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RGB vs. CMYK: Deciphering Colour Modes for Print and Digital Design

Jun 11th, 2018

Colour is one of the most important aspects of a design. Artists will sometimes spend hours toggling between two similar shades, trying to decide which best evokes the feel of their piece. The same is true of graphic design. It’s essential that you pick the right colour schemes to get your ideas across. But how can you choose the right colours when RGB colour picking and CMYK ink profiles seem so different? Confusion regarding CMYK and RGB colour modes is common. For designers and artists, the differentiation of the profiles is essential. If you use the wrong mode for your design, you could severely affect the message and tones that your document conveys. Fortunately, it’s fairly easy to learn the differences between the two, and from there to understand when you should use each colour profile. What is RGB? RGB stands for Red, Green, and Blue. This is a colour…

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7 ways retail outlets benefit from banners and posters

Jun 4th, 2018

We’ve all seen them before. Those huge, multi-coloured displays that hang off windows and store displays and seem to jump out at you as you pass by. Even if you don’t end up actually going inside, most of the time they serve their one primary purpose: getting your attention. But not all signage is created equal. In many cases, businesses…

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Is It Time to Print Outdoor Signage?

May 11th, 2018

Why should you have outdoor signage? The reasons should be obvious to every smart business owner because of the value it brings in showing off your brand. But if you are still hesitant on whether or not outdoor signage is a worth investment, consider the following benefits: Passive Advertising The first benefit is that it is essentially advertising that keeps…

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How To Remove Creases and Folds From Your Banner

May 7th, 2018

If you use vinyl banners for your marketing signage, you’re well aware they can crease and fold. While not ruined, they do need some care to make them presentable. Use Heat Treatment There are a couple of ways to whip your vinyl banners into shape. Depending on the kind of material your banner is made of, there are techniques you…

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Easy Ways To Make Wall Banners

Apr 23rd, 2018

If you’re looking for an easy way to make wall banners, look no further. Club Ink is Ontario’s premier full service digital printing and signage company. Originally founded by a third generation sign maker who has helped the community for over 30 years, it is the perfect place to design your dream wall. At Club Ink, a dedicated group of…

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Why Offset Printing is the Future

Apr 16th, 2018

As the world changes rapidly alongside technological advancements, so, too, has the world of fashion. The introduction of digital textile printing is certainly a newly emerged game changer for the industry. Meanwhile, offset printing promises a brighter future to authors, especially indie authors. Put simply, the technology of inkjet printing has transformed fashion by facilitating direct printing on fabric materials.…

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A Brief Guide to Printing Offset

Apr 9th, 2018

People often wonder if offset book printing is appropriate for the type of project they are doing. Of course, every case is different, but in this guide we will cover the general points to consider in your decision-making process. Even though a lot of books are printed digitally, there will be times when the volume increases, making offset the better…

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What Makes Custom Bumper Stickers An Effective Form Of Marke...

Mar 26th, 2018

Marketing is a critical investment for businesses, but not all campaigns drive the same results. Sticker marketing, however, is a powerful tool that often gets pushed aside in favour of the digital medium – although stickers can drive a huge amount of brand awareness. Here’s what makes custom stickers such an effective part of a marketing campaign: Increases Visibility Through…

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The Reason For Design Aspects In 19th Century Old West Wante...

Mar 19th, 2018

The design of wanted posters in the Old West are iconic. A bold “WANTED” at the top with the picture of a cowboy with a moustache often come to mind. Although the Wild West was well over a 100 years ago, it’s the wanted posters that have lasted the test of time. Let’s explore what made them so iconic and…

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The Evolution Of Movie Poster Design Over The Last 50 Years

Mar 12th, 2018

When talking about movies, it can be easy to overlook the movie poster used in their promotion campaigns. However, movie poster design can directly drive ticket sales and become iconic in their own right. For example, most of recognize poster for Jaws, even if we haven’t seen it. These examples of movie posters from the last 50 years are both…

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