What is Spot Color?

August 16, 2017 Printing 0 Comments

Pantone inks, usually known as spot colors, are specific inks that do not vary. Each pantone uses an exact recipe of unwavering base inks to create its own swatch. That swatch is numbered and then typically presented in two different swatch books – one on uncoated stock (U) and one on coated stock (C).

Speed Up Your Commercial Print Job

July 24, 2017 Printing 1 Comment

Handling your company’s commercial print jobs should not be a stressful process! Even if you’re working with a last-minute deadline and…

How to Prep Files for Spot UV or Foil

June 15, 2017 Graphic Design 3 Comments

Ever wondered how a raised spot UV print is achieved? Or how an intricate gold foil is patterned across a business…

FORE! FOUR Promo Ideas FOR Golf Season

June 1, 2017 Promotional 0 Comments

Whether networking, donating, or sponsoring your local golf tournament, getting your logo on the green is an easy hole in one with…

FREE Father’s Day Printables

May 26, 2017 Printing 0 Comments

In celebration of the everyday hero, here are six totally free printable Father’s Day cards. They’re all set to print on 8.5×11…

How to Maximize Use of Your Vinyl Banner

May 19, 2017 Printing 1 Comment

No matter what business you’re in, vinyl banners are a staple of the advertising world. We’ve gathered a few tips and tricks…

Printing Strikes Back!

April 29, 2017 Printing 0 Comments

Forget everything you heard about “print is dead.” First off, we’re a print shop! Of course the phrase offends us. Predictions…

SPRING CLEAN Your Business!

April 14, 2017 Brand Direction 0 Comments

This is about that time of year when most of us look back at all the stuff we’ve gathered over the winter…

7 Things to Consider When Designing a Brochure

March 15, 2017 Printing 0 Comments

A tri-fold brochure is a staple piece for print material. Before you get started, check out the following list to make…

Promotional POW-er

February 27, 2017 Promotional 0 Comments

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of choices out there for promotional products. We get it. That’s why…