Paultons Theme Park

Paultons Park, famous home of Peppa Pig World, is a family theme park located in the New Forest, Hampshire. The grain has been pleased to produce interesting signage for Paultons excellent new attractions.

Work to date has involved new signage for the fabulous Double Decker carousel, along with additional signs throughout the park.

Themed Entrance Signage

Velociraptor

The Brief: To create a high impact entrance to Paulton’s park new theme park ride the “Velociraptor”. A 3d 1/1 scale velociraptor head to be made for the entrance of the new attraction which needs to be light weight as is elevated. Made form CNC cut HDU foam and hand carved detailing to give an authentic and eye catching sign.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU foam, and hand carved detailing
Material
HDU and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
Themed Entrance Signage

Flight Of the Pterosaur

The Brief: To Create an overhead entrance sign for the theme park ride “Flight of the Pterosaur” at Paulton’s Park. As this is an overhead sign this has to relatively light and strong as it is elevated. Structure was based off of Di-bond sheet, HDU and fiberglass Color coordinated with the rest of the signage in this area of the park.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU foam, Fiberglass wings and hand carved detailing
Material
HDU, Fiberglass and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
Themed Entrance Signage

The Dinosaur Tour Co.

The Brief: To Create 3d theme park entrance signage for the new Paulton’s Park ride “The Dinosaur Tour Co.” These are two identical signs for the entrance gate for the Dinosaur tour, which have been CNC 3d carved.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU foam, CNC carved detailing
Material
HDU, and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
Themed Entrance Signage

Boulder Dash

The Brief: To Create an overhead entrance sign for the theme park ride “Boulder Dash” at Paulton’s Park. As this is an overhead sign this has to relatively light and strong as it is elevated. Color coordinated with the rest of the signage in this area of the park.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU foam, and hand carved detailing
Material
HDU and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
THEMED ENTRANCE SIGNAGE

ALIVE! - Dinosaur Encounter

The Brief: 3D sign forĀ  the “ALIVE!- Dinosaur Encounter” experience for Lost Kingdom at Paulton’s Park. This is a wall mounted sign and able to be mounted from the rear.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU foam, and hand carved detailing on the letters, Mounted on to semi sandblasted Douglas Fir, with a full colour finish.
Material
HDU and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
Themed Entrance Signage

Temple Heights

The Brief: To create the entrance signage for “Temple Heights” at Paulton’s Park. Sign is to be elevated and also with 3d construction mounted on rope bound “Wibbly Wobbly” posts.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU foam, and hand carved detailing. Mounted on to sandblasted Douglas Fir
Material
HDU and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
Themed Entrance Signage

Lost Kingdom

The Brief: Create a high impact 3m entrance sign for Paulton’s park new Dinosaur themed attraction. The sign needed to be light weight as is at an elevated height so Full 3d modeled HDU has been used with marine ply backing.

Process
3D modelled and CNC milled HDU with marine ply backing with air brushed paint scheme
Material
HDU and marine Plywood
Finish
Air brushed paint full colour
Themed Entrance Signage

Victorian Carousel

The Brief: Create a 3D Victorian sign to mark the entrance of the fantastic new Carousel ride, size 1.8 meters.

Process
3D modelled and milled graphic elements in HDU, mounted onto marine Plywood backboard
Material
HDU and marine Plywood
Finish
Gold Fleck Acrylic paint.
Themed Entrance Signage

Watermill

The Brief: Create an organic traditional hand painted Cedar sign with raised text.

Process
2D milled graphics, carved into Cedar with raised areas painted to colour
Material
Western Red Cedar and HDU letters
Finish
To Osmo 420 Satin Oil and latex paints
Themed Entrance Signage

Tortoise Hut

The Brief: Sandblasted wooden sign for the Tortoise Hut, with an aged wood appeal.

Process
2D milled graphics, carved into Cedar. The Cedar was aged to give a distressed look.
Material
Western Red Cedar and Animals in digital printed Dibond
Finish
Acrylic paint to letters;. Water based painted wood.
Themed Entrance Signage

Cat-O-Pillar

The Brief: A high impact sign for the Cat-o-pillar ride at Paulton’s park. Using digital printed Dibond with 3d milled lettering and detail

Process
Digital printed dibond, with HDU milled lettering mounted onto a marine ply backing plate
Material
Dibond, Gaboon marine plywood
Finish
Acrylic based paint
Themed Entrance Signage

Expedition Express

The Brief: Clear and concise signage for the enterance for the Expedition Express ride at Paulton’s park using CNC milled HDU

Process
CNC milled HDU for a highly detailed structure
Material
CNC milled HDU
Finish
Air brushed paint colour scheme to resemble a metalic finish
Themed Entrance Signage

Tortoise Hut

The Brief: Sandblasted wooden sign for the Tortoise Hut, with an aged wood appeal.

Process
2D milled graphics, carved into Cedar. The Cedar was aged to give a distressed look.
Material
Western Red Cedar and Animals in digital printed Dibond
Finish
Acrylic paint to letters;. Water based painted wood.

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