Foil Colors for Traditional Foil Stamping
- Foil colors are very difficult to capture since the color changes as you change the angle of the foil. Only use this as a rough reference. If the foil color is critical, we recommend going to our office to check out the color in person.
- Certain colors are more difficult to print than others which can cause production delays. In worst case scenarios, we need to change the color of the foil.
- Certain colors are more difficult to obtain than others. We recommend choosing your top 3 choices and your priority so that we can move to the next color if needed.
Great Western Foil Swatch Chart
How to set up Silver, Raised Spot UV, and Digital Foil Files using Spot Colors
Read This First Do I always have to set up spot colors in order to print a specialty element? Nope! If you're only printing a specialty element with no other print on the document, then you can just send us a file in black and white. Whatever is ...
Deboss/ Emboss/ Foil Stamp Impressions on Back of Paper
When debossing, embossing, or foil stamping with a deep impression, a mirror image of the impression will appear on the back side of the card. Consider the artwork on the back side of the card in the impression area. To remove the impression, we can ...
Stroke Thickness Guidlines for Embossing, Debossing, Foil Stamping, and Letterpressing
Embossing and Debossing Minimum Stroke thickness - 1 point Letterpress Minimum Stroke Thickness - .25 point Foil Stamping Minimum Stroke Thickness - .25 point Quick Way to Check Your Stroke Thickness Pull your file into illustrator Create a line and ...
Color Swatch Creator
Use this as a quick template to input different colors. Export it as a PDF when complete and we can print this so anyone is able to see the actual output on any of our digital presses. Click here to download the indesign swatch creator. There are ...
Metallic Color Swatch
Notes: The names underneath the colors are spot color names. Color changes depending on paper, lighting, and visual angle. The names underneath the colors are spot colors. These need to be assigned in the artwork. Link on how to assign spot colors ...