[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_single_image image=”142″ border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” img_size=”full”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text el_class=”timeline_title”]Our History[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″ padding_bottom=”30″][vc_column][vc_column_text]Welcome to Alpha Lewis Signs, a family owned business with over 40 years of experience, expertise and passion. We are a Melbourne based signage solution company, however our customers are across Australia. We offer a complete range of signage solutions. Our Team of designers, printers and installers work closely alongside your business to develop solutions tailored to your specific needs. All our team are multi-disciplined, they are our SIGNAGE SUPERHEROES!

quote-startWe love our signs. We love our craft.quote-end

We, here at Alpha Lewis Signs are continually evolving, researching and mastering new processes so that we are always in a position to deliver the most innovative, reliable and highest quality product to our customers. We love our craft and hope we instill our pride and passion into our working relationships with our customers. We congratulate ourselves on our WOW factor, 3 components of our business we are NEVER prepared to compromise on are : product, service and competitive pricing. We must be 100% satisfied with your products before delivering them to you, we value all our customers and never take any business for granted.
I hope you can trust us with your next project and become one of our raving fans.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class=”bean-counter” row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left”][vc_column width=”1/4″ font_color=”#393939″]

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CUPS OF COFFEE

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TINS OF PAINT

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SATISFIED CLIENTS

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YEARS EXPERIENCE

[/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”55″ padding_bottom=”55″][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text el_class=”timeline_title”]Our Timeline[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”timeline_year”]1950’s[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”102″ img_size=”full” el_class=”.timeline_image” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”96″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_column_text el_class=”timeline_desc”]John Lewis began his signwriting journey, ticket writing for Myer & Darrell Lea Chocolates.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_number”]55[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_year”]1960’s[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_desc”]Lewis Signs partnered with Peatling in Preston. Their work consisted of magnificent hand written signs in and around Melbourne.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_number”]69[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”97″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”98″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”99″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_column_text el_class=”timeline_desc1″]Early 1960’s, John learnt the craft of hand written signwriting with various companies, ‘Filmer & Clarke Signs’, McCabe Signs and Carroll & Richardson Signs.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_year”]1970’s[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”100″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_column_text el_class=”timeline_desc1″]‘John Lewis Signs’ John St Glenroy [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_number”]72[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_year”]1980’s[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner row_type=”row” type=”full_width” use_row_as_full_screen_section_slide=”no” text_align=”left” padding_top=”150″][vc_column_inner width=”1/1″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_year”]1990’s[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_1980″]Studio in East St Hadfield. Paul Lewis (current owner) came onboard as apprentice. Handwritten signs/traditional brushwork was still the main way their signage was being produced. However the late 80’s started to see changes in the industry with the introduction of computers and vinyl cut decals.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_desc”]‘Alpha Lewis Signs’ 242 Dryburgh St North Melbourne. The 90’s saw Alpha Lewis formed. Moved to bigger more prominent premises in North Melbourne. There was a change of focus in signage, we moved to provide signage to bigger companies as well as local smaller jobs.
Computers and vinyl cut decals started to overtake traditional handwritten signage. Routers, full coloured digital printers saw a complete change in signwriting and a new world of possibilities for the client.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”109″ border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” img_size=”full”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image border_color=”grey” img_link_target=”_self” image=”108″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” icon_pack=”font_awesome” content_menu_fe_icon=”arrow_back” text_align=”left” padding_top=”30″][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_year”]2000’s[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner row_type=”row” type=”full_width” use_row_as_full_screen_section_slide=”no” text_align=”left” padding_top=”150″][vc_column_inner width=”1/1″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ down=”17″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_year”]2010’s[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”timeline_2000_1″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_number number_2000_1″]12[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_desc desc_2000_1″]3rd generation at Alpha Lewis[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″ el_class=”timeline_2000_2″][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_desc desc_2000_2″]Continual exciting changes with the introduction of new products, techniques and the search for creative edge, for eg: the introduction of LED lettering.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_desc desc_bottom_2000_2″]Exciting times ahead!
We’ve also seen the return of demand for handwritten bespoke signs.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”.timeline_number number_2000_2″]15…[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_separator type=”full_width” position=”center” thickness=”3″ up=”30″ down=”17″][/vc_column][/vc_row]