Posts Tagged ‘design’

Is print really dead?

Different colours being printed

If you work in any sector of the print industry; including labels, leaflets or banners, you would have heard this bold statement many times… “Print is dead“ Many people do believe that print has died a very sudden death. There’s no wonder why the popularity of emails, social media and TV marketing is increasing daily;…

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Your New Marketing Strategy

Promotional Labels

Stuck on what marketing strategy to try next? Could a childhood favourite be the answer? What’s the first thing that pops into your head when you hear the word ‘sticker’? Child craft book by any chance? You see, there’s a lot more to stickers than low-quality printed cartoon characters and the obvious sign of removing (and…

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Handy Tips For Sending Perfect Artwork To Print

graphic design desk

From pencil sketches on scrap pieces of paper to beautiful illustrations created on complex software, it’s safe to say we’ve seen it all. With over 50 years in the print industry we’ve got simple, non-complicated answers to your artwork related questions. PDF or JPEG? We prefer a clear, high-resolution PDF but AI, ID, PS, CDR,…

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TRADITIONAL PRINT VS DIGITAL

Roll Labels

Is there a place for traditional print now? There is no denying that we now live in a digital orientated world; from the latest smart phone to industrial robots in the automotive sector, it has managed to appear throughout our day to day lives. Digital print has become a gigantic sector of the print industry…

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Where did Screen Printing stem from?

screen printing the progress

Screen Printing: a History It has been found that screen printing techniques have been around since the start. During the Song Dynasty era in 960 AD, early artists have been using the screen printing methods; however, stencilling in its earliest form has been found in caves that date back to the prehistoric period. Several tools,…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Font

Typography - the word create

When it comes to your labels, window stickers or your floor stickers you want to make sure that they get your specific message across. When choosing typography you want to make sure that they are legible, noticeable and complement the design perfectly; here are a few handy tips from us at Customark: Fewer fonts make…

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