In June, Cynthia took a week long trip to Paris and then posted daily details on her blog including lots of wonderful photos. One of the things she commented on was the signs she saw around Paris. They are very beautiful and little works of art themselves. (I hope you don't mind that I linked to your site Cynthia)
I've long been fascinated with cursive writing, always wishing my handwriting was better but never really knowing how to do it or even spend the time practicing. And co-incidentally, I just came across a post about those little signs - here's an article I thought you might like to read.