zach & i are pimping out our local bike shop, and finished our many projects this weekend! I will put before & after pics up - once they hang the "shop hours" sign.

i'm really happy with the way things turned out. making signs is a lot like knitting - you have to be OK with making progress, and then re-starting midway. i can say with confidence that each sign was re-painted at least twice... so anyway here are snippets from our sign handywork: