Tag - Digital Printing

Meet Felix Wijaya, CEO & Co-Founder of Chroma Imaging

A few months ago, Felix Wijaya from Chroma Imaging approached us about becoming a Design Pool partner. We were struck right away by Felix's enthusiasm. He is passionate about the company he co-founded with his wife, and his energy is infectious. Just as Design Pool has had to pivot because of everything 2020 threw at us, so has Chroma Imaging. They are eager to expand into new markets and we are excited by all the different printing capabilities...

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The Evolution of Printing; a Discussion with Design Pool, Spoonflower & Prima-Tex

In case you missed it, Kristen recently participated in a panel discussion hosted by Cary Sherburne, Senior Editor at What They Think, entitled Industry 4.0 and The Evolution of Printing. Joining Kristen on the panel were Kerry King, Senior Vice President of Research and Development at Spoonflower, and Jonathan Tio, CEO of Prima-Tex Industries. Their discussion centered around printing technology, both analog and digital, and the digital transformation in manufacturing.     As digital technology has evolved, the printing industry has...

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Digital Textile Printing Inks, Everything You Need to Know

DigitDigital printing on textiles has opened the door for a new level of accessibility for designers, as well as consumers. Technology is improving quickly and customization is only going to become more and more common. To best understand this technology, it's helpful to know as much as possible about the materials and processes used. There are several different types of inks and techniques for digitally printing textiles, and each has its own set of pros and cons. There are 4...

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Advanced Digital Textiles Answers All Our Printing Questions

The technology of digital textile printing is changing at an incredible pace. As technology improves, so does capability and quality. It truly is an exciting time in the print-on-demand industry. With advances happening at breakneck speed, it's a challenge to stay up to date. But before you even get to that, you need to know the basics of digital printing for textiles. At Advanced Digital Textiles, we use cutting edge technology to digitally print on a range of fabrics...

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Create Your Own Color Reference Library

How do you make sure you get the right color from print run to print run? For us, it's communicating with our printer and giving them a very clear reference from our color reference library. Whether printing on-demand or with traditional methods, the more clear you can be from the start, the better the outcome will be. Everyone's eyes perceive color a bit differently. Words can fall flat when describing color. To avoid any ambiguity about what you mean...

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Print-on-Demand Terms to Know

The world of print-on-demand technology is an exciting corner of the world to hang out in, and it's growing exponentially. As technology improves, the opportunities to use this technology have been opening up. Yet, it can also be a little intimidating to enter and confusing if you're not up on what all the terminology means. We put together a handy list for you of a few of the basics terms to get you started. SubstrateSubstrