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Galaxyland amusement park, powered by Hasbro, is a vibrant and exciting destination within West Edmonton Mall, North America’s largest shopping mall. With its reimagined attractions and playful approach to design, Galaxyland offers visitors an immersive experience that brings beloved board games to life. Recently, Arttec Signs had the privilege of partnering to help realize this magical experience through creative signage solutions.

The Challenge:

Bringing the excitement of classic Hasbro board games to life in a real-world environment presented several challenges. The goal was to create an immersive and playful atmosphere that resonated with visitors of all-ages, while staying true to the essence of each game.

Arttec’s Creative Solutions:

1. Hungry Hippos:

  • Arttec Signs contributed by printing and installing custom signage that set the tone for the Hungry Hippos ride.
  • Custom murals, printed on Dibond and digitally cut, adorned the ride’s entrance, operator’s desk, and surrounding columns.
  • Vinyl-printed grass and oversized leaves and flowers enhanced the immersive environment, transforming the space into a playful haven reminiscent of the game.

View the project HERE

2. Sorry:

  • Arttec Signs transformed the Sorry! attraction from top to bottom with vibrant wall murals inspired by the game board.
  • Iconic game pieces were prominently featured, while double-sided decals on rail panels and ceiling decals added to the immersive experience.

View the project HERE

3. My Little Pony Mural Magic:

  • Despite not being a board game, My Little Pony was brought to life through a massive 50′ x 40′ mural installed by Arttec Signs.
  • The mural seamlessly integrated with the ride’s colorful backdrop, creating a magical atmosphere for visitors.

View the project HERE

4. GI Joe:

  • Arttec Signs collaborated on the creation of stunning murals for the new GI Joe attraction.
  • Pre-printed aluminum composite panels, meticulously installed, covered two walls and an operator’s desk, forming a GI Joe puzzle.
  • Utilizing 3D pop-outs, characters were raised off the surface to add depth and dimension, enhancing the immersive experience.

View the project HERE

An Unforgettable Experience

Through innovative signage solutions and attention to detail, Arttec Signs played a pivotal role in bringing the magic of classic Hasbro games to life at Galaxyland. The immersive environments, vibrant murals, and playful installations contributed to an unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages. Arttec Signs is proud to continue create memorable experiences through custom signage solutions for Hasbro Games.

If you have a vision you’d like to bring to life through creative signage, Arttec Signs is here to help. Contact us today for a free quote and let’s turn your ideas into reality.

Transforming Spaces, Uplifting Spirits

As part of the ongoing renovation efforts at the Stollery Children’s Hospital, the 1D1 Pediatric Ambulatory Clinic received a vibrant makeover with the help of Arttec Signs. The installation of colorful printed frosting on windows and sign panels, designed by the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation team, has brought a new sense of brightness and cheer to the entrance area.

The collaboration between Arttec Signs and the hospital foundation team was a resounding success, resulting in a visually stunning transformation that uplifts both spirits and spaces. At Arttec Signs, we’re always thrilled to partner with clients on meaningful projects like this, contributing to great causes and making a positive impact in our communities.

In the fast-evolving landscape of visual communication, window signage stands as a beacon of innovation. As we step into 2024, we here art Arttec Signs are noticing that businesses starting to embrace the pivotal role played by window graphics in shaping their brand’s identity and enhancing the local visibility of their business. Let’s dive into the upcoming trends that are set to redefine the window signage experience.

Materials Revolution

Advanced Materials: Beyond the Basics

At Arttec, we love experimenting and working on creative projects. The future of window graphics is intricately tied to the materials we use. Advanced polymers, nano-coatings, and other cutting-edge materials are taking center stage. These materials not only elevate the aesthetics of window signage but also contribute to increased durability and environmental sustainability. Embracing these materials ensures that your business doesn’t just communicate visually but also makes a statement about responsible practices.

Sustainable Choices for Modern Businesses

In an era where eco-consciousness is paramount, businesses are opting for sustainable materials in their window graphics. From recyclable polymers to energy-efficient coatings, these choices not only align with the brand’s values but also resonate with environmentally conscious consumers. We explore the impact of such choices on both design possibilities and consumer perception.

Impact of Material Innovation on Aesthetics and Durability

The marriage of innovation and aesthetics is a defining characteristic of 2024’s window graphics. We uncover how these advanced materials open new doors for designers, allowing them to create intricate patterns and textures that were once deemed impossible. Simultaneously, the durability factor ensures that the visual appeal is sustained over time, making it a worthwhile investment for businesses looking for a long-lasting visual impact.

