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2024 Scheduling Notes

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Digital Printing Color Testing

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If you've got a color for us to print but want to see what the most accurate cmyk/hex code will be, try sending us the file below with some color options. Say we have a project that needs to look like Pantone 166u. We'll look it up at a website like encycolorpedia.com and look at some possible options, plugging those into each line of the color tester in Adobe Illustrator. (The lines are grouped and opacity adjustments automatically made, to make life easier for us all.) 1. Find some hexcodes: 2. Download the file and edit the file with your...

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Letterpress Ink Colors, Updated for 2024!

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FAQ: Can We Print Your Canva Files

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FAQ: What Papers Do You Stock?

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We currently stock the following: Lettra: 110# and 220#, Pearl and Fluorescent Whites Savoy: 118# and 236#, Natural and Brilliant Whites Mohawk Eggshell: 120#, White and Ultra White Mohawk Smooth: 130#, Ultra White (for digital, not letterpress) Porridge Papers: Porcelain, Magnolia, Wool, Wheat in 4bar, A2, A7 Fog, Novelette, and Lambs Ear in 4bar, A2, A7 but smaller quantities Cotton in 4bar, A2, A6, A7, A9, and 4x9 (menu) I also try to keep a large ream or two of the following: Gmund 111# Chardonnay Gmund 111# Light Moss Colorplan 130# Vellum White Colorplan 130# Mist Keaykolour 111# China White...

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