Letterpress & Foil Stamping

Letterpress & Foil Stamping

Black and gold, everyone likes it. How to print it depends on your preference. We don’t universally recommend one over the other, each project has its own unique objectives.

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Letterpress

Pro’s

Greater depth of impression
Holds fine details
Matte finish

Con’s
Lower opacity on larger solids
Dull on some stocks
Limited to basic metallic inks

Foil

Pro’s

Very shiny
Opaque
numerous colors in metallics & pigments

Con’s

Tiny typography can fatten
Usually more expensive

 

 

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