Illustration for article titled Feast Your Eyes On How Gorgeous Vintage Race Car Lettering Is Drawn

If there’s one thing that makes many vintage race cars stand out, it’s the attention to detail. Ever wondered how some of the beautiful hand-painted lettering is made? Wonder no longer. Here’s a few close-up shots of some work being done on a vintage racer.

Everything requires a combination of steady hands and smooth strokes. Much of it is outlined beforehand as a guide, and then the sign painter gets to work.


Who needs a vinyl cutter? Not this guy.

[H/T Kevin McCauley]

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