El wire sign. Thanks for the kind words. When bending and placing the wire it doesnt like to stay bent or stay in. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. And thanks even more for the inspiration.
Neon signs give an awesome glow but actually making one would be a tricky advanced diy project. We recommend watching this video and following it step by step to light up your own sign. First off we followed this extremely handy video tutorial on how to wire something using el wire. If youd rather make your own on the cheap you can use el wire some simple plastic tubing and a heat gun.
This video is a little diy guide on how to achieve a neon sign using el wire on a canvas design. Its low voltage easy to bend and its driven by inexpensive inverters that can do tricks like flashing or. I think 5mm would have made the lettering a little too difficult. My sign is using 23mm el wire.
Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade vintage and one of a kind products and gifts related to your search. The lettering is one continuous piece of el wire thats laced thru holes in the coroplast backing. So i begged la based wedding designer tabitha of winston main to see if she could take this awesome el wire stuff and turn it into something befitting an apw wedding and the result is way cooler than i ever pictured it. Neon signs are cool but they can be fragile and expensive if you need a custom design.
El wire is a thin pliable wire that glows almost exactly like a neon sign but costs a fraction of the real thing as in less than 150 for the big sign. With help from becky stern we had four 3x4 signs completed in a days time.