Author Archives: Christine Petty

Furniture wrapping brightens and modernises your space

When Caci Clinics went through a recent refurb, some clinics were faced with the decision of whether they should replace perfectly good cabinetry to fit in with the new colour scheme, or whether they should ‘wrap’ them in the vinyl that matched the new look. It was a no-brainer for many of them; cost-wise and […]

Wall Art helps build hope and resilience at Starship Hospital

“Little as we know about the way in which we are affected by form, by colour, and light, we do know this: that they have an actual physical effect. Variety of form and brilliancy of colour in the objects presented to patients are actual means of recovery.” Florence Nightingale Wise words from the founder of […]

Amazing design shows off creative and innovative companies

How’s your office looking? While most of us spend several hours a day in our offices it’s not often that we stop to take notice of how it makes us feel and the impact it can have on company culture. Innovative and creative workplace design makes us feel happier, and some companies are taking this […]

Avery Wallart Vinyl

The finishing touch The new Digital Wall Film portfolio from Avery Dennison gives design flexibility for even the most ambitious indoor applications – with rapid application and reliable print performance. This vinyl is ideal for hospitality areas, retail areas, exhibitions and more. The thick face of the film provides opacity for full coverage of the […]

Plan, set goals & go with a Grafix Wall Planner

‘My home is a circus, and I’m the clown juggling work with kids, social events, appointments, elderly parents, you name it.’ Does that describe you? And what about your own personal goals – how’s that going for you this year? Marie Kondo’d your underwear drawer yet? Yeah, right, I hear you mutter. Lurching from week […]

Words to inspire, encourage and educate at St Kents

Case studyInspire, encourage, teach… the writing’s on the wall art for Saint Kentigern College By June-Ann Russell The projectsSaint Kentigern College, a large private secondary school in Pakuranga, Auckland, commissioned Grafix Wall Art to create wall art for several of its corridors and classroom walls. Although the existing items on the walls contained useful information, […]

No more scary toilets at Howick Primary

Case study Minimum cost, maximum impact – budget wall art creates feel-good vibes at primary schools By June-Ann Russell Grafix Wall Art works closely with many schools across New Zealand every day to deliver cost-effective, great looking graphic solutions that will appeal to students and staff alike. The company’s work with two primary schools – […]

Blessed to have these teaching methods – Carey Baptist College

Case studyHow wall art is helping Carey Baptist College students learn about The Treaty of Waitangi By June-Ann Russell The projectCarey Baptist College in Auckland offers a range of courses in pastoral and youth training. The tertiary institute is committed to providing the very best theological programme to equip its students for a lifetime of […]