May 25, 2023
Design and print professionals often employ blind debossing and embossing techniques to add an elegant and sophisticated touch to their projects. Understanding the differences between these techniques is essential to achieve the desired visual effect. This blog post aims to explore the unique characteristics, applications, and considerations of blind debossing and embossing...
August 14, 2020
Foil stamping is the application of metallic and special effect foils to paper or card. The process involves using an etched metal die (also called a block or plate) manufactured from either magnesium, brass, or copper, which is heated to the required temperature and stamped into the paper or card stock. The foil sits between the die and the card; when the heated die makes contact with the foil the heat actives the adhesive on the back, which along with the force of the stamping, adheres it to the...