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About us

BlackW Sign Shop was opened in August 2020, Based in Fordoun, Laurencekirk we serve Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen, Angus and surrounding areas for Custom Signs and Clothing, Event and Exhibition Graphics. Back to doing what I love, designing, making, installing, van and vehicle graphics and signs, the whole creative process from start to finish. Innovating and making cool stuff! .

Rory Blackwood is a time served sign maker, learning the trade and spending a decade with engraving, vinyl graphics, cut-outs and lightboxes in Aberdeen, before moving to Dundee for Custom Sign work. Then in 2000 began to specialise is design, dye sublimation and direct to textile printing. Setting up studios and print departments, moving into production then management and going onto specialise in large format textile printing in Events and Exhibitions for over 20 years. Taking in Kirriemuir, Doha (Qatar), Ongar, (Essex), Colchester and Brackley before moving back to Scotland and beautiful Aberdeenshire to begin a new chapter.

Supplied graphics for:

UEFA Champions League Semi Finals, Super Cups and Champions League Final 

V Festival, Glastonbury and many band backdrops.

London 2012 bid graphics in Scotland,

London 2012 graphics in London.

The Blue Order (Glasgow Rangers) (and many other clubs and supporters groups).

Rugby International Games, The Six Nations.

FA International Games.

FA Cup, Carling Cup Final and FA League Play-offs graphics over many years. As well as many events and exhibitions up and down the country. We have a wide range of experience in graphics and are happy to help and advise on the best product for you. 

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