Featured Material – Aluminum

The Padilla Designs blog features a series called “Featured Materials”, dedicated to sharing what we love about the fascinating raw materials that come through our studio on a regular basis. We regularly work with copper, brass, bronze, stainless steel, aluminum, cor-ten steel, a variety of high-end hardwoods, and enjoy teaching our clients about the wonders of these natural elements and … Read More

Featured Project – Padilla Designs Stage Design at TEDxMaui 2013

Padilla Designs would like to welcome you to another installment of  our blog “Featured Projects“. This week we would like to look back on our collaboration with TEDxMaui in 2013. TED is a globally recognized nonprofit organization dedicated to “ideas worth spreading” through annual speaker events that inspire millions. TED licenses its brand to local communities looking to bring similar … Read More

Featured Project – Hotel Wailea Design Collaboration

Welcome to this weeks installment of “Featured Projects” on the Padilla Designs weekly blog! Hotel Wailea, a luxurious resort on the south shore of Maui designed to be the perfect romantic getaway, required a more elegant and welcoming “grand entrance” to the hotel grounds. Padilla Designs answered the call, in a commercial project that required the Padilla team’s material and … Read More

In The Studio – An Artistic Take on a Native Tree

With a new addition to our blog, this is our second installment of a series dedicated to sharing “behind the scenes” peeks into our studio. “In the Studio” reveals how much we love what we do, the pride we take in our family’s craftsmanship and the fun we have with the creative process. Join us! Right now in the studio, … Read More

Featured Material – Stainless Steel

The Padilla Designs blog features a series called “Featured Materials”, dedicated to sharing what we love about the fascinating raw materials that come through our studio on a regular basis. We regularly work with copper, brass, bronze, stainless steel, aluminum, cor-ten steel, a variety of high-end hardwoods, and enjoy teaching our clients about the wonders of these natural elements and … Read More

Larry Padilla’s Sculpture of Time

This week on our blog, we wanted to take you on a trip back in time, to the beginning of Padilla Designs, before Larry Padilla and his clan transformed the Family business into what it is today. We hope you enjoy! Larry is always willing to share his story with those whose attention his sculpture “Peace of Time” grabs, with … Read More

Featured Project: Maui Bus Stop Shelter Design

This week on our “Featured Projects” blog series, we want to share our Maui Bus Stop collaboration with Maui County Department of Transportation and Duo-Guard Industries. The purpose of this project was to provide decorative shade structures to bus riders while blending them into the Island culture and environment. Enjoy! This project was brought on by the increasing number of … Read More

Featured Project: Keawakapu Estate Entrance

Welcome to another installment of our “Featured Projects” series. This series reveals the stories behind our completed custom design projects, and helps you get to know all that came together to make them possible. Enjoy! This client had just purchased their home on Keawakapu Beach and wanted to remodel the grand entrance to the home, adding a main gate and … Read More

Featured Materials: Brass & Bronze

New on the Padilla Designs blog is a series called “Featured Materials”, dedicated to sharing what we love about the fascinating raw materials that come through our studio on a regular basis. We regularly work with copper, brass, bronze, stainless steel, aluminum, cor-ten steel, a variety of high-end hardwoods, and enjoy teaching our clients about the wonders of these natural … Read More

Featured Project: South Maui Estate Design

Welcome to another installment of our “Featured Projects” series.  This series reveals the stories behind our completed custom design projects, and helps you get to know all that came together to make them possible. Enjoy! You may remember a recent post (from the “In the Studio” blog series) featuring a South Maui estate design project in progress. Well, we are happy to report that … Read More