Carnival Carousel display in Calgary with 54blue

54blue got to work on the design for the new location, creating a full model of the store and all the proposed design elements in 3D. One of the features that needed to be incorporated was a structural pole that ran vertically through the centre of the front section of the store.

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Last Impression: How to design head-turning vehicle wraps

When a hard core Pink Floyd fan approached Quebec-based graphic design, signage, and large-format printing company Lettrage T2 Design with a project for her recreational vehicle, the signmakers welcomed the assignment as a unique challenge.

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Looking for CNC routers: tips and tricks

The decision to purchase a computer numerical control (CNC) router can be extremely difficult for some small to medium-sized businesses. On one end, this high-tech equipment offers a sign shop the ability to broaden its capabilities by reducing the time it takes to complete projects, and adapting to future production needs. On the other, companies have to weigh a number of factors when calculating the return on investment (ROI) to ensure it justifies the purchase.

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Technologies and trends in the print market

By Steve Urmano

In this article, the author examines some of the important trends and opportunities in the wide-format printing market, the different media types, their benefits, how they are used as well as key factors businesses should consider while investigating any new investment opportunities.

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Creating a custom look with canvas

In 2017, Hunter Boots opened its first flagship location in North America at Toronto’s Yorkdale Shopping Centre. The company recruited Govan Brown and The Look Company to bring its drawings to life.

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Achieving cost-effective colour

Achieving good colour and a spot colour’s reliability and consistency is easier than many people think. That said, there are various practical measures one can take that will affect the bottom line directly.

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