Blind Deboss vs. Blind Letterpress

We’re not trying to confuse you. I promise. In our continuing effort to explain letterpress printing, we eventually need to approach blind printing. The purpose of this post is to help clarify the terminology, because it gets confusing really quickly. We’ve covered this topic a little in the past here. But before we…

The best price in town for letterpress? Actually… yes.

One stigma associated with letterpress printing: expensive. We actually hear this a lot. And compared to other printing methods it can appear expensive. But… it doesn’t have to be. And the objective of this blog post is not to give you a bunch of long-winded information about the value of…

Quit Not Using Holographic Foil

The world is full of color. Trust me on this… Just look around you. I am sick and tired of printing jobs that don’t utilize holographic foil. (That is a little bit of a lie. We print a lot of great shit that doesn’t have holographic foil on it. I am…

Publik display of affection.

Quality over quantity. In case you didn’t see our post the other week about about The Division Gym, we made the decision to start using our blog as a venue to talk about clients we have a major crush on. One of those clients is Publik. Publik Coffee was established in…

Letterpress Meets Bench Press: The Division Gym

We finally went to the gym. One of the many reasons we got the blog back up and running recently, was to highlight awesome businesses and individuals that we get the opportunity to work with. This post will go live as you’re crawling out of bed and recovering from your raging…

You Should Go There

A few weeks back I had a phone call here at the shop that started out a little ominous as the first question was “How much are business cards?” The answer clearly is “That depends.” After a few more questions and answers including me explaining what letterpress is and…

Emboss vs Deboss vs Blind Letterpress

We end up having the discussion around here at least once a week about how best to use the same vernacular as our clients when it comes to embossing, debossing and blind letterpress. Do we use the same terms that the rest of America is using to describe what they…

A Startup’s Dream. Notecard – Business Card Combo.

We have been hearing from folks quite a bit recently that you are very interested in some other options in our online store. We have heard you. And so our first addition to the store in a long time is a 300 Business Card & 150 Notecards with envelopes…

Why Business Cards Aren’t Going Away.

As I was talking to a friend recently he told me that there was a new app that would make business card superfluous. Well. That is ridiculous. Them people have been trying to destroy the beautiful parts of this world for years. The folks who made almond butter have been…

Ruth Lewanowski Wines – Mandate Field Trip

They don’t make wine like they used to. But Evan over at Ruth Lewandowski Wines isn’t like other wine makers. We printed up his card last week and on delivery we had a little wine tasting and educational field trip. Evan knows his shit. We had no idea the…