Alameda Theatre Restoration
Arrow was hired to restore the blade sign and marquee for the historic Alameda Theatre in Downtown Alameda. The marquee features open pan channel letters with exposed white neon mounted to a corrugated metal background with exposed clear red neon decorative border.
Link to history of the theatre
El Campanil Theatre - Antioch
Arrow designed a new marquee for the El Campanil Theatre in Antioch. The sign features clear incandescent bulbs within open channel letters. The marquee is a replica of the initial sign featuring white show thru letters on a black background. The original letters had been replaced with a back lit cabinet.
Touraine Hotel - Oakland
Refinishing the existing cabinets and manufacturing new exposed neon, Arrow restored the exposed neon blade signs in Downtown Oakland.
Piedmont Piano Company
Arrow refaced the existing Cal Arts Sign in Uptown Oakland with new exposed neon copy and a high gloss polyurethane finish to replicate the historic blade sign
Garden Theatre - San Jose
Arrow restored the Garden Theatre tower and marquee sign in San Jose. The open pan channel letters have exposed neon and are animated to match the original display. The theatre was opened in 1949 and was converted to retail space in 1989.
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Fisherman's Wharf Sign - San Francisco
Arrow rebuilt the historic Fisherman's Wharf sign and converted the illumination to LED. Care was taken to replicate all of the original details and construction.
Coca- Cola Billboard - San Francisco
Arrow rebuilt the historic Coca-Cola billboard in downtown San Francisco. The board had rusted beyond repair and was replaced with factory finished interlocking panels. The letters were illuminated with scintillating incandescent bulbs and an animated neon background.