Sign painting is a style of lettering, a method of constructing letterforms with speed and accuracy. This brush-in-hand technique provides endless unique variations in style and form while conveying an approachable honesty with street smart confidence.
The Vocalo wordmarks were created by following traditional sign painting methods. The two variations were structurally refined on the same grid to ensure perfect production and to unite their horizontal and vertical relationships.
This identity includes two logo styles with three core color pallets, aligning with the sign-painterly execution where variation can occur. Utilizing a variety of form, color, and at times brush texture, we embraced the hand-done aesthetic without looking pastiche nor cliche. While the colors and styles change, they were designed in accordance with one another, thus creating a gestalt that repeats in the public’s mind.