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Spot Varnish Cape Town
Spot gloss varnish is now possible on short runs of digital printing. It’s a great way to enhance your printing by drawing attention to certain areas or providing a subtle reflection in the background. It gets done inline during the print process so the alignment is 100% accurate and adds little additional lead time.
There is no minimum quantity required so you can create once off jobs or presentation proofs, apply it as a flood coat or use it to highlight only certain elements on the page, plus it can be used as a security feature when printing sensitive documents – making them hard to forge.
When used in conjunction with metallic inks, the clear varnish has a dual effect: appearing glossy on top of CMYK, but having a matt effect when placed over metallics, resulting in unique positive and negative shifts when viewed in different light.
When multiple passes of spot gloss varnish are applied, it creates a raised texture which can be used with great visual and tactile effect, especially when the varnish is applied over a matt lamination.
The results are different to a traditional UV varnish so chat to us today about how to set up your artwork and get maximum effect using our digital gloss varnish.
Nice Things People Say About Us
“I just wanted to send a quick email to say thanks so much for sending my business cards to Hout Bay yesterday.
I really appreciate Hot Ink going above and beyond in their already impeccable service department.
Not only is the product of such excellent quality, but the service is uniquely reassuring.”
Kim O’Hanlon - Kim O’Hanlon Media
“Just got our new business cards printed which look great - thanks Hot Ink. Great that you carbon neutral & offer green spot printing options!”
Green Africa Directory
“Quality Excellent. I only trust Jurgens with my printing.”
“Thank you very much Nicola, really appreciate the excellent service from Hot Ink.”
Dave Barnes - Westlake United Church Trust
“Once again - just a little note to say thank you for your help on our JSE job. We had such incredible feedback on the quality of the print and the conference went really well.
Thanks for schlepping my stuff up to Joburg!”
Karen de Waal - Fleet Street Communications
“Thank you Garth, Hot Ink’s service was brilliant as usual.”
Mike van Schoor - Progressive Housing Investments
“Just wanted to say a HUGE Thank you for all your help and patience! The wedding was magical!
I will be contacting you in future for Ethans birthday invitation :)”
“Feels a bit odd not having spoken to you 15 times today!!! I just wanted to say a really big THANK YOU for your hard work and delivery on the ICGN stuff. I really appreciate it.”
Karen - Fleet Street Communications