Used at Commencements and Special Events, Gonfalons are ceremonial banners that represent the Learning Institution. Used in processionals, Gonfalons date back to medieval origins. Gonfalons are a physical representation of the celebration of achievement. Gonfalons are mounted onto dark oak poles and are carried by honored students and faculty.
Discipline/College Gonfalons are generally sized 3'wx5'h with the University Gonfalon sized 4'wx6'h.
Should you wish special sized Gonfalons, please let us know your requirements.
Design aspects can include a seal, school colors, logo or discipline names.Through digital design and Dye Sublimation, you can have halftones, color gradients, intricate detailing and vibrant color.
POPULAR "STYLES" INCLUDE:
Chevron, Rectangle and Fishtail bottoms.
A Southern Tailors Representative will be happy to explain the advantages of each style.
Templates are a critical tool and are invaluable to your design process.
We will provide them to you.
Gonfalons are attached to its vertical pole using a hook and eye system. To minimize a "pendulum sway" during processionals, a color coordinated fabric strip wraps around the lower part of the pole.
Depending on "Series
" selected (Deluxe, Standard & Basic), accessories can include:
Dark oak pole, spear finial, acorns + horizontal dowels, metal hook/eye, base, tassels and storage bag with personalized tag.
Gonfalons are manufactured and sold with accessories to fit our Gonfalons, unless you wish otherwise.
WE'RE PART OF YOUR TEAM:
Having fabricated thousands of Gonfalons, we have a collective experience second to none. We pledge to meet deadlines and to exceed expectations. We will work with your graphics department and provide template layouts. We promise to make this a positive experience.