Varnish 2D / 3D
A surprising effect, both sight and touch, that makes you want to play.
Add a bright, textured and surprising detail to give a touch of elegance and originality to your printed pieces.
It makes you want to play and enjoy watching how they spend fingers over the surface, while wondering how you did.
This varnish can go in reserve, that is, cover only a specific area of the paper to highlight the rest.
Selective varnishing 2D and 3D can be applied to virtually any type of media (paper or plastic) creating very striking effects, both sight and touch on the printed piece.This type of varnish is well suited for graphics products whose purpose is to attract attention or convey an image of quality
Often used in packaging, business cards, greeting cards, brochures, catalogs and covers commercial books, to create effects of watermarks or highlight areas with high brightness and / or relief. Among its best features is its resistance to friction and repels water slightly.
Selective varnishing 2D and 3D can be combined with gold or silver stamping to distinguish the most outstanding elements of the brand and get a connotation associated with luxury, elegance and distinction to the design.
Typically, this type of effect is applied to communication and packaging elements concerning jewelry, antiques, luxury goods, beauty products, beverages certain value, art galleries, architecture and design studios, etc.
In the PDF, to send to print, file separate into two pages the final art and varnish. On the final art includes only the design to be printed and varnish on the page includes only the outlines of the areas where it will be applied using a layer called "varnish" to identify it. Use registration marks to ensure that exactly match the design areas you want to cover with the varnish layer.To print with optimal quality is necessary that the designs are delivered with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi. real size and PDF format.
2D selective varnish is applied as a finished print to highlight details, using 100% black color to create the outline of areas to cover.In the case of 3D selective varnish extends use to create textures embossed add volume and depth to images or highlight text or motifs. This is achieved using a black gradient layer, the higher percentage of black greater relief, with a maximum of 100% and a minimum of 10%.
We recommend its use on dark and matt laminated surfaces for a better finish. You must consider the use of fonts with a minimum of 10 pt, and the lines with a minimum thickness of 1 point. Try to avoid the use of varnished folds or creases, as the varnish can be released by pressure exerted.
Observe a margin of 2 to 3 mm to the cut edge and folds without varnish application. Apply the same safety distance, if the work has stamped areas.