Interferry Conference Stage Backdrop – Santander, Spain 2021 The backdrop was the largest yet at 8 feet high by 36 feet wide. As usual the primary messaging is up high so that it is prominent in photographs. Brittany Ferries was the host sponsor and all the ferries are in their current fleet. The backdrop was [...]
Shawnigan Residents Association billboard 10'x24' and 10'x20' The Shawnigan Residents Association is currently fighting the location and operation of a toxic soil remediation site above the lake. After exploring some options for the design, including depicting tainted water, I suggested going with the idea of using clear water in a drinking glass which might appear [...]
European Shipping Week banners Designed for Interferry, this set of banners communicated various aspects the ferry industry, especially the services the industry provides in contrast to the government support it receives. The banners were designed to work as a set or individually. They were first used at the European Shipping Week conference.
Interferry Stage Backdrops 10' x 30' These are a few of the stage backdrops designed for the Interferry Conference. I use graphic elements, colors and images from the year's marketing materials. It's important to have the text high enough so that it appears clearly as a background feature in photographs.
Rumble at the Rink 10' x 24' There's a lot going on here, but this sign looked great in the air. I used the supplied photo and played off of it to create the strong diagonal element which defines the sign. I made the sponsor logos larger than I typically do in order to emulate [...]
Riverbend Resort sign 10' x 22' This piece is actually more of a "sign" than a billboard, since it's on the client's property at ground level, but the concept is the same. Their existing sign was quite dated and in a dark spot. The resort had a dragonfly as part of their logo, so I [...]
Fast Time Grand Prix billboard 10' x 24' This one was fun to work on. The big, bold text was readable from a long way off and combined with the strong image and bright colors the message was very clear. Concept, design, Photoshop (extended the track quite a bit, moved the second place car back, [...]
Winterfest & Craft Fair billboard 10' x 24' The Winterfest & Craft Fair in Parksville, BC needed a billboard to support their event. Their existing marketing materials used a signature Celtic snowflake, so I decided to emphasize that by texture mapping the snowflake onto a huge, single 3D ornament that dominates the design. The ornament [...]