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Jim BeamSign Painting
Custom signs painted, fabricated and installed for Jim Beam at their historic Clermont, Kentucky distillery. Right Way Signs of Chicago worked with London based Love Creative with their designs and vision to add dynamic and throughout signage throughout the property. We helped engineer a formed face ribbon to give the signage a “wax” look, taking that design to fabrication and installing it on multiple buildings throughout the property. Other work included painting signage on multiple buildings, and fully wrapping a tank with the Jim Beam logo.
River East LoftsSign Painting
Custom sign painting work we did for Invicto in Naperville. These signs were hand painted on the spot without a pounce pattern or projector, all free hand.
Twisted HippoSign Painting
Custom sign painting and mural project for Twisted Hippo Brewery in Chicago.
Omega YeastSign Painting
Custom interior sign painting and mural project for Omega Yeast in Chicago.
Big StarSign Painting
Hand painted brick wall for Big Star in Wrigleyville. This sign painting project was part of a larger exterior project for the famous taco restaurant in Chicago, Illinois.
Smoke DaddySign Painting
Custom hand painted and fabricated signage for Smoke Daddy in Wrigleyville at the Hotel Zachary across from Wrigley Field. The project included various sign types such as interior hand painted signs, custom neon signs, custom fabricated light-boxes, and custom fabricated letters that were filled with baseballs. Design by Grip and SPACE.
Goose Island PhiladelphiaSign Painting
Right Way Signs of Chicago had the pleasure of spending a few weeks in Philadelphia on a sign painting project for Goose Island Beer. The project consisted of interior and exterior sign painting work on a range of surfaces from brick, plaster, wood and even a mural on the side of a large aluminum cooler.
Hotel LincolnSign Painting
Custom sign painting project we did a few hundred feet up in the air at the Hotel Lincoln off the windy shores of Lake Michigan. This project took 10 days and 250 gallons of paint. This project was painted by veteran sign painter Ches Perry of Right Way Signs. View the video of the project here: Hotel Lincoln Video
Bom BollaSign Painting
Custom exterior sign painting project for Bom Bolla in Bucktown. Photos courtesy of True Story.
Great Central Brewing Co.Sign Painting
Custom sign painting work for Great Central Brewing Co. in the West Fulton Market. Right Way Signs of Chicago has been working with a lot of craft beer and brewery companies throughout Chicago and the US over the last five years. Great Central Brewing is another great company to have done work for and had an appreciation for the craft of hand painted signs and sign painting.
Johnny O’Hagans PubSign Painting
Custom hand painted facade for Johnny O’Hagans in Wrigleyville. Sign painting by Ches Perry of Right Way Signs of Chicago.
Saint Lous AssemblySign Painting
Right Way Signs of Chicago had the pleasure of working on this large sign painting and mural project right outside the Fulton Market in Chicago. The project took started in January of 2015 with Right Way painting the yellow background color. From there, we worked with their designer out of New York who took this design inspiration from the auto mechanic shops and their exterior sign designs, many of which was freestyle sign painting and hand lettering. Besides the hand lettering portion of this project, there was a photo of “Lou” that we needed to paint and make it look as real and authentic as possible. Our resident mural artist Chester did a remarkable job painting his photo at massive scale.
Lagunitas BrewingSign Painting
Right Way Signs of Chicago has had the pleasure of working on projects for Lagunitas every since they opened their brewery in Chicago back in 2014. Projects include interior and exterior sign painting and mural projects, including a 20′ hand painted dog.
Goose Island Beer Co.Sign Painting
One of our largest project to date, Right Way Signs of Chicago was awarded the contract for all interior and exterior signage at Goose Island Brewery’s new brewery tour experience at 1800 W. Fulton. The project included both exterior and interior signage focusing mainly on sign painting and custom mural work. The exterior work most notably focuses on big logo imagery, typography, reclaimed wood and metal, pulling in the feel of an old warehouse with the painting work having a “distressed” feel as if it was painted over 50 years ago. The Tap Room, where the tour begins and ends, has many different sign types. The “Lake Michigan” wall is made of reclaimed wood and has custom illustrations that the Right Way team hand painted in detail.
Windy City CrossfitSign Painting
Windy City Crossfit in Ravenswood needed some new signage to represent their new logo designed by the talented fold at Knoed. Right Way painted their logo on their exterior garage door and in their interior entrance way on corrugated aluminum. Photo credits by Knoed.
