Project: Co-founded by Alicia Keys, the Keep a Child Alive Foundation aims to realize the end of AIDS for children and families, by combating the physical, social and economic impacts of HIV. One of their major fundraising efforts is the annual, star-studded “Black Ball” gala, for which DataGraphic was tapped to produce an event program […]
Screen printing or serigraphy is essentially a stencil process whereas the image is imposed onto a specialized mesh (screen) which allows the ink to be transferred onto the printing surface. Inks or coatings are pushed through the apertures in the mesh by way of a squeegee under pressure.
(NOTE: This article originally appeared on PaperSpecs on June 21, 2016) NFL When you’re a designer you don’t just want a company that can print your current project, you want a place that you can go to and simply say, “Here are the files,” confident that what you’ll get back is going to blow your client’s […]
Project: Renowned information designer, Nicholas Felton, once again selected DataGraphic to produce his latest Feltron Annual Report. The intricately designed 16-page book shimmers with hits of foil and floods of metallic inks. A rich, fluorescent red on the wrap around cover introduces the piece with bold fashion and highlights key points throughout the pages’ delightful […]
Not Your Average Holiday Cards Bucking the usual “holiday” colors, Sarankco opted for an almost summer-like palette for their latest holiday cards. The 5×7 inch letterpress printed cards bore 8 different 2-color designs featuring summer yellows and mid-day blues and bearing unique quotes. Much interplay goes on between trapped and overprinted colors as well as […]
Digital printing allows your designs to be printed directly onto a variety of substrates. Modern digital presses use electroink digital ink technology.
Delish Custom Labels for Sweet Holiday Treats Every year, brand design consultancy, Elmwood NYC, sends out jars of delicious, small-batch cranberry sauce to its clients. This year, DataGraphic was asked to print custom labels and note cards for the gift packaging, which featured a hand-drawn message of thanks and holiday cheer. The resulting treats have a […]
Not your father’s black and white invitation suite. Project: The invitation suite for Vilcek’s Tenth Annual Awards Dinner required a delicate balance between massive foil stamping and super fine detail. This project challenged our production team in many ways as the front cover art called for special treatment. We eventually settled on a white pigment foil and the […]
Diane von Furstenberg: Classic Elegance with a Hint of Foil Yields a Program Booklet Worthy of an Award Project: A simple yet sophisticated program booklet for an evening honoring an extraordinary woman. The 6th Annual DVF Awards sponsored by the Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation. The booklet consisted of 4 pages digitally printed with an elegant gold foil DVF logotype […]
Fluorescent Inks and Fine-line Foil Project: After decades in our old, crowded building, DataGraphic recently moved into a modern, spacious facility. The larger space allowed us to increase our production capacity and expand our finishing offerings. Being printers, we decided to mail out a printed announcement to let folks know about our new location and services. We created […]
Refreshed Identity Suite for Function Engineering designed by Sagmeister & Walsh — Zero Tolerance; Exacting Register Project: Renowned for their precision and accuracy, Function Engineering chose DataGraphic to execute this very challenging identity suite. We had to ensure exacting alignment between our digitally printed sheets and Function’s iconic gear design, which was to be embossed. […]
Loyalist Gift Boxes: Packaged Treats Project: We engineered a smart 4 box set of auto-bottom-folding gift boxes to hold the coordinating confections, which tied into the client’s spring apparel campaign. Through collaboration with the client’s creative director, we choose specialty finishes which synchronized perfectly with the look and feel of the candy and the supporting […]