Printing Mistake – Going Against the Grain!

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Grain direction can made a big difference as to how the paper reacts when it’s folded, scored or bound. The quality of your printed product depends on being knowledgeable about paper grain… and not “going against the grain”!  Paper grain is the direction the fibers in the paper lie. When paper is being produced, fibers will tend…

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Happy 4th of July!!

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How to Plan a Successful Town Event This Summer

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Summer’s the most popular season for outdoor town events. After the cold of winter and the damp of spring, everyone wants to go out enjoy the sunny outdoors. Events help bring a sense of pride and togetherness in a community. They help promote small towns and attract dollars from tourism which help stimulate the local economy….

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What is a Bleed?

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What is a Bleed? Bleed is a printing term that refers to printing that goes beyond the edge of the sheet after trimming. In other words, the bleed is the area to be trimmed off. The bleed is the part on the side of a document that gives the printer a small amount of space…

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Happy Memorial Day!

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As we head to the Jersey Shore or gather with friends and family at a cookout or a picnic… let’s take the time to remember the men and women who have served our country. Recently I read a New York Times article by Jennie Haskamp, a Veteran who reminds  us of what Memorial Day is…

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