I sketched this “empty sign” in San Jose’s Japantown years ago, before I knew it’s [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.
Andy's Pet Shop has the most beautiful macaw in their sign. Currently, he sits in the back room of the store, [Read More]
The Card Mart neon sign is an early example of the work of Electrical Products Corp., once the largest manufacturer [Read More]
San Jose's "Million Dollar Hotel", the Sainte Claire.
Public Auto Wholesale, home of another great arrow sign in san Jose.
Oh See! O.C. McDonald's !!