Tag Archives: Avery-Dennison

March Workshops

There are a few spots remaining for the March workshops I will be teaching for Avery Dennison.  On March 11 I will be teaching an advanced color change workshop at Ikon Wraps in San Antonio.  On March 12 there will more »

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Winter Tips Blog

This just came out on Avery Dennison’s blog – some good tips on how to wrap in the winter http://news.averydennison.com/blog/graphics-solutions/winter-car-wrap-application-best-practices

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2015 Workshop Schedule for North America

Here is my 2015 workshop and certification schedule for Avery Dennison in North America.  To sign up go to: http://graphics.averydennison.com/en/home/resource-center/wrap-training.html Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap: 2-day Basic/Intermediate February 9/10 – Phoenix, AZ at Mutoh Headquarters February 12/13 – Dallas, TX at more »

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New Zealand/Australia Workshop Run Complete

I just got back home to Amsterdam from teaching a great workshop run in Auckland, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and Brisbane for Avery Dennison.   The workshops focused on both full print (1005 EZRS) and paintwraps (SWF).  Thanks to all the participants more »

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New Zealand/Australia Sold Out

I am very happy to announce that the Avery Dennison carwrap workshops I will be teaching starting next week in New Zealand and Australia are sold out.  A special thanks to Peter Wright and everyone at Avery Dennison Australia for more »

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Avery Australia Workshops Going Quick

The sign ups for the Avery Australian car wrap workshops that I will be teaching at the end of September opened today.  Melbourne sold out in 2 hours and the others (Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne) have only a few spots more »

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Sign Up Link for Australian Workshops

Here is the link for the Australian workshops I will be teaching for Avery Dennison in Sept/Oct.  Aukland, Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane. http://carwrapsanz.com/event-registration/ Opens September 1, 2014 Hope to see you there if you’re down under!

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Great Blurb on ArtCars


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Avery Dennison SWF Workshop Commercial

Here’s a video of me talking about the 2014 Avery Dennison SWF hands-on workshop which includes a description of the class, what free tools and film participants get and how to sign up.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrdQFOWpM78&feature=c4-overview&list=UUprmA29VuwXc19V5NX3PbZQ

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Great Article on Workshops

Here is a link to a great article that just came out on workshops for graphic installations including the ones I teach for Avery Dennison in North Amercia.  Thanks to Mark Vruno from My Print Resource for the write up more »

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Congrats to the 2014 Avery Dennison Certified Installers

Here is who passed the 2014 Avery Certification Test for North America – Great job! Carlos Estrada Car Wraps Rich Wilke Signs for Success Chris Komski Signs for Success Jordon Boston Revolution Wraps Trent Marshall Industry Sign & Graphics Thien more »

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Mark Dean Veca – Year of the Snake

I was very happy to be part of Mark Dean Veca’s installation piece for the ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  The artwork is a combination of paint and floor graphics along with a replica of the bar from “The more »

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Big Workshop Run Starting Tomorrow

Tomorrow I head out on a 3 week workshop run.  First off are two 3-day workshops in Canada for Proveer/Avery in Calgary and Toronto.  Next up are two Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap workshops in Atlanta and Chicago.  For these workshops, more »

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Avery Australian Workshops Sold Out

I am very honored to write that the upcoming Avery Dennison car wrapping workshops that I will be teaching have sold out.  I will be teaching at Nissan Motorsport in Melbourne, WatervieW in Sydney and Red Bull Racing in Brisbane more »

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Avery SWF LA #2 – Image One Impact

On Thursday this week in the Los Angles area I taught the second Avery Supreme Wrapping Film workshops at Image One Impact.  A majority of the students had taken the Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap which was super cool to see more »

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Ikon Wraps and Avery

I taught a 3-day workshop this week in San Antonio for Ikon Wraps who purchased the workshop from Avery Dennison.  This workshop was specialized for Ikon Wraps customers and was the first event in their new space.  Thanks to everyone more »

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FESPA London

I am very happy to announce that I will be doing demos and mini-workshops in Avery Dennison’s booth at the FESPA show in London from July 25-29.  I will be wrapping up a Land Rover with several of the new more »

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First Avery SWF workshop a Big Success

The first Avery Supreme Wrapping Film workshop was finished last week and I shall be so bold to deem it a big success. The workshop sold out in about 4 hours when it was announced a month ago. 18 participants more »

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LA Sold Out/Proveer

I was just informed that the Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap workshop in Los Angeles is sold out and that the Seattle workshop has one spot remaining so if you are interested in that workshop I would sign up asap.   I more »

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Private for Pleasant Details

I just got done teaching a 2-day private workshop for Pleasant Details in Daniel Island, SC.  Pleasant Details is well known for their paint protection work and are now transitioning into full color car wraps and paintwraps.  On Day 1 more »

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Chrome Wrap in Brunei

I just finished teaching a private workshop in Brunei for iDesign Concept owned by Abu Mohammad.  As the installers who work for iDesign have a high level of skills, the focus of the workshop was on fine tuning technique and more »

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Calgary Wrapede

I taught a 3-day workshop in Calgary this week for Proveer/Avery-Dennison.  The 3-day workshop/certification test had 20 attendees who went wild wrapping 3 cars using 1005 Easy Apply RS and Supreme Wrapping Film.  This workshop was the 2nd of 3 more »

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Hot Pink

The latest round of the Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap workshops has just been completed.  The sold out workshops were filled with really eager to learn students who had varying levels of previous experience.  Everyone worked with the Avery 1005 Easy more »

