ADV @ UNDERCONSIDERATION      Peek here for details

---

BROWSE


---

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.

Chris Gilmore Business Card ---
Chris Gilmore Business Card ---
Chris Gilmore Business Card ---
Chris Gilmore Business Card ---
Chris Gilmore Business Card ---
Chris Gilmore Business Card

---

Recent Posts


Previous


Next


Chris Gilmore Business Card

---

Production Method

Letterpress

---

Design

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

---

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.

Post Author

Jessica Mullen

Author Picture

Jessica Mullen

Writer for UnderConsideration LLC.

More: Online / On Twitter

---

Date Published

February 22, 2012

---

Filed Under

Business Cards
Letterpress

---

Tagged with




---

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Google+ Add This


---

About

FPO (For Print Only), is a division of UnderConsideration, celebrating the reality that print is not dead by showcasing the most compelling printed projects.

FPO uses Fonts.com to render Siseriff and Avenir Next.

FPO is run with Six Apart’s MovableType

Syndicate / RSS Feed

All comments, ideas and thoughts on FPO are property of their authors; reproduction without the author’s or FPO’s permission is strictly prohibited

Contact us by e-mail

Twitter @ucllc



Sign-up for Mailing List

Mailing list managed by MailChimp

Thanks to our advertisers





About UnderConsideration

UnderConsideration is a graphic design enterprise that runs a network of blogs, publishes books, organizes live events and judged competitions, and designs for clients.


online

Brand New / Displaying opinions and focusing solely on corporate and brand identity work.

Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

Speak Up (2002 – 2009) / Discussing, and looking for, what is relevant in, and the relevance of, graphic design. Archives Only.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. Archives Only.

Brand New Classroom (2010 – 2011) / Providing a space for critique and opinions on student identity workArchives Only.

graphic design

Department of Design / Designing corporate and brand identities and full development of printed and digital matter for clients.

publishing

The 2010 FPO Awards / 2011, self-published.

The 2010 Brand New Awards / 2011, self-published.

Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.

Events & Judged Competitions

Brand New Conference / A one-day event on the development of corporate and brand identity projects by some of today’s most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

Brand New Awards / Celebrating the best identity work produced around the world.

FPO Awards / Celebrating the best print work from around the world.

Writing

Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.

Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.

The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.


---
The End