My Very Own Print Stone

An extra special package was waiting for me at my office upon my return to work this week.  I knew the package was coming and I quickly ripped the tape and box open.  I think I masked my excitement but I may have looked something like this as I opened it My print antique collection […]

Why Printing? Here’s why.

So many people ask, “Why Printing?”  “Why did you choose it?”   “How in the world do you care enough to write a blog about it every week?”  Well, to me, that answer has always been simple.  Check  this out. That my friends, is the 4 color printing process and the dot pattern it uses […]

CMYK Coasters For Your Drink!

These Coasters Explain CMYK Beautifully What better conversation piece for your home than a set of CMYK Mona Lisa Coasters!  It’s not always easy to explain the printing process to guests but these coasters bring the printing process to your coffee table in an easy to play with and understand format. Printing is a science […]

The Sears Catalogs of Christmas Past

I was catching up on a few missed episodes of Jimmy Fallon and during one interview he stopped to reminisce about the Sears catalogs of his childhood.  How he would “fold over corners of the pages of things that they wanted.”  Leaving these catalogs around the house with folded pages was a subtle hint that […]

The Online Eye Test

Quick, take this test before your coffee kicks in.  This isn’t the first time we have used this online eye test here on InkOnDaPaper. On two different occasions we have used the farnsworth-munsell test on this blog.  Read those previous articles HERE. The Farnsworth-Munsell 100 Hue Color Vision Test, or Munsell Vision Test, is a […]

European Paper Forests

European Paper Forests Growing Rapidly

Our friends over at TwoSides have no shortage of amazing facts about the sustainability of the printing and paper industry.  Some of our bests posts on sustainability have been brought to you by TwoSides content.  Their dedication to continually improving our industry’s environmental credentials and addressing the public concern is unwavering.  Repeatedly dropping amazing facts […]

I Bet You Bought A Mother’s Day Card

Seriously – I bet you bought a Mother’s Day card.  The majority of you, statistics show, bought more than 2.  According to the Greeting Card Association, about 133 Million Mother’s Day cards are sold each year.  The average per consumer, 2.8 Mother’s Day cards.  That’s a WHOLE LOTTA paper, ink, glitter, lace, and UV coating!  The greeting […]