How To Build A Theme Park Sign – Six Flags

We were commissioned to design and produce the Waterworld Entrance Ride for Six Flags. Here is the design before fabrication:

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworn Ride Sign Design

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign Design

Here is the dimensional graphic position of the sign during production. We built each layer and airbrushed each element to create the 3-D effects:

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworn Ride Sign In Production 1

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign In Production 1

The letters are separate pieces that were produced and finished by hand:

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworn Ride Sign In Production 2

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign In Production 2

The next stage in assembly:

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworn Ride Sign In Production 3

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign In Production 3

We used a variety of materials and sign production technologies to create the effects. As you can see in this photo, the circular backboard had to be shipped in pieces due to the massive size of this sign:

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworn Ride Sign In Production 4

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign In Production 4

Here is the custom sign assembled on the ground before shipping. We had to take the photo from the roof of our facility!

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworn Ride Sign Complete

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign Complete

And here is the sign installed at Six Flags:

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign Installed

Six Flags Theme Park Waterworld Ride Sign Installed