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BROWSE


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Client

Chris Gilmore


Quantity Produced

250


Production Cost

$400


Production Time

6 – 10 Days

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)

2 in × 3.5 in
2 in × 1.5 in
2 in × 2.5 in


Page Count


Paper Stock

Arturo Bright White, 220 lb


Number of Colors

Cyan and Warm Red

Varnishes

Black edge paint


Binding


Typography

 

Size doesn’t matter when it’s covered in plaid.

When these were printed, we worked with an overprint and also switched the colors on the 2nd card to provide variation since they were being printed 2-up on press. In the end, it was fun to have three different sized cards for Chris to hand out. One with phone only, another with email and phone, and a third standard sized card with all contact info.

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Production Method

Letterpress

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Design

Designed by Emily and Chris Gilmore for Chris Gilmore self promotion.

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Printing

Dingbat Press

This post was published in the original layout of FPO so all images are smaller. Project descriptions as well as production lessons are quoted in the main content area.

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Jessica Mullen

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Jessica Mullen

Writer for UnderConsideration LLC.

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Date Published

February 22, 2012

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