Posted on June 04 2013
No one is denying that we live in a dynamic and exhilarating world when it comes to technology, but every now and then we need to step back and smell the non-digital roses. “People have lost themselves in convenience, there aren’t too many of us in the trade anymore and I want to show people the beauty of what a true piece of craftsmanship is,” remarks TJ.
Some trades have all but succumbed entirely to digitalisation, and sign painting is one of them. You can now have any sign, any size, any typeface you want, but there is something most alluring about a sign that has been painstakingly drawn by hand; master sign painter TJ Guzzardi knows all about this business. The Melbourne based artist works out of a funky warehouse in downtown Tullamarine, TJ is pumping out signs quicker than you can say “1956”. Head over to his website for a closer look at TJ’s work, and check out his Facebook to stay updated.