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Re: gold embossing
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: gold embossing
- From: Jerry &/or Karen <jerkar@HUMBOLDT1.COM>
- Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 10:01:25 -0700
- Message-Id: <199707291724.KAA27354@SUL-Server-2.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
>You can get foils which you tape over your laser printed copy and then run
>through again like a blank page to fuse the gold to the toner. Paper Direct
>sells it. You can also get similar foils and a heated brayer to fuse them
>to the toner in better graphic arts supply houses. I'm not sure of the
>manufacturers. I believe Letraset is one of them.
>They all work best with smoother papers, anything that toner bonds to well.
>At 11:04 AM 7/29/97 -0400, you wrote:
>>Has anyone a method for gold embossing / entitling covers using the good
>>In lieu of limited, expensive lettering stamps... I have worked out a very
>>satisfactory way of gold lettering covers using the full typographic
>>flexibility of scalable fonts and font styles.
>>If you are interested and would swamp methods and experience, drop me an
>>email with "lettering" in the subject and I'll have my Eudora send back my
>>little dissertation on gold lettering covers...
>>Washington Crossing PA
>>> Frauen, Scheckbuecher und Vergoldstempel sollte man nie <<
>>> ausleihen! F.A. Recht <<
>Peter D. Verheyen <wk> 315.443.9937 <fax>315.443.9510