About All-Craft Wellman


A handcrafted plaque, with its polished raised letters against a dark background, really adds life to any dedication or awards ceremony. At All-Craft Wellman, we are proud to produce plaques of such distinction, and it shows in our high quality, personalized service, and attention to detail. We work closely with you, each step of the way, to assure that you receive the plaque which you desire within promised delivery schedules.

William Wellman started the Wellman Products Company

William Wellman started the Wellman Products Company to furnish high quality supplies to the pattern and foundry industry. One of those products was white metal pattern letters, used to identify foundry castings. Utilizing a special casting process, the company manufactured letters that became recognized as some of the finest white metal letters in the United States.

Samuel Wellman began manufacturing high quality cast bronze and aluminum plaques.

William’s son, Samuel Wellman, used the company’s pattern letter expertise and his own experience at a former bronze plaque company, to begin manufacturing high quality bronze and aluminum tablets. With a background in writing and professional experience in design, Sam created well-designed plaques that were both aesthetically pleasing and which clearly expressed the thoughts of his customers

Sam Wellman renamed the company

Sam renamed the company All-Craft Wellman, Products, Inc., and moved it to a new manufacturing facility in Willoughby, Ohio. By the 1990s, under the guidance of his son, Gil , the company added computer engraved plaques, plastic and metal architectural letters, and medical x-ray markers, to it’s product line.

All-Craft Wellman continues innovation

We have recently added Precision Machined, ImageCast, Photoetched, and Alumicolor plaques to our product offerings. We have also added environmentally friendly Lead-Free Embedded X-ray Markers and Lead-Free Pattern Letters and Logos in our small casting division.