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Photos of the Week: Agbey Hommey

See the works of sign painter and artist Agbey Hommey.
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Interview: Sign Painter Art Tapia

Highland Park artist Art Tapia talks about his background in graffiti and how it relates to sign painting.
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Interview: Sign Painter Brad Dutsch

Sign painter and muralist Brad Dutsch talks about his inspiration for pursuing a career in art.
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Interview: Sign Painter Kimberley Edwards, "The Window Goddess"

Sign painter Kimberley Edwards, "The Window Goddess" talked with us as part of the Full Dollar project based in Highland Park.
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Photos of the Week: Kimberley "The Window Goddess" Edwards

Sign Painter Kimberley "The Window Goddess" Edwards shares photos of her works.
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Speaking Sign Language

We gathered a handful of Los Angeles sign painters together at the Outpost for Contemporary Art to view their work, talk about the craft of sign painting, and discuss the goals of the Full Dollar project on York Blvd.
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Photo of the Week: Bernie's Transmissions

On the wall of Bernie's Transmissions at 5207 York Boulevard is this informative and eye-catching painted sign. By utilizing all the space on the wall, the sign painter was able to balance a large amount of information with a clear and bold aesthetic.
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Photo of the Week: La Estrella

With their mural, La Estrella takes an interesting route--instead of showing its food, they portray the atmosphere and crowd at their restaurant. The sign definitely captures the essence of its business, and offers a glimpse into an aspect of sign pain...
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Photo of the Week: DG Computers

This week we feature DG Computers, with a storefront that displays a nice mix of a font based sign with artistic expression.
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Translating Full Dollar from Ecuador to L.A. (video)

We recently had a chat with X. Andrade about the parameters involved in deciding which business owners, sign painters and artists should be selected for the Full Dollar York Blvd. project.
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