In The Studio – Four Seasons Lobby Bar Liquor Display

This week Padilla Designs brings you another installment of our “In The Studio” blog series featuring a custom job in collaboration with Sterling Development and Maui Powder Works for the Four Seasons Resort Wailea Maui. The Four Seasons Resort Wailea came to us in need of a decorative locking liquor display to accent their in lobby bar. Fabricated from stainless … Read More

Featured Projects – Mailboxes and Address signs

This week we bring you an installment of our blog series “Featured Projects” showcasing a different side of Padilla Designs sculpture work. M A I L B O X E S  &  A D R E S S  S I G N S A small but very important detail to the entrance of your home, these elements are part of … Read More

In The Studio – Maui Sunset

Welcome to another installment of our blog series “In The Studio” bringing you in shop details as projects are on the table being constructed. This week its a beautiful fusion of land and ocean, enjoy! Padilla Designs collaborated with George Rixey to design and engineer a custom entrance gate that shares a Maui sunset theme with current lines, sun rays … Read More

Tips – How To Enhance Your Estate With Metal Sculptures

This week Padilla Designs brings you a spin off of our blog series “Education” where we will be sharing some inside tips and pictures on how to enhance your estate with a variety of custom decorative and functional metal sculpture. What ever stage of construction you may be in there are opportunities to use metal sculpture to weave your style … Read More

Featured Projects – Details

Welcome to another installment of Padilla Designs blog series “Featured Projects”. This week we take you into the beauty of details, showcasing some of the ways Padilla Designs artists work so diligently to create custom pieces project after project. We hope you enjoy! D E T A I L S – its all about the details. The smallest of details … Read More

In The Studio – Custom California Residential Project

This week we welcome you to another installment of our “In The Studio” blog series featuring a new project on the table, another one-of-a-kind original Padilla design. This stunning gate is a collaborative effort between a mainland based client and our design team. They came to us in search of a one-of-a-kind entry gate to be the focal point of … Read More

Featured Material – Patina

Welcome back to another installment of Padilla Designs blog series “Featured Materials”.   In this blog we would like to take you into the world of patina finishes and the unique way these chemical processes are used by our artist to add color and texture to our custom metal sculptures. Patina is a living finish that naturally evolves and transforms over … Read More

Featured Projects – Padilla Designs Forged Iron Collection

This week on our blog series “Featured Projects” we invite you to take a look at Padilla Designs forged Iron collection, Please enjoy! Fun Facts: Iron is the sixth most common element in the universe, the fourth most abundant element in the Earth’s crust by weight and the most abundant element in the total composition of the planet – found … Read More

Padilla Designs Hosts “Open Studio” Presentation for Maui Architects

Padilla Designs was invited by Tim Mead, vice president of the Maui chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), to present our work at their monthly meeting in January of this year. The AIA wanted to introduce local artisan crafters, whose work can enrich spaces and buildings, to architects and designers here on Maui. We took the opportunity to … Read More

Padilla Designs’ Day Off

This week Padilla Designs welcomes you into “a day off in the life of Padilla Designs”, a “Just For Fun” blog entry showcasing how we take our time off very seriously. Enjoy! One of Padilla Designs’ commonly used mottos is “work hard, play hard“, and we all firmly believe that you can’t have one without the other. Just as it’s … Read More