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Making It: Old Soul Sign Co. hand paints vintage signs with a modern twist

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Maker: Alan Giberson, owner and sign painter

Business: Old Soul Sign Co.

Location: Cleveland

Cleveland resident Alan Giberson was first drawn to hand-painted lettering as a kid when he found himself surrounded by graffiti at a local skate park. As an adult, he studied the craftsmanship behind the lost art of lettering before opening his own shop on the West Side of Cleveland. He specializes in hand-painted signage and gold leaf lettering.