How to Add Spot UV to Your Design

I often get asked how to add an extra “pop” to a design. A customer can have a great looking piece, but still want something a little extra to make…

Shift Happens; What it is and Why it Happens

Whether you are printing with us, or another printer, “shift” is something we must all take into consideration when designing files for print. What is Shift in Printing? A shift…

How to Outline Your Fonts for Print

Why do you need to outline your fonts? Before sending files to print, it is important to convert all fonts to outlines. Outlining fonts in your files will ensure that…

Achieving a Holographic Foil Look with Inline Foil

Inline foil is a great option for enhancing your business card design. Unlike stamped foil, where the foil material is pressed into the paper, a silver inline foil is applied…

How to Create Print-Ready Files Using Canva

Some customers choose to use the online design site, Canva, for creating print-ready files. When doing so, it’s essential to make sure your files are set up correctly for the…

2020 Pantone Color of the Year: Classic Blue

In 2000, the Pantone Color Institute began creating the Pantone Color of the Year. This color is a trendsetter for branding, marketing, and design for the upcoming year. Pantone seeks…