We kiss and tell…

We kiss and tell…

Pucker Up Here at Foils &  Dies we can’t help ourselves, we love to kiss and tell.  This is our own Pucker Up promotion.  Each set of lips indicates a different level of impression for letterpress printing.  We’ve found this is the perfect way to communicate letterpress when we can’t see a client in person. We printed the most recent run on a variety of shades from French Paper.  French Paper’s Pop Tone, on chip board, and Mohawk Paper Renewal,...

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One cool trailer… so many possibilities…

One cool trailer… so many possibilities…

The Vintage Airstream Campaign, lenlee represents 2010 self promotion This is a cool and quirky piece that Foils & Dies is super excited to have been a part of. Lenlee is a photographer rep who took her love for the iconic silver airstream trailers and tasked each of the photographers to shoot their own vintage airstream story. Ian Nordeck  worked with lenlee and her group to bring each of their unique interpretations together into a cohesive campaign and brought it all...

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Something Blue…

Something Blue…

Pahl Wedding Invitation Package.   This wedding invitation package is a wonderful example of the detail that can be achieved with letterpress.  This set was printed in 2 colors on Crane Lettra. The invitation design has a very art deco flair, perfect for the couple, as they got married at the Denver Botanic Gardens.  It was a perfect set for capturing details, as in the complex pattern  in the wings of the dragonfly and the fine lines of the...

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The road less traveled…

The road less traveled…

3 Roads Media Business Cards.   Designed by and for 3 Roads Media, these cards, printed on Mohawk Paper Renewal Cover, are double sided 3-color letterpress wonders.  The pattern wraps around the front and the back to create continual interest and kinetic movement.  Each card is a unique piece of art as the mottled pattern of the ink changes with every swipe of the roller over the die. We also custom die cut these cards with three-rounded corners, leaving one unscathed, to...

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Birds of a feather…

Birds of a feather…

Laura & John Wedding Package.   This is a wedding package we printed for Laura and John.  They wanted to keep it simple with a rustic flair.  This was a second marriage for the both of them and they wanted to symbolize their five children by putting five chicks in the nest on their invitation. We letterpressed the invitation and response card on thick 100% cotton letterpress paper  in chocolate brown to get a nice bite, foil stamped their return address on red...

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Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication…

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication…

William Matthews Simplicity Invitation Artist, William Matthews, contacted us to create this invitation for the opening of his gallery show “Simplicity.” In keeping with the tone and feel of his work, this invitation was printed on chipboard using letterpress and foil stamping in earth tones and capped off with a tip-on detail of one of his pieces. We made custom envelopes from a complimentary GMUND Paper stock to fit the invitation’s unique size and...

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