Stick With It
StickerYou shows off the history of stickers.
Big Picture, in partnership with ISA and sponsored by Fujifilm, HP, and Roland, is excited to announce the 2020 Best of Wide Format Awards. These winning projects are the most creative, innovative, and inspiring in our field and truly showcase how print service providers push the boundaries of wide-format digital print.
History of Stickers Museum and Stickers Repeeled Art Exhibition
Print Shop: StickerYou Inc
Tools and Supplies: Epson SureColor S80600 printer, Treck Hall Wide Format Main Street Wall matte removable vinyl
Despite the many digital ways in which we communicate in modern society, stickers have continued to flourish as a means to show off your personality and point of view. You’ll find stickers blaring messages on laptops, water bottles, car bumpers, product packaging, and walls. StickerYou, an e-commerce business offering custom-printed, die-cut stickers, recently launched their first brick-and-mortar location, StickerYou: The Store. Inside the custom experience center located in Toronto, the company created a History of Stickers Museum and a permanent sticker art exhibit dubbed Stickers: RePeeled.
The team from StickerYou printed and installed decals of varying designs and sizes to provide a background for wide-format museum graphics that illustrate the history of adhesive stickers, which originated in the 1700s. For the art exhibit portion of the project, they printed wall decals that appeared as a viewer would find them if they were walking down a city street.
The two separate displays were installed on opposite sides of a single room at StickerYou: The Store to offer an immersive and creative experience for customers to learn about the products and history.