Small Business Saturday is November 25th this year, which will be here before you know it. American Express is encouraging all to “celebrate your community with the small businesses that make it special.” We agree 100%, and we want to help small business owners get prepared for the big or better yet, small shopping day! […]
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Standard Red, Pearlescent Yellow, and Pearlescent Orange Painted Edge Business Cards are now available! Standard Red Step your card game up with bold standard red painted edges. The red edges present a sense of confidence and strength that will elevate any design. Pearlescent Yellow Nothing says good vibes quite like the color yellow. Make someone […]
To bleed or not to bleed – that is the question. When it comes to print, the answer is to bleed. So what exactly is bleed, and why is it required to be included in your print files? Bleed is the extra area included in a print file that allows ink and finishes to be printed […]
300dpi: What is it, and why does it matter? Have you ever zoomed into your monitor so close that images no longer look crisp, but rather a close-up of a Monet painting? When you really zoomed in, the images lose their visibility and turn into little dots of color. Those dots are called pixels. The […]
Printing a true or rich black can be tricky, so we’re breaking down our suggested rich black CMYK configuration and explaining why some of the frequently used black builds are not recommended. The printing industry suggests many variations of CMYK configurations for printing a true or rich black. After a lot of testing and calibration, […]
CMYK and RGB are acronyms that refer to color models used to create images and files. CMYK color mode is used for printing. RGB (not to be confused with Cleveland Browns quarterback RG3) color mode is used to display images that are intended to be viewed on monitors and screens only. CMYK stands for Cyan, […]
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. The standard candy, gifts, flowers and cards are sure to be exchanged. This year, instead of the buying the same ole boring drug store Valentine’s Day cards, get creative by sending out customized Valentines. Incorporating a special photo on the front and a sweet message on the back […]