Longevity of Print

Q&A: Keith Kawasaki on the Longevity of Print Source: http://msp-c.com/Content-Kings/June-2015/Q-A-Keith-Kawasaki-on-the-Longevity-of-Print In a world where digital dominates, Keith Kawasaki, VP of client services at iostudio, which publishes the Army National Guard’s flagship magazine GX® The Guard Experience, remains a champion of print. He describes it as a magnetic experience, something that will bring people together in a meaningful Read more about Longevity of Print[…]

What is Marketing Automation?

“Marketing Automation” is a loaded term. If you talk to ten different people, you will get ten different definitions of exactly what it is and how print service providers (PSPs) can use it to streamline their business and increase revenue. It can cover everything from the systems used to manage customer accounts, to prepress, to Read more about What is Marketing Automation?[…]

Throwback Thursday: The Machine that Made Us

Now THIS is a true throwback thursday post.  Stephen Fry and the BBC published “The Machine that Made Us” as an hour-long dive into Johannes Gutenberg‘s life and how profound his impact was on the world around him.  The invention of the printing press is known as one of the most important and influential events of Read more about Throwback Thursday: The Machine that Made Us[…]

The John Bull Printing Machine

As promised, today’s post brings another great antique printing press sold as a toy.  The John Bull Printing Machine – Mark 5.  Originally made in the British Isles, this rare press was sold throughout great britain in the early 1920’s (we think). The John Bull Printing Machine was originally packaged and sold as a kit with Read more about The John Bull Printing Machine[…]

The Cub Rotary Printing Press

In my hunt for Print collectibles I have never stumbled across a better example for children of the printing process. This “Toy” gives a child a first hand attempt at setting type through the letterpress printing process.  I found my first Cub Rotary Printing Press at an antique store, but it was VERY incomplete.  Just an impression Read more about The Cub Rotary Printing Press[…]

Paper Folding Templates for Print Design

We sure hope our fellow inkhead Trish Witkowski doesn’t mind us borrowing the title of todays post on InkOnDaPaper.  Paper Folding Templates for Print Design is a book that all print lovers should have in their library.  The paperback version of course. Ripped straight from the Amazon page – Paper Folding Templates for Print Design Read more about Paper Folding Templates for Print Design[…]

World Environment Day – A letter from Paper

To celebrate today being “World Environment Day” I figured I would share with you a letter I found on a Domtar website.  It’s important to remember during all of your conversations about the environment today that paper is one of the most sustainable resources on the planet. Here it is – A letter from Paper, written Read more about World Environment Day – A letter from Paper[…]