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Scenic Construction

  Scenic Construction Smash Design recently had the privilege to take on a massive scenic construction project for Gabriel Iglesias's Netflix Comedy special. The scope of the project consisted of us custom fabricating and installing ALL the scenic elements in 4 weeks. The range of different scenic elements that each required different methods of fabrication was [...]

Coca Cola Brand Experience

Coca-Cola commisioned us to build a brand experience at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. The build was composed of two installations. We built a meet and greet booth for the professional cowboys to sign autographs. Coke also had us build an enormous 14-foot horseshoe that had a floating acrylic sign inside of it. The Horseshoe was an [...]

Tips on how to make a statement for your brand with public art…

  Everyone wants their business to be known, right? You want it to be out there for everyone to see and talk about.  Okay, obviously I’m not referring to your personal business.  I’m referring to your company, your team and especially your brand.  Businesses can make huge statements for themselves when they have something that […]

guerrilla marketing art

Guerrilla Marketing art how to create something big... Wanna get noticed, then try guerrilla marketing art... An insurance company in Milan, Italy decided to go big and create a something truly remarkable. Imagine walking down the streets of New York and seeing a life-size submarine had busted up through the streets. You couldn't get your [...]

3d props inspire imagination

Kids have a tendency to run and play in the most inconvenient of places, causing unfavorable glimpses and snobby glares from on-lookers. Shopping malls, doctors’ offices, and restaurants all become spaceships, jungles, or underwater adventures for children. The reality is, kids are told, “Don’t touch this,” or “Stay away from that” in efforts to conform […]

3d printing and medicine

At any given point in time, there are plenty of three-dimensional prints manufactured at Smash Design. As previous blog posts mention, Smash can design anything and everything, whether 2D or 3D. For that reason, we found the following story quite interesting: Recently, a grad student made headlines with his version of a typical, everyday arm cast. Jake Evill, designed a […]

childrens ministry design

Throughout the many years, the traditional children’s ministry has evolved in teaching method and design. One Smash Design worker remembers her time in church as a young child, just 17 years ago, “My parents use to have to drag me to church. My friends and I would rather run wild in the hallways than sit […]

3d sculptures and letters debut

Smash Design creates cool things. Yes. But we aren’t the only ones! In this blog we would like to give Houston artist David Adickes a high five for his work, done mostly of concrete and steel: Houston is a city known for its carefree traffic, friendly drivers, crystal clear beaches, and white sands. Ok… maybe […]

3d signs and displays in business what do they say

In the small town of Alvin, Texas, there is a small crepes café in a strip center that does not attract much attention. However, when this breakfast and brunch café, Ooh La La Crepes, got it’s logo made into a large 3D sign for the front of the building, it definitely was noticed by drivers who passed […]

Foam Moldings

EIFS and EPS Foam Molding   Is your company or home in need of luxurious and beautiful trims, columns, brick, or stone moldings? Consider the use of EIFS or EPS foam moldings for your needs. Exterior insulation and finishing system (EIFS) is commonly used on the exterior walls of a building. It provides waterproof surfaces […]

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