FAQS

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What does the screen printing process achieve that digital doesn’t? Spot colour, vibrancy and cosmetic finish are superior to digital printing.

Can you print a UV resistant colour? UV resistant Screen ink pigments are very well regarded in the print industry as having the highest level of UV tolerance. Screen Printing also has the ability to layer a UV Filter Clear ink over the finished print to increase the outdoor life of the print.

What is the minimum quantity to make screen printing worthwile? There is a cut-off point where the lower numbers of prints required may reach a point where screen maybe too expensive. This is something that we would advise the client of. In saying that there have

Can you create high resolution quality? This is something that we pride ourselves on replicating from the file supplied to a completed product. The client will easily see the impressive quality and reproduction of the proof in both colour and detail.

Is screen printing better for single colour or multi-colour? Screen Printing is a multi-functional process that can cater for a wide spectrum of printing requests. So 1, 2, 3, or 4 colours are not really the issue at all. More times than not it will always come down to price and delivery time frames.

Do you print business cards? This is not something that we produce ourselves however, we do print special High Build Spot Gloss” onto business cards to enhance the cards finish for other digital and offset printers that do not have screen printing facilities.

Do you print self adhesive labels? Yes we do. Large or small volumes - this is an area that we specialise in. We use pressure sensitive substrates such as vinyl adhesive, electrostatic and Octopus Cling Products.

What is over gloss and where would I use it? Over gloss is generally used to enhance a print to give it a gloss finish that will also lift the colour by at least 15%. We also have a gloss product which is used to create a white Board for such purposes as a staff notice boards or Production Board or even on calendars .

Can you print art on canvas? Yes we can. We have been doing oil painting and water colour art reproductions for some time now. This is a specialist area that does take a lot of time and effort where we are working very closely with the artist or client to get the right colour values and detail.

How quickly can you turn around a job? We have been known to do a same day service but this of course is dependent on the job involved. We do often undertake the urgent and seemingly impossible time frames.