Design for Impact

Designing for Impact: The Power of Visual Communication Humans process unfathomable quantities of information through sight alone. Consider this crazy statistic: The human brain processes images in just 13 milliseconds, with the eyes shifting gaze three times per second. People can recognize and comprehend dozens of pictures in a fraction of a second! This pace…

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Working in Canva

There are a number of popular sources to produce your own print designs:  Adobe Indesign and Express, Canva as well as numerous free online sites.  Canva is one of the most popular for the Do-It-Yourself print designer. Setting up your Canva document for printing is an essential step to ensure that your job meets your…

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BE FLEXIBLE

BE FLEXIBLE.  It’s the new motto for 2022. Every industry is currently feeling the effects of supply chain constraints and boy, can it be painful.  The best advice I can offer to our customers is to be prepared, plan in advance, and be flexible. Some industries have been feeling the pressure of the supply chain…

Printing PANDEMIC Challenges

The challenges we face in printing during the Covid -19 Pandemic It is becoming important, maybe now more than ever, to consult with your printer before starting a print project. The old phrase “times have changed”, could not be truer this year!   As we step back into “normal,” there are new things to consider when…

Paper Weight Conversion Chart

Compare weights of text, covers, bonds and other types of paper by consulting the Paper Weight Conversion chart below.  Contact your Julin Printing Representative if you have any questions! Click here for the PDF version. For more printing resources, click here!  Our Resources page offers free downloadable templates, an envelope size chart and numerous posts…

It’s back. (Did it ever leave?)

I guess “they” were right.  Print isn’t dead.  Print advertising has made a big come back.  Here are a few tips to consider when designing your next print project!   Your print materials should instantly be recognized as yours.   Consistency is key.  Your brand colors, fonts, wording, images, “tone of voice” of your online campaigns…