University Art in San Jose was our last independent Art Store in the South Bay. And it’s gone now. 20ish [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.
It’s finally here! The book Sign of the Times is here. Over 80 urban sketches of vintage neon signs. Sketched over [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]
I sketched this “empty sign” in San Jose’s Japantown years ago, before I knew it’s [Read More]
San Jose's "Million Dollar Hotel", the Sainte Claire.
Oh See! O.C. McDonald's !!