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Letterpress? Here’s some free technical advice from our print experts

Letterpress? Here’s some free technical advice from our print experts

Letterpress is a printing technique that dates from the 15th century and was the main form of printed communication for more than 500 years. What makes this technique so special is that you can not only see the print, but also feel it. A mirrored relief of the design, also known as a 'cliché', is pressed into the paper and that tangible result is what makes letterpress so unique.

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Nick Bal: Home-grown talent

Nick Bal: Home-grown talent

You will find plywood in almost all of his designs. It must be about the only constant in the life and work of Nick Bal. His relentless sense of experimentation makes him one of the most interesting interior designers of his generation.

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Even in sunny California, we have INKO family - Edgy Katrina

Even in sunny California, we have INKO family - Edgy Katrina

Meet Katrina Romulo, a 21 year-old student whose is totally into everything that is design. (Including INKO cards, of course). And chicken wings and Timothee Chalamet, which might be a surprising combination, but it seems to work for her. 

“Don’t compare yourself to other people – everyone is going at their own pace. Just keep practicing what you’re passionate about and you’ll get where you need to go. Create whatever you want to, and always have fun and try to evolve as a designer in the process.”

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3 reasons why you should opt for Spot Raised business cards

3 reasons why you should opt for Spot Raised business cards

Your print is often your first introduction to your target group. How do you ensure that a conversation ensues? With 3D Varnish, you already have one foot in the door. As the name says, with this new technique you can apply a three-dimensional layer of varnish to your printed matter. The result not only looks good, you also create a unique experience for the fingers. Because 3D Varnish creates a relief on the paper, which guarantees extra attention from your reader. 

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