Paper That Isn’t Paper Synthetic paper is a substance that acts and looks very much like the paper you use every day, but instead of being made from wood fibers it is made from synthetic petroleum-based materials. It is really closer to plastic in terms how it is made, but the way it feels, looks … More Synthetic Paper
Do You Mean Stickers? Pressure Sensitive Labels, or PS labels; is a label with adhesive which forms a bond when pressure is applied to marry the adhesive with the adherend. No solvent, water, or heat is needed to activate the adhesive. That is a lot of words that basically say, this is a piece of paper … More Pressure Sensitive Labels
Does it bleed? Anytime you have a commercial printing project you are going to be asked the question, “Does it bleed?” Somewhat of a strange question, especially if you aren’t ready for it. What does your printer mean when they ask about a bleed? A “Bleed“(at least in terms of printing) is all about how … More Bleeding Paper
If you are thinking about a printing project and you would like to add to its longevity, or if you need to protect it from the elements, you should consider lamination. Adding a laminate to the project will reduce ware, slow down fading, and add a nice finishing touch. All without distorting the image. … More Should I Laminate My Printing Project?