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NotTheSignShop Maker Studio | Middlesex, Vermont

We are Not. Not The Sign Shop.

We are a Vermont-based Maker studio pursuing novel applications of technologies and materials, exploring connections between traditionally separate domains and ways of working, and building the unconventional in an improvisational style.

Happily at the intersection of CUSTOM DESIGN, NON-TRADITIONAL SIGNMAKING, and the EXPERIMENTAL, we partner with our clients to help the space around them convey who they are quickly, effectively, and with lasting results.

NotTheSignShop is a loose collaboration among several artists. To grant the artistic freedom and ability-to-experiment that anonymity provides, regular members receive an artist tag. Currently on the site are the works of Unruly-e, Pooks, and Fluffy.

Our IRL shop is on a dirt road just north of Tangletown, in Middlesex, Vermont and open by appointment.

Our smaller items (read: "shippable-sized stuff") are offered for sale in our Etsy Storefront. This is the place to find things like our famous Well Water Signs, cut-t…

Latest Posts

Shooting, er, action shots for well water signs

Maker Verified: the one glue you need for repairing clay pots

Not at Norwich University: "sets and props for real life" does real sets and props

Tom Clancy and a Saul Bass movie poster walk into a bar...

[VIDEO] Duct tape, bailing wire, a few cusses, and some Well Water signs

Questions? We love questions!

This never happens: it started simple and ended simple

Premium well water signs (with Fancy Bits) hit the store today.

What became of all the signs in our previous post?

"Private Well Water In Use" sign library so far this year

Maker's Mantra #3: Adapt Found Objects

Maker's Make: Sign vinyl onto Canvas for bag rehoming

Maker's Make: Dance Floor Becomes Laptop Case (yes, you read that right)

Wrapping up Maker-style Woodzilla* Wind Shields

Can't trust a maker with a clock assembly

All about the text - Well Water Signs meander to some old school design

Frank wouldn't. And you shouldn't either.

Makers gonna make

Maker's Mantra Tool Carry-All

Beta Testing the Drawer Notes

Initial build on Woodzilla panels

Good thing the Well Water signs don't need an oven to finish

Makers Making

Give a hearty welcome to our newest studio member

Cutting the vinyl for the Woodzilla panels