First time printing? Do any of the common printing terms seem like they’re in a foreign language? Do you want to be sure that you have thought through all of your options and felt all the papers and finishes that we offer?
We heard you! We designed these very special sample packs that will allow you to touch and feel the work that we do while you’re getting ready to print. We have packs available for purchase for books as well as card games.
A complete selection of our paper types or card stocks. Don’t know your 105 pound matte from your 10 point gloss? How about your 280 gsm blue core from your PVC? This pack fixes that!
Tactile examples of paper coatings and finishes to help you visualize different options
Printed samples of specialty add-ons
Critical, must-know file setup tips that could save you hours in the prepress process
Walkthrough of our services and process.
We charge $5 for our paper sample packs to US and Canadian addresses. (We add $10 for postage to clients that live outside those countries.)
If you’d like to see examples of our work, we also offer a deluxe print sample pack (including 2-3 copies of projects similar to yours!) for $25. (All $25 of a print sample pack is refundable with purchase.)
We designed our standard “book” sample pack to give creators the tools that they need to make great decisions about their projects.The “book” sample pack contains examples of each of our paper weights in various finishes to give you the information that you need for the feel of your project.Samples of foil stamping, sequential numbering, spot UV, etc. to take the mystery out of the jargon!Our standard “card” sample pack contains sample cards printed on all of our paper stocks with our finishes.The back of the pack contains important information about the printing process that can save you lots of time as your project moves into production!The cards can be removed from the sample pack so that you can shuffle them and interact with them to help determine the playability characteristics of your game.
Book Printing Setup Guide
Standard sample pack and layout guide for books
Card Printing Setup Guide
Standard sample pack and layout guide for cards and games