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Reception Wall Logo, Genesee Career Institute

Genesee Career Institute (GCI) wanted a reception wall logo in their building. They turned to Signs by Crannie, who has worked on other projects for the Genesee Intermediate School District in the past. Because of our full service, in-house capabilities, we were able to design and complete this 3-dimensional, multi-colored reception wall logo and install […]

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Custom Fabricated Sign, Michigan

Signs by Crannie created this custom fabricated sign for Reliance One Staffing in Michigan. The sign uses push-through, back-lit letters custom cut to match the company logo. In addition, two smaller back-lit boxes allow easy changing of panels for the buildings other tenants.

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Sail Boat Graphics

Signs by Crannie has been a long-time supporter of the Boy Scouts of America, so when the Michigan Crossroads Council asked us to create bow sail boat graphics for their Michigan Great Lake’s Sailing Adventure craft, we were happy to help. The Retriever, a 52″ ketch, is used for the BSA’s offshore sail training program […]

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Ornamental Building Signage, Chelsea Michigan

Dana McGrath, owner of La Maison Furniture and Home Decor Gallery, was looking for ornamental building signage to showcase her street-facing location in downtown Chelsea, Michigan. As an interior designer, Dana was looking for a sign that, in her words, “…had to have a sense of style and class…It had to be unique.” SBC produced […]

Custom Monument Sign

The Wagon Wheel American Grill and Bowling on 7888 E. Grand River has been a Portland, Michigan business since 1947. The owners of the Wagon Wheel, Chopper and his wife Jonda, contacted Signs by Crannie in the hopes that we could design and build a custom monument sign that would encompass all that the Wagon […]

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Custom Sign, Chelsea, MI

Carolyn McNagny, the owner of Bumble’s Dry Goods was in the market for a custom sign that captured the spirit of her shop, and would complement the feel of Downtown Chelsea, MI. She had reached out to a number of sign companies, yet had not received the customer service she sought or deserved. Perhaps the […]

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Elementary School Custom Sign

This is a custom sign project Dan Crannie and his staff hand-painted in 2004 in the gym at the West Shore Elementary School in the Lake Fenton School district. West Shore Elementary is the home of the “Shipmates,” and where his daughters Kayla and Danielle went to school. The puzzle is meant to remind the children […]

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Powers High School Donor Wall Sign

Powers high school was looking for a unique way to memorialize the donors to the new campus. They worked with SBC to come up with this unique wall plaque that uses a mosaic design around a cross. Donor’s names will be added to each tile in the mosaic until it is filled. The inscription on […]

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Vinyl Window Graphics, Mega Classic Diner

How do you put custom vinyl window graphics on a door so you don’t see the sticky back side? Signs by Crannie solved this problem by creating a mirror image graphic for Mega Classic Diner. the graphic looks great from either side.

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Charles Nash Statue, Bishop International Airport

Sculptor Joe Rundell unveils his latest statue of Charles Nash, one of the automotive pioneers of Flint, Michigan at the Bishop International Airport. Signs by Crannie provided the template for what was to be cast as the 1908 newspaper in Nash’s hand. Pictured with the statue at its unveiling is Dan Crannie(l) and Joe Rundell(r). […]

Interior Signage

Interior Signage – Fernco, Davison, Michigan

The Fernco Joint Sealer Company is the leading manufacturer and distributor of flexible joint couplings worldwide. Fernco asked SBC to design a piece of interior signage that featured not only the Fernco logo, but the flags representing the 6 countries where their products are made. The result is this approximately 12×18″ back-lit panel, which hangs […]

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Custom Wall Graphics, McLaren Hospitality House

The planners of McLaren Hospitality House wanted a unique and distinctive donor recognition wall. SBC collaborated with Wayne Pickvet to create these high resolution digitally-printed custom wall graphics. Raised letters were used for the primary and secondary copy, then 342 reversed, laser-etched, pin-mounted acrylic name panels and an inspirational quote by Maya Angelou were added to complete the project. […]


Walter P. Chrysler Plaque, Bishop Airport

This is the base of the new statue of Walter P. Chrysler, who started out his automotive career with GM in Flint, Michigan. The plaque under his foot was made at Signs By Crannie for sculptor Joe Rundell. He added it to the clay before the statue was bronzed. It was unveiled Monday Sept. 9, […]


Midland Area Community Foundation

The Bolger & Battle Ad agency designed the new logo for the Midland Area Community Foundation. After discussing the our recommendations for materials and installation methods they chose SBC as the company for manufacture and installation.

Atwood Stadium, Flint, Michigan

Signs by Crannie fabricated a new archway to the historic Atwood Stadium in downtown Flint, Michigan to work with their existing main entrance. The photo below shows the signage during fabrication in our factory.


Spring Grove Silo Swing, Flint Michigan

Silo Swing is a six-story kinetic light installation by New York-based artist Chris Jordan. The swing incorporates two concrete silos, and invites visitors to ride a swing connected to reflective, wind-catching materials above that create a moving light display. The project consisted of fabricating a temporary structure to span the two 70′ silos, remove the […]


Birch Run, Michigan Arch

The Village of Birch Run has a large outlet mall on the outskirts of town. As a result of the success of the outlet mall, The Birch Run exit is one of the busiest interchanges on all of Interstate 75 from Michigan to Florida. It even draws visitors from Canada However, the traffic only goes […]


Diplomat Pharmacy, Flint, MI

Diplomat Pharmacy in Flint, MI wanted their logo on a conference room wall. We machine cut a 48″ piece of brushed aluminum in the shape of their logo, and concealed stud mounted it to the conference room wall.


Golf Ball Sign, Ft. Myers, Florida

Located in Ft. Myers, Florida, this client wanted his sign to make an instant visual connection with clients. We designed and fabricated this very distinctive lighted golf ball sign with a fabricated aluminum golf tee pole cover. The results are obvious.


Fiducial Business Services, Salem, Oregon

Signs by Crannie designed and fabricated this custom ornamental metal work for Fiducial’s new buildings with their logo in the middle. Three copies were installed: 2 in Oregon and another in British Columbia, CA.

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