Maillard TavernSign Painting
Sign painting project we did for the Maillard Tavern in River West. Hand painted logos in two spots on brick.
Custom 5411 sign painting project in Bucktown / Wicker Park.
Band of BohemiaSign Painting
Sign painting project we did for Band of Bohemia Brewery & Restaurant in Ravenswood.
Buckledown BrewingSign Painting
Custom painted sign on a garage door at the Buckledown Brewing facility.
Sugar Fix DentalSign Painting
Sugar Fix Dental hired Right Way Signs of Chicago to hand paint their blade signage to to help give it some pop and character. We had pained 2 double sided signs and installed them.
Custom sign painting work for the Thunderbirds. Hand painted on corrugated aluminum.
On Tour BrewingSign Painting
Custom hand painted signs on brick for On Touring Brewing.
Flowers For DreamsSign Painting
Custom hand painted logo for our friends at Flowers For Dreams. Hand painted about 40′ in the air, this project replaces a smaller brick vinyl logo and the result is a logo that gets attention.
Big City ChickenSign Painting
Custom sign painting project on tile for Big City Chicken at Navy Pier in Chicago.
The CraftsmanSign Painting
The Craftsman by Two Brothers brewing had us out to their location in Naperville to add some sign painting to the building and to the windows.
Dollop Coffee Co.Sign Painting
Chicago BlackhawksSign Painting
Custom hand painted wall at The Palace Grill in the West Loop of Chicago, painted during the 2015 Stanley Cup run and Championship. Lead sign painted and hockey fan Ches Perry did this for fun (not a paid project) to be a part of the excitement and leave his mark on Chicago.
Pret A ManagerSign Painting
Custom sign painting work we did for Pret A Manager, just one of the many locations we did custom hand painted work for.
Ashland Addison FloristsSign Painting
A sign painting project we did for Ashland Addison Florists location in the West Fulton Market in Chicago, Illinois. Our lead sign painter Ches Perry painted the company name directly onto their brick façade.
Junior Warrior NinjasSign Painting
This sign painting project was for Junior Warrior Ninja’s in Chicago, painted by lead sign painter Ches Perry.
Radio FlyerSign Painting
Radio Flyer is an iconic American company that started in Chicago in 1917 and 100 years later, we had the honor and privilege of hand lettering one of their old fashioned vehicles last month. Our goal was to take their design and help make it as authentic as possible, giving it a human touch from a sign painter just like you would have seen if you were alive to see the real thing back in the early 1900s. Ches Perry, Right Way’s lead sign painter, took two days to work on this project.
Heritage BicyclesSign Painting
Heritage Bicycles, located in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago specializes in custom handmade bicycles all within a coffee shop. Their brand is unique and everything about their retail store has an old fashioned, handmade look and feel. Right Way Signs was brought in to help with the design and painting of a custom piece for their exterior wall in addition to a few windows with custom gold leaf lettering and a blade sign.
Duke RealtySign Painting
We have painted some big signs throughout our 47 years of sign painting and and sign making, but the Duke Realty logo project is our largest to date. This logo, measuring at 190,000 sq/ft was painted by our own Ches Perry over the course of 4 weeks. Located in Atlanta, GA, this project is aimed at grabbing the attention of flights coming into the airport. The impressive thing about this project is that Ches mapped this all out by hand before painting it, no stencils were used.
Jefferson TapSign Painting
The Jefferson Tap project was one of our favorites in 2014. For this project located right outside of the downtown Chicago area, we prepped and painted the entire facade of the building first. From there we painted their new logo and artwork in which Right Way Signs designed. In the end we gave this great building and establishment a lot more character with a sign painters touch.
Boulevard VeterinarySign Painting
Boulevard Veterinary has two locations in Chicago and has quickly built his practice into goto for anyone in the area with dogs and cats. A big part of his success is the amazing design by Jack Muldowney of Malt Studios in Chicago. We were commissioned to add our touch to his space with hand painted logos, gold leaf way-finding and identification signage, LED signage, large format printing, vinyl graphics and more.
Big Blue Swim SchoolSign Painting
We were hired to paint this massive logo for Big Blue Swim School on their wall in Buffalo Grove, IL. This hand painted logo was painted by Right Way sign painter Ches Perry, who has 48 years of sign painting experience.
Honey Butter Fried ChickenSign Painting
Honey Butter Fried Chicken contacted us to had paint their logo on the exterior of their building along with a few other illustrations. Another part of the project was digitally printed graphics for an existing light box sign that projected over the sidewalk.