COURSE is fine!!??!!

27 Jan

Fine screen litho is great but a really nice design feature, for the right project,  is to use course screens . . . .

As you are probably aware,  ‘The Way of Dayfold’  (TWoD!!) is printing at much higher screens than the standard (it’s a historical, fine art thang!). This finer screen process gives fantastic results and produces more clarity and detail than the norm . . . got to be a good thing eh??

However, printing with courser screens can also give nice results.

War on Want Annual review front

This is a job that has been printed at 85lpi  YES 85!!!!! its almost like printing with p’taters!!

close up of front cover

The nature of this job really lent itself to printing this way.

As you would expect, it’ printed on an uncoated stock . . . 9 Lives Offset – 100% PCW recycled – PaperCo

inner spread

CMYK throughout. A5 format, 20pp.

pic close up

The use of different screen resolutions could help ‘add’ to a project . . . the shots here don’t show the ‘courseness’  in its best light –  if you would like to see a real copy of this or other course screen projects, or even examples of ‘TWoD’, please let us know. (chris@dayfold.com)  TTFN!!

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4 Responses to “COURSE is fine!!??!!”

  1. TSwain February 7, 2010 at 5:39 am #

    Hey, great blog…but I don’t understand how to add your site in my rss reader. Can you Help me, please :)

    • chrisdayfold March 8, 2010 at 10:28 am #

      Hey! Thanks for your message, glad you like our blog. Sorry its taken a while to come back to you … you disappeared into spam for some reason!! Regarding RSS, I am sorry but I am unsure about this. You can subscribe by adding your email address . . . I will look into the RSS subscription and if I can work it out, I will add this to the blog site. Please re-visit the site in a few days to check. Thanks again.

  2. LarryLove February 26, 2010 at 5:20 am #

    Hey very nice blog!!….I’m an instant fan, I have bookmarked you and I’ll be checking back on a regular….See ya :)

    • chrisdayfold March 8, 2010 at 10:35 am #

      Hey . . . thanks! Glad to have you on board. Please feel free to add your email address to recieve the posts when they are published.
      ChrisP

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