The Freedom to Create – Start With These 8 Questions

How do you practice freedom in your daily life? How can you use the concept of freedom to pursue happiness, fulfillment or a better organization for your visitors (clients)? To

5 Proven Pointers To Ensure Budget Success

There are common scenarios that trigger emotions to rise during museum exhibit projects. Emotions rise because these situations usually cost more money. In our world that can mean eliminating something

Who are the top ten fabrication firms for museums?

The cadre of firms that can produce high quality museum exhibits is quite extensive and impressive. Taylor Studios produces the best, of course, but here are ten of the top

Overcome These Five Barriers to Avoid Nature Deficit Disorder

As we are [finally] starting to say “goodbye” to a long winter, we’ve been hit with spring fever! Today we recall that nature is crucial to well-being. Get outside, get

20 Questions That Will Make You More Successful

How did we go from working on a kitchen table, in a garage and renovated chicken coop to having completed over 480 projects in 18 years in a 65,000 square

Valuable Design Boundaries to Stay Clear of the Enemy

“No battle plan survives contact with the enemy.” – Helmut von Multke   In the design process, often the enemy is too many voices each with their own vision, with

Betty explores and reminisces with the TSI’s extensive inventory of pieces, parts, and artifacts from over the years.

10 Unethical Practices Happening in the Exhibit Industry

What are some questionable practices in the exhibit design and fabrication world that lack integrity and honesty? At TSI one of our core values is integrity and honesty. At times,

Why and How: You Can Create Memorable Experiences

Does your museum, nature center, zoo or visitor oriented space want more visitors? Do you want that visit to be memorable? How can your site become more well known? There’s

Get Inspired With This Fundraising Success Story!

Check out this amazing fundraising success story from Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, Alabama! Do you have a great success story that you’d like to share? Drop us a line at