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Metallic Ink 


The newest thing in press printing!

Metallic Ink allows you to add a little or a lot of shimmer to your press cards and business cards! Add it to a full image or select out only part of your design or text.

When using Metallic Ink keep in mind that it will have a similar effect on your images to printing on a Natural Metallic Base Metal. Our How To Guide gives you a variety of color swatches in Metallic Ink with RGB codes so you can replicate that exact swatch!

You can download a digital copy of the Metallic Ink How To Guide and Swatch Kit Here.

 

How to Order Metallic Ink

Metallic Ink can be added to your favorite Postcards, Folding Cards, Artistry Cards, and Business Cards! More press products will be available in the future.

 

3.5×5 Postcards (Price per Set)

  1-2 Sets 3-5 Sets 6-9 Sets 10-19 Sets 20-45 Sets 46+ Sets
130# Card Stock $14.44 $14.07 $13.71 $13.34 $12.97 $12.60
100# Heavyweight $13.39 $13.02 $12.66 $12.29 $11.92 $11.55
100# Heavyweight Elite Luster $13.92 $13.55 $13.18 $12.81 $12.45 $12.08

 

4.25×6 Postcards (Price per Set)

  1-2 Sets 3-5 Sets 6-9 Sets 10-19 Sets 20-45 Sets 46+ Sets
130# Card Stock $25.75 $24.57 $22.71 $22.27 $22.04 $21.42
100# Heavyweight $23.43 $22.20 $20.33 $19.94 $19.67 $19.05
100# Heavyweight Elite Luster $24.14 $22.91 $21.04 $20.65 $20.38 $19.76

 

4×8.5, 5×5, and 5×7 Postcards (Price per Set)

  1-2 Sets 3-5 Sets 6-9 Sets 10-19 Sets 20-45 Sets 46+ Sets
130# Card Stock $27.89 $26.60 $24.99 $24.23 $22.47 $22.04
100# Heavyweight $25.57 $24.21 $22.62 $21.91 $20.10 $19.67
100# Heavyweight Elite Luster $26.52 $25.17 $23.56 $22.86 $21.04 $20.61

 

5.5×8.5 and 6×9 Postcards (Price per Set)

  1-2 Sets 3-5 Sets 6-9 Sets 10-19 Sets 20-45 Sets 46+ Sets
130# Card Stock $35.88 $34.36 $32.68 $31.83 $29.86 $29.35
100# Heavyweight $32.69 $31.17 $29.48 $28.63 $26.67 $26.17
100# Heavyweight Elite Luster $34.11 $32.59 $30.91 $30.06 $28.10 $27.59

 

3.875×9 Postcards (Price per Set)

  1-2 Sets 3-5 Sets 6-9 Sets 10-19 Sets 20-45 Sets 46+ Sets
100# Heavyweight $25.57 $24.21 $22.62 $21.91 $20.10 $19.67
100# Heavyweight Elite Luster $26.52 $25.17 $23.56 $22.86 $21.04 $20.61

 

1-Sided Business Card      
3.375×1.85 | 2.5×2.5*      
Paper Type Quantity (Sets of 25)    
   1-2  3-4  5-20 21+
130# Card Stock $6.09 $5.04 $4.57 $4.10
100# Heavyweight $5.57 $4.52 $4.04 $3.57
100# Heavyweight Linen $6.09 $5.04 $4.57 $4.10
105# Heavyweight Pearl $6.62 $5.57 $5.09 $4.62
80# Heavyweight Watercolor $6.09 $5.04 $4.57 $4.10
100# Heavyweight Elite Lustre $6.88 $5.30 $5.12 $4.65
Sticker Material $4.94 $4.88 $4.25 $3.78

*Square Business Card only available in #130 Card Stock

 

2-Sided Business Card      
3.375×1.85 | 2.5×2.5*      
Paper Type Quantity (Sets of 25)    
   1-2  3-4  5-20 21+
130# Card Stock $7.72 $6.67 $5.93 $5.25
100# Heavyweight $7.19 $6.26 $5.50 $5.07
100# Heavyweight Linen $7.72 $6.67 $5.93 $5.25
105# Heavyweight Pearl $8.24 $7.19 $6.46 $6.04
80# Heavyweight Watercolor $7.72 $6.67 $5.93 $5.25
100# Heavyweight Elite Lustre $8.51 $6.93 $6.35 $6.09

*Square Business Card only available in #130 Card Stock

Folded Business Card  
3.75×4.25 |7.25×2.25  
Paper Type Quantity (Sets of 50)
  1 set 2+ sets
100# Heavyweight $31.51 $23.02
100# Heavyweight Linen $35.41 $25.73
105# Heavyweight Pearl $39.62 $27.07
80# Heavyweight Watercolor $35.41 $25.73
100# Heavyweight Elite Lustre $34.17 $24.35

How do I set up my file?

  1. Use our standard PSD guides for your press product from our website.
  2.  Decide which layers are going to be in Metallic Ink. These layers can be text or graphics in your design.
  3.  For an area of Metallic Ink that matches the swatches seen here, use the RGB values provided.
  4. Save out a JPG of your entire design at the highest image quality (Level 12).
  5. Turn off the layers that aren’t Metallic Ink. Make the remaining layers black. Save out a JPG of only the areas you want metallic at the highest image quality (Level 12).

How do I get my FREE How To Guide?

Click the link here to request a FREE How To Guide to be sent to you!