What is the die-cutting process? Die-cutting is a method of creating unique shapes in a material. It is often used artistically on the cover to cut out a window in a book, or on the inside pages to create flaps, pop-out structures, or interesting shapes. In the simplest terms, a die is a set of steel blades that form the cut shape. The die-cutting process begins with the creation of a mold. Simple shapes like circles and squares are easy, but if your design calls for unique s
What is Spot UV? Spot UV is a liquid varnish for printing surfaces that produce a high gloss. Sometimes called Dot Gloss, UV dots can be placed on an image, such as a logo or title, to make it stand out against a matte or uncovered background. This is a great addition to your project and can really make your prints stand out from the crowd - matching matte and gloss makes your project luxurious. Spot UV varnishes are applied using the same offset printing method as printed pr
What are Embossing and Debossing? Embossing is a special technique for decorating the surface of printed matter. It uses a concave-convex mold to plastically deform the substrate of the printed matter under a certain pressure, and then perform artistic processing on the surface of the printed matter. Embossing various convex graphics and patterns show different shades of patterns, with an obvious sense of relief, which increases the three-dimensional sense and artistic appeal
1. What is Hot Foil stamping?
The hot foil stamping process uses the principle of hot-pressing transfer to transfer the aluminum layer in the anodized aluminum to the surface of the substrate to form a special metal effect. Due to the main material used for hot stamping being anodized aluminum foil, hot stamping is also called anodized aluminum hot stamping. Hot foil stamping does not mean that the hot stamping is gold. There are many kinds of hot foil stamping paper material