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SEMA 2012

I am very happy to announce that I will be doing demos again this year for Avery Dennison at their SEMA booth.  This year, I will be using their Supreme Wrapping Film along with new films – brushed metallic, matte more »

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Workshops 2013

I am very happy to announce that the Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap workshop has been approved for another run in 2013.  There will be 10 scheduled workshops throughout the U.S. and Canada.  The program will stay the same in its more »

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Avery Chrome Vid

Here’s a link to a Youtube vid I made recently for Avery Dennison about their Conform Chrome http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7Nw9ig1Tik&list=UUq6YOKEm3iw-kUev-ndCgaw&index=1&feature=plcp

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ISA 2012 Done and Done

  I got back from the ISA show on Sunday after doing 4 demos a day for Avery Dennison in their booth.  The attendance of the show was really good and the enthusiasm of people watching the demos was great.  more »

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New Chrome Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=64II4YL0riw This video was made while I was doing demos last week at the ISA show in Orlando.  I am applying Avery’s new Conform Chrome which will be available in mid-April 2012 for purchase.  Conform Chrome is for accent pieces more »

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ISA 2012

Its now confirmed that I will be doing demos in Avery’s booth for the 2012 ISA show.  What I will actually be wrapping is being finalized but I look forward to showing some new tricks I’ve picked up recently.  I more »

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The Latest Avery Certified Installers

Congratulations to the following installers as they passed the Avery Certification Test.  All of these installers will now be listed at:  www.carwraps.net and be given an official certificate that will help them get leads and new clients.  Carwraps.net is the more »

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Video from SEMA

Here is a link to a Youtube video from my demos at SEMA.  For this particular demo, I wrapped the hood of the Dodge Challenger in red metallic Avery Supreme Wrapping Film then I put an accent chrome piece on more »

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SEMA 2011

I wrapped up my demos for Avery-Dennison at SEMA in Las Vegas on Friday last week.  For the demos, I wrapped a Dodge Challenger with different colors and finishes of Avery Supreme Wrapping Film along with a concept chrome film.  more »

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Getting Ready for the Next Run

I am getting everything in order for the last round of workshops/sign shows for 2012.  First up, two Avery/Mutoh School of Wrap workshops in Atlanta and Chicago.  Next up will be the Avery Dennison booth at SEMA and then another more »

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Four 2011 School of Wrap Workshops Remaining

There are 4 Avery/Mutoh School of Wrap workshops left for 2011.  The next two in September – Toronto/Atlanta are sold out.  For Atlanta, there is such a high demand that a second class may be added.  This additional workshop will more »

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Today I tested some experimental new chrome film from Avery Dennison.  Normally, chrome film is super stiff and whitens when stretched.  One of these samples of chrome from Avery Dennison was super conformable and didn’t whiten at all.  Really remarkable more »

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LA/Phoenix School of Wrap Completed

                The latest round of the Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap is in the bag.  The first round took place at NuSign in Los Angeles and the second round at Mutoh Headquarters in Phoenix.  more »

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Great ISA Show in the Avery Booth

                I have just arrived in LA after a really successful ISA sign show in Vegas.  Thursday thru Saturday I did 3 demos a day for Avery-Dennison.  I wrapped different sections of a more »

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First Round of School of Wrap Completed

  I just finished the first two Avery-Mutoh School of Wrap workshops and they were a big success. The two hands-on workshop for both Orlando and Dallas were filled with students really eager to learn which always makes it a more »

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Mutoh School of Wrap – Advanced Dec. 12

The advanced class for the December Mutoh School of Wrap workshop was a true pleasure to teach.  All the students had taken the 2-day Basic/Intermediate workshop so we could really build on my Universal Graphic Installation System.  I was truly more »

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Basic/Intermediate Workshop – Phoenix Dec. 9-10

The Basic/Intermediate School of Wrap workshop was a big success.   All the students were very eager to learn which always makes for a great 2-days.  Since we were at Mutoh headquarters, the students got a demonstration of the Mutoh products more »

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Rusty Wallace

Today during the first day of the SGIA show Rusty Wallace came by the Mutoh booth while I was wrapping one of his race cars.  Its always cool to meet a legend and even more so when they turn out more »

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Sweety High

Today I wrapped up a BMW for the CEO of Sweety High (www.sweetyhigh.com) in Los Angeles.  The film used was Avery’s 1005 Supercast and their new 1340 Supercast overlam.  The vehicle was designed by Randy Anderson at Mutoh and it more »

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Love the New Lam

Yesterday I wrapped two scooters.  Normally, wrapping a scooter makes me want to jump out the nearest window or quit wrapping and become a garbage man.  However, times are different.  The film I used was Avery’s 1005 Supercast along with more »

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Another busy U.S. run coming up next week

This Sunday I start a bit of an epic journey.  First, I fly out to LA to wrap my buddy’s car.  He, along with his girlfriend, own an online company called Sweety High.  I will be wrapping his girlfriend’s BMW more »

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Video from the last workshop

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQWuC3-TTwo This is a video of the beginner/intermediate workshop that I just completed for Mutoh.  The workshop was held at Avery-Dennison headquarters in Ohio.  The next workshop will be at Sign Warehouse in Texas from May 10-12.  For sign up more »

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Gettin’ ready for the first workshop of 2010

One week from today I fly out to Painesville, Oh to teach the first of 6 hands-on workshops for Mutoh and Avery-Dennison for 2010.  This first workshop is at Avery-Dennison headquarters which I’m very excited about.  The reason for this more »

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