The Signs of Portland, ME

Some signs along the streets of Portland, Maine.

46 thoughts on “The Signs of Portland, ME

  1. Miss Gentileschi

    Love the Timber sign with the bull’s head – you could do one those yourself, couldn’t you? πŸ˜‰ Had to think about the wicked ink shop and kind of hoped it would be a witchcraft related bookshop πŸ˜‰ But a tattoo parlour makes more sense.

    1. milfordstreet Post author

      Thank you. I think it is a tattoo parlor. The routing on the sign is likely above my skills. They do have computer controlled routers that exceed my budget. Cheers

      1. Miss Gentileschi

        I always think the handmade look is much better than the computerized one πŸ˜‰ The same goes for cooking and baking – if it looks perfect, than why bother doing it yourself πŸ˜‰ Unless youΒ΄re professional, than it should look perfect, or as much as possible. Have a great weekend and hope youΒ΄re not freezing on the pink hat march! πŸ™‚ Cheers!

      2. milfordstreet Post author

        Routing letters is one of those things for when I have more time. Like if I ever retire, for real. I agree that those imperfections give items a homemade touch. It was rather warm today (13C) for the march and as a result the crowd swelled from 70,000 people to double that. And they had initially only planned for 25,000. It was a bit chaotic but good fun.

      3. Miss Gentileschi

        It’s good to have something to look forward to, especially on the creative side πŸ˜„
        So glad you had warm weather for the march and that so many people participated! πŸ˜ƒ Cheers!

      1. milfordstreet Post author

        Is should be interesting. I am accompanying my wife to a woman’s march in Boston. It is to give a message to the new President about values that are important to people.

      2. milfordstreet Post author

        The best hope is that they use this energy to organize and vote in a new president in four years. There is not much we can do right now about many of the orders that he is signing. And a big part of our country supports them. It is not a great situation.

  2. Kamih786

    hey guys do you know of any websites or any organisations that pay you a LOT of money for manuscripts if you were wishing to write a book?


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