Laser Cutting

Laser cutting has become a feasible option for extremely detailed diecutting for decorative purposes. A laser-cut design is only limited by the durability required of the finished piece. Designs are […]

Film Laminating

Film Laminating Laminating films are no longer relegated solely to clear films used for protecting printed materials. Laminating films are now available in many metallic and holographic patterns that can […]

UV Film Casting

UV Film Casting UV film casting (commonly referred to as Cast & Cure™) applies a high-gloss, matte or clear holographic surface to printed materials. The process lays down the UV […]

SpecialtyUV Coatings

Specialty UV Coating UV coatings, both spot and flood, have been a popular choice for adding a protective shine to all types of printed materials. Recently, extensions to standard UV […]

Cold Foil

Cold Foil Although cold foil is not brand new to the marketplace, the technology to apply it has become more reliable in the past few years and has become very […]

Foil Stamping

Foil Stamping The Foil Cheat Sheet is a single go-to source explaining the different techniques available for creating metallic foil finishes. From hot and cold foil to toner-based and varnish-based […]

Update Your Listing on the NEW

Foil & Specialty Effects Association The Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA) has expanded its popular website to include even more categories of print finishing, decorating and bindery services. The […]

FSEA Help Links

The Foil Stamping and Embossing Association has put into place an email Question and Answer service that is very easy to use. Member’s email addresses have been added to the […]