gilded edge

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Remember my post awhile back about Cyrillic typefaces? Well here’s the finished project for Shannon who is already on her way to Russia for some travel time. This is a fabulous example of two things- 1) the edge paint – here it is on a 110# weight letterpress card. I think it is a misconceived notion that edge painting looks good only on the 220#/super thick cards. This is a perfect visual that it looks great on the 110# stock as well. The thing about the 110# is that it’s just a little more subtle. I like to think that it’s the small details that sometimes pack the biggest punch! The second fabulous example is that 2) this card looks amazing with lots of negative space. People that aren’t familiar with the orientation of a business card often want to completely fill …

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