With gold or silver stamping can be achieved very original metallic effects.
One way to stand out clearly and concisely the product category or service we are offering.
Using the gold or silver stamping combined with CMYK simulating bronze, copper and other metals.
Metallic effects providing digital printing in gold or silver, has a connotation associated with luxury, elegance and distinction. Normally this type of effect is applied heavily to all types of media and packaging elements regarding jewelers, artisans items, antiques, gifts, luxury goods, cosmetics, beverages a certain value, art galleries, studios design, etc.
In many cases, commonly used stamping gold or silver to differentiate the leading brand items. Thus it very easy to identify so striking that may become their labeled, packaged, or associated documentation.
Power overprint above the stamping itself and using the feature in which the metallic tone pattern adds to the ink, you can get simulate other metals such as brass or copper, which along with gold and silver, would serve to generate different product categories. It is only necessary to combine the percentages of CMYK to create these effects and sobreimprimirlos in gold or silver stamping. You can also get very striking metallic effects by combining other colors such as red, green, blue, purple, orange, pink, ... with stamping.
Stamping direct stamping vs overprinted
One of the most popular and current forms printing, we could call as direct printing. This method consists in applying the laminate of gold or silver in primer.
With our technology, you could make an overprinted stamp, allowing print on it, this offers the possibility to create multiple effects playing with overlapping CMYK, frames textures, shadows, gradients, among others. Obviously, we can also stop stamping normal, without applying any of the above purposes, to highlight its brightness and color.
The process comprises stamping film first in areas with primer, and then printing the rest of the design is performed. If necessary make some adjustment between the printing and full color, it is recommended to make a screed or trapping two or three points in the printing, so that when performing four-color printing, so it is slightly above stamping and registration possible mismatches are avoided.
They can get very interesting metallic effects in their designs as to be able to print on printing, inks are mixed with colored gold or silver stamping, creating metallic tones like copper or bronze. You can even get other colors with metallic effect taking advantage of this printing method.
In addition, you can add a 2D finish varnish to further highlight the brilliant metallic effect, or a 3D varnish to brighten and create an embossed effect as if it had been applied with a print volume.
To protect the work it is advisable to apply a gloss or matte plastic, as needed, and even apply a scratch-resistant matte plastic.
In the case of 2D or 3D add varnish, laminating as is required to apply the varnish.
gold stamping + 3d varnish