It’s finally here! The book Sign of the Times is here. Over 80 urban sketches of vintage neon signs. Sketched over [Read More]
This site documents the disappearing vintage signage of San Jose, California, captured through Urban Sketches. Know of a sign I haven’t sketched yet? Or a story connected to a sign? I’d love to hear from you. Use the contact page and get in touch.
City Cleaners on Race Street, San Jose dates back to the 40s or 50s.
M&R Auto Sales
Who doesn’t love a great arrow sign? M&R Auto sure has one: this arrow might not light up completely anymore, [Read More]
University Art in San Jose was our last independent Art Store in the South Bay. And it’s gone now. 20ish [Read More]
Sam’s Downtown Feed & Pet Supply
Sam’s Downtown Feed & Pet Supply is a wonderful store to wander around. You’ll see all sorts of [Read More]
Now renamed 5 Spot Chivas Grill, this restaurant was built in 1931, and may be the oldest drive-in restaurant in [Read More]