Many companies and schools have some kind of character, logo or icon that they use to represent their brand. And transforming that logo or cartoon into a life-size mascot costume is a great way to propel brand awareness to the next level and give your marketing efforts a real boost. For real results though, you
Here’s What You Need to Know About Buying a Mascot Head Mascot heads come in many shapes and sizes, and just as many different materials and levels of quality. The type of mascot you ultimately purchase will depend on a number of factors – budget, type of character required, safety, comfort and performer experience. As
Looking for a fresh mascot design for your company or sports team? Inspiration can be hard to find, especially if you don’t know where to look or are stuck in the mindset of the old design. Luckily, here at Hogtown Mascots, we have a long history of helping our clients come up with stand-out ideas that leave them with the perfect mascot. When looking for your next mascot design inspiration, consider the following:
Get Inspired By Your Logo
If your brand, team, or school already has a name or logo that you can draw inspiration from for your mascot design, why not work with it? Elements of your logo, or even the entire logo itself can be transformed into a lively mascot that is instantly recognizable by your audience. Choosing a mascot inspired by your logo allows you to stay true to your brand and find a new outlet to engage with your fans.
Here at Hogtown Mascots, we are mascot makers who are fully committed to providing our clients with the greenest possible techniques for our mascot design, manufacturing and other services. We want to ensure that we’re doing everything in our control to keep the environment safe, which is why we’ve gone out of our way to ensure we offer as many eco-friendly options as possible, including:
When you need a quality mascot costume that can endure any difficult environment, it’s incredibly important that you invest in a high quality costume. But with so many mascot companies available to you, how do you ensure that you’re getting the highest quality design and construction? Sometimes it doesn’t just come down to price like purchases in other industries do. In the mascot industry, identifying a quality mascot should come down to the following considerations:
A high quality mascot designer should have a large selection of materials in-house for you to choose from, and give you the option to have a material ordered in should you request it. Depending on the type of mascot you are going with, be it an animal, plant, cartoon or otherwise, the costume may need a number of different materials to create the best look. If a mascot company only has a few material and colour types, there’s a good chance that their designs won’t look the way you want them to.
A custom mascot serves as a personable and iconic face that brands your company, team, or organization. Successfully running a social media campaign relies on a similar sort of branding, so combining a custom mascot with Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites can produce amazing results if you follow the steps of developing an
Mascots are outstanding for enhancing the quality of a great many things, including sporting events, product releases and corporate events. You may be considering to design your own mascot, or wondering the impact it can have on your customers and business. Learn about the atmosphere and energy mascots create with examples from these case studies, and
When it comes to team-building and creating a great rapport with a group, a custom mascot is built to handle the job. It embodies the spirit of its team, carrying with it rallying cheers to the finish line (or basket, goal, post, or win). Sometimes, however, even the well-intended custom mascot can accidentally leave out members