Print Specs

What are PRINT SPECS?  This is the information you need to provide to obtain an accurate print estimate, and in turn, a printed piece that meets your exact requirements. Here are the print specs you need to provide to receive an accurate estimate: What is the project?  Invitations?  Postcards?  Newsletter?  Is it a brochure?  Booklet? …

What does CMYK stand for?

CMYK stands for Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Key (Black). It is a color model used in color printing, otherwise known as four-color process. In this model, colors are created by mixing different percentages of these four ink colors. By varying the percentages of these four ink colors and overlaying them in different combinations, a wide…

Crop Marks. Why do we need them?

Crop marks : What are they?  Why do we need them? Crop marks, also known as trim marks or registration marks, are small lines or markers placed at the corners of a printed document. They serve important purposes in the printing process. 1. Trim Marks: Crop marks indicate where the printed document should be trimmed…

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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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Serving our local community

  In the busy world of commercial printing, where big corporate projects usually take the spotlight, it could be easy to forget about our own community. But here at Julin Printing, we see every print job as important, no matter how small. We’re all about serving our local community, and that’s what sets us apart.…

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Goodbye 2022

  Another year has come and gone and, boy, was it a whirlwind! 2022 may have been one of our busiest years to date.  Busy with print projects, but just as busy trying to keep up with the supply chain! Like so many businesses, we were impacted by shortages in the supply chain. Julin and…

2021 A Year in Review

  2021 Well, that was different.  Another year in the books, and it was not the “return to normal” as we had all hoped for at the end of 2020, but here we are! With supply chain delays and ever-changing Covid news, each day seemed to bring a new set of challenges!  Fortunately, we were…

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…