Shawn Fitzwater’s new mural in Homewood. Photo via Fitz Hand Painted Signs on Facebook
You may remember Shawn Fitzwater from when
he restored one of Homewood’s Ghost Signs. Now, he has a new mission—helping healthcare workers fighting on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Shawn has teamed up with Vulcan Apparel Company and Battle Republic to raise money for BHMcares—by selling custom, timely t-shirts.
Buy the t-shirt here—100% of the proceeds go to BHMcares. Continue reading “Buy this T-Shirt, designed by Fitz Hand Painted Signs, and help support BHMcares”
Shawn Fitzwater on the scaffolding on the side of the Trilogy Leather Building. Photo via Nathan Watson for BhamNow
As a Birmingham history nerd, I love seeing the business signs painted on the sides of old buildings. However, these signs fade over time. That’s where Shawn Fitzwater, Birmingham’s ghost sign painter, comes in.
Continue reading “Meet Shawn Fitzwater, the artist restoring Homewood’s “ghost sign””