In 1990, Mike Bethune, an experienced, talented artist and sign maker himself, who after working for other sign companies, decided to open his own sign business, Bethune Signs, Inc. (f/k/a Bethune Signs & Woodcarving, Inc.) and has been designing, manufacturing, and installing superior quality and specially designed sandblasted and hand carved signage.

The owner/sole proprietor, Mike Bethune, has extensive knowledge, training and experience in the signage field. Mike began working in the field of sandblasting of tombstones/monuments by helping his father in the family business at the young age of 15. His love for art and carving eventually persuaded him to begin working in the sign industry where he could use his artistic talents in his every day work! Mike has been doing this type of work for 30+ years throughout the Tampa Bay area. Mike is talented and creative in all mediums of art and puts his talents to work in the designing, creating and manufacturing of his sandblasted and hand carved signs.

Our sign business is proud to be recognized in one of the sign industries top selling magazines, “Signs of the Times” in the March 2009 Issue, their article titled “The Shop Next Door”. They have written a story about Bethune Signs and also displays several of our signs.

Our signage has also been recognized on websites of companies such as "Coastal Enterprises" by demonstrating their materials - the HDU product being used by Bethune Signs.  Several of our signs are displayed on their website at:

and our Tampa Lowry Park Zoo sign is displayed on their website at:


We have also been recognized by “Dremel” Tool Company for using their tools in some of our hand carved work, which is displayed on their website at



Bethune Signs, Inc.

(813) 477-1878