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Ready To Order A Name On Wood? [7 Things To Consider]

If you are considering ordering a custom sign, there are a few things you need to take into account.

Wood is a beautiful and unique material that can be personalized in many different ways.

However, there are some things you need to think about before placing your order.

In this blog post, we will discuss the seven most important things to consider when ordering a custom wooden sign!

Introducing custom wooden wall signs - perfect for adding a personal touch to your home!

We have created all times of home decor for our clients, like this custom ampersand.

If you are looking for something unique and special, a name sign may be the perfect choice for you.

Collage and Wood specializes in creating beautiful connected letters that are made to order.

We can create any design you have in mind, or work with you to come up with the perfect design for your space.

Examples of names and letters we crafted into beautiful signs

Our clients have ranged from individual buyers to design experts planning for events.

We frequently get requests for name signs, as they make for a great gift or addition to any home.

Here are more examples:

Giant LOVE letters we cut into a sign for a Virginia jewelry store to display in their window.Better Together wall lettering - a sign to help you create a welcoming and loving environment through words on your wall.Whether you're shopping for a name sign, home decor, or a business sign, we can create what you need at

How to choose the right font and design for your signs

We specialize in script custom fonts for any wooden word. But we are able to cut custom fonts for your needs.

The size of the sign will depend on the number of letters in the name and the overall design.

We recommend measuring the space where you plan to hang the sign so that we can create a custom design that fits perfectly.

We can create any design you have in mind or work with you to come up with the perfect design for your space, utilizing your dimensions.

How to order your own customized sign

This custom letter J was a result of a collaboration with ModernTexasFarmhouse on Instagram.

We have several fonts to choose from, and you can visit to choose your perfect lettering.

We can create words and phrases that are common or unique to your family and business.

We can paint the letters in any color you like, or leave them natural or stained for a more rustic look.

To order your own custom sign, simply

  • select the style of lettering you would like (script vs. individual letters),

  • your capitalization preferences (all lowercase letters or all capitalized),

  • the number of letters in the name,

  • choose a font and color,

  • and enter your shipping information.

We will take care of the rest!

We are proud of the trust we've built with clients!

Knowing our clients love their name sign or home decor means everything to us! We know you can shop anywhere and we appreciate that you choose to shop with us.

Here's what our customers have to say:

"Crystal was so great to work with! She was quick to answer any questions I had and gave me options to choose from. The wooden name sign came in even better than I expected! I can't wait to add it to our nursery. Quick shipping, too!" - Alyssa

"Great job. Loved everything I have ordered. Great customer service too. Would highly recommend." - Debra W.

"Exactly as described - love it." - Bre

"We absolutely LOVE our letters and we had an incredible experience with VERY fast and great service!" Mike, Jewelry Store Owner

The unique appeal of custom wooden signs, perfect for giving your home or business a personal touch.

You can choose a name sign for your children that is one piece, lowercase letters, uppercase letters or a combination of all of the above!

The words we surround ourselves with have a powerful effect on our mood and energy levels.

Inspiring words can help to set the tone of your home or office, and bring your walls to life with wooden letters.

When choosing the right words for your space, consider what type of energy you want to cultivate.

Do you want a space that is calm and serene?

Or do you want a space that is lively and vibrant?

The words you choose will have a direct impact on the feel of your space.

Create a cohesive look in your home with custom wooden wall signs

Contact us for custom wall lettering or your custom wooden name. Contact us, underlined in red!

You want to choose a design that will compliment your existing decor and create a cohesive look.

If you are looking for a unique and special way to personalize your home, a custom sign may be the perfect choice for you.

Remember, we specialize in creating beautiful custom signs that are made to order.

We can create any design you have in mind, or work with you to come up with the perfect design for your space.

Frequently Asked Questions about wooden letters and signs

We are so proud to partner with churches to create custom wall letters. We ship across the US.

How do I make my own wooden name signs?

Making your own wooden name signs is a fun and easy project that can be completed in just a few hours.

All you need is a piece of wood, a saw, and some paint.

Want to make your wooden sign? You can do it! Woman with a jigsaw cutting wood.


When we did this process manually, we used to mirror the image of the graphic or letters we wanted to use. That way we could cut out the letter from the back side with a jigsaw and it kept the smoother finish on the front side.

How do you decorate a name sign?

Clients have painted our letters a variety of colors before hanging to display.


Once you are happy with the shape of the wood, it's time to paint.

You can either paint the whole thing one color or get creative with patterns and designs.

See more ideas on how creative wooden letter decorating!

What paint should I use on wooden letters?

There are a few things to consider when deciding what paint to use on wooden letters.

One is the type of finish you want. If you want a matte finish, chalk spray paint is my go-to option. It goes on smoothly and provides good coverage.

I love chalk spray paint because it's very forgiving. You don't have to prime the wood before you use it.

Is mounting tape the same as double-sided tape?

Make sure to secure your name sign with a strong tape or hanging hardware.

Mounting tape is a type of double-sided tape that is used to attach objects to surfaces.

It is made from a strong adhesive that can hold onto both smooth and rough surfaces.

What is the strongest holding double-sided tape?

When it comes to strong tape, most people think gorilla tape!


When it comes to choosing the strongest tape, there are a lot of variables to consider - material, width, thickness, adhesive quality, etc.

But when it comes to hanging hardware tape specifically, this video provides a pretty good overview of the strength capabilities of each kind of tape.

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