Merchant Business Signs - Hand Painted on Wood

Attract attention of your business name and location while imparting a classic image of your business with a hand painted wooden sign, custom hand crafted in our sign shop. Made from select 5/4" Western Red Cedar, and cut to your custom size and shape, our hand painted merchant signs promote a classic image of your business.

Hand Lettered Exterior Signs for Business and Merchant Signs

Outdoor / exterior signs require specialized design and workmanship which is our expertise.We specialize in free hand-lettered and hand painted wood signs for outdoor / exterior display. We use solid Western Red Cedar plank to fabricate our hand painted wood signs due to the mildew-resistant properties of cedar. We can design your sign, create a reproduction from a photo, or recreate a sign you see in our Sign Gallery. See our Custom Hand Lettered Signs Gallery. Our exterior custom hand painted signs have been used nation-wide as:

  • Property & Driveway Entry Signs
  • Estate & Manor Entry Signs, Directional Signs, Private Road / Entry Signs
  • National Historic Register Signs & Historic Preservation Sign Projects
  • Personalized Family Established Signs
  • Business Name & Merchant Signs
  • Cottage, Beach House, Vacation House, Mountain House Signs

Custom Outdoor Sign Features

Solid Cedar

Naturally Long Lasting

Cedar has mildew resistant tanins.

All Hand Painted

Brush Lettered

High Quality Lettering Enamels

Protective Clear Coating

Moisture-Proof Barrier

High Quality Sealer Expands & Contracts

Custom Options

Colors & Fonts: Choose Your Own

Size and Shape: Up to 60" Ht. / W.

Historic to Contemporary Styles

Painted Line Art Illustrations

Many More Possibilities, Just Ask

Traditional Signwriting is Perfect Match for Custom Exterior Outdoor Signs

Please email us at to discuss your custom outdoor wood hand painted sign. Provide as much detail as you wish and attach any images of the location for the sign, or an image of a sign you are wanting to reproduce. Our other contact information is on the Contact Page. See our Ordering Page for details on ordering a custom wood sign.


Contact by email to discuss your merchant sign needs. Email us your sign text and any graphics and / or company logos that you want us to use as a model for hand painting and hand lettering your sign. Merchant signs are custom quoted based on your specifications. We will provide you a written estimate and send an invoice by email. Upon payment we may prepare a digital mockup layout upon request. We accept all major credit cards, Paypal and Google Wallet. We accept business checks and begin work on your sign ONLY when your check has cleared our account.