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A new home, a new sign

The Orchid Lady at Westfield Southgate known for providing a beautiful selection of orchids to the Sarasota market for years, is preparing to relocate to a permanent space within the mall. Having been referred to Gulf Coast Signs we designed a storefront sign incorporating elements that both the client and mall management desired. The result […]

AllCare Medical debuts in Bradenton

The AllCare Medical Center recently opened the doors to it’s new facility in Bradenton as the anchor of the new AllCare Medical Plaza. The 18,500-square-foot two-story building was built by Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Inc. of Sarasota who brought us in to assist with the exterior branding. Elements created for this project include a pair […]

Gulf Coast Signs adds the Accu-Bend Model 26

Gulf Coast Signs of Sarasota has added Accu-Bend’s cutting-edge technology to our inventory of production equipment with the purchase of the Accu-Bend Model 26. Recognition as the market-leading channel letter bending machine since producing the first machine in the world to notch, flange and bend complete channel letters was an important factor considered during our extensive […]

River Club Car Wash Branding Completed

Gulf Coast Signs of Sarasota was pleased to put the finishing touches on the River Club Car Wash in Bradenton recently in preparation for the planned February opening. The full branding package consisted of fabricating an 11′-6″ x 24′-0″ single faced wall sign featuring LED illuminated push thru and channel letter copy, a second 2′-11″ x 6′-0″ single […]

A Sign of Things to Come

At 8:30 this morning an announcement sign went up at the site of the future River Club Car Wash. The 4′ x 8′ digitally printed sign panel features a conceptual image of the facility applied to an aluminum composite panel mounted to PVC posts illustrating what will be built by R.E. Crawford Construction for Scott Pinkus on an […]

Ethan Allen Debuts New Store

A new generation Ethan Allen Design Center has opened in the Sarasota market and we were pleased to assist both Benderson Development and Ethan Allen in branding this signature building. Working from the original architects drawings and at the direction of Ethan Allen’s construction department an expanded grid panel was designed to replace slat style awnings at […]

A Menu for Success

Louies Modern asked Gulf Coast Signs for assistance in designing a series of changeable style menu panel signs for their bar that would compliment the prominent wood ceiling and feature chalkboard inserts with bold white copy. The 3’-5” x 2’-6” sign frames and stiles were fabricated from 1” yellow pine glued, tacked and stained. A […]

Iconic Grid

Gulf Coast Signs project featured in national publication. The November 2013 issue of Sign & Digital Graphics includes an article by J. Bryan Vincent, PhD., a noted expert in the field of Solid State Lighting entitled “Outside of the Box”. The article points out that the sign industry was among the earliest industries to embrace LED technology […]

Data Masons Interior Sign

A new dimensional sign panel welcomes people to the suite of offices of Data Masons in Sarasota. The sign, composed of  acrylics and aluminum feature thin dimensional blue acrylic laser cut copy bonded to a frosted acrylic panel set in a 2″ square brushed aluminum base designed to minimize wall mount penetrations  as well as […]

Spiritual Center identity completed

Rising Tide International, an organization offering spiritual training and wide variety of programs in an interfaith and inter-spiritual tradition approached Gulf Coast Signs for a new monument sign at their Sarasota Spiritual Center. The monument sign was designed with the goals of: Effectively presenting an identity for the Spiritual Center’s location Reflect both their image […]