps Sign Painting show that ran in mid-December at the Cannery Gallery in San Jose, CA.

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