The Problem with Winter: Difficulties in Installing Window Graphics

While the allure of window graphics remains undeniable, the winter season, especially here in western Canada, introduces a set of challenges for businesses aiming to enhance their visual presence. Low temperatures, frosty surfaces, and unpredictable weather conditions can throw hurdles in our installation process of window graphics.

Advancements in Cold-Weather Installation Products

In the quest to overcome winter installation challenges, the industry has witnessed remarkable advancements in materials and products designed specifically for cold weather. Our vendors have developed innovative product solutions that address issues like adhesion difficulties, material brittleness, and the overall impact of sub-zero temperatures on the installation process.

Offering Solutions: Installing Window Graphics in Extreme Conditions

As leaders in this industry, the team at Arttec recognizes the importance of providing solutions that go beyond the standard installation parameters. Our commitment to excellence extends to all seasons, including winter. We proudly offer products engineered to withstand temperatures as low as -15 degrees Celsius, ensuring that your window graphics not only survive but thrive in even the harshest winter conditions. Contact us today to find out if these can work for your business.

 

Local Visibility and Brand Presence

Harnessing the Power of Localized Marketing

In an era where personalization is key, localized marketing through window graphics provides a direct connection with the community. We discuss strategies to harness the power of localized messaging, making businesses more relatable and relevant to their immediate surroundings.

Strengthening Brand Identity through Window Signage

Window signage is not just a visual display; it’s a powerful tool for brand storytelling. We explore how businesses can use their window graphics to reinforce brand identity, narrating a compelling story that resonates with their target audience.

Real-Life Success Stories of Businesses Amplified by Window Graphics

To illustrate the real impact of window graphics, we showcase success stories of businesses that have strategically leveraged this medium. From small local shops to international brands, these examples serve as inspiration for businesses contemplating the integration of window signage into their marketing arsenal.

 

2024 is quickly approaching! The window to the future is adorned with innovative materials, tech-powered designs, interactive elements, and a keen focus on local visibility and brand presence. At Arttec Signs we believe that window graphics are not just a visual tool; they are a dynamic and integral part of the evolving narrative of businesses seeking to leave an indelible mark on their audience.

 

Contact us today to start a discussion on how we can help you use these tools to increase your business success in the new year.

The latest addition to West Edmonton Mall’s Galaxyland, North America’s largest indoor amusement park, is the brand new GI Joe attraction, and Arttec Signs is thrilled to be a part of this exciting project. As a leading provider of custom signs and murals, Arttec Signs has brought its expertise to the creation of some amazing murals with 3D pop-outs that will transport visitors straight into the world of GI Joe.

The new GI Joe attraction at Galaxyland is the perfect example of how art and technology can come together to create an immersive and exciting experience. Arttec Signs has worked closely with West Edmonton Mall to create stunning murals that not only look great but also bring the GI Joe world to life. From the moment visitors step into the attraction, they’ll be surrounded by bold colors, intricate details, and high-tech designs that are synonymous with the GI Joe brand.

Two walls, totaling almost 43 feet in length by 11 feet high, and an Operator’s desk are covered in pre-printed aluminum composite panels, perfectly matched and installed by our team like a giant GI Joe Puzzle.

One of the most impressive aspects of Arttec Signs’ work on the GI Joe attraction is the use of 3D pop-outs. These pop-outs are the characters, that have been raised off the surface of the wall to create a sense of depth and dimensionality. This not only makes the mural look more impressive but also allows visitors the opportunity to experience something that is not only visually stunning but also engaging and fun for all ages.

Overall, the new GI Joe attraction at Galaxyland is sure to be a hit with fans of the brand and anyone looking for an immersive and exciting experience. If you’re looking to create a similar experience, let us bring your vision to life – contact us today!

Bright and welcoming new Elevator Wraps at the General Hospital in Edmonton. Vinyl Decals, digitally printed in full colour, hospital grade laminate applied and installed to the face of elevator doors. Thank you @Covenant Health Foundation for choosing @Arttec Signs as your preferred signage provider!

Full Vehicle Wrap in Edmonton

Check out this rugged GMC truck from T’NT WorknRescue in Edmonton. We completed this full truck wrap in our vehicle bay here at Arttec.

We love the bold design and look forward to more vehicles from T’NT WorknRescue. It sure is a showstopper even from the sky!

Awesome Exposure

If you are thinking about a full vehicle wrap, rest assured, it’s a great way to keep things exciting, showcase your brand and do a bit of advertising at the same time. By simply driving around town, a vehicle wrap can create 10,000-60,000 impressions in a single day. Now that is an investment that will prove to be worth it over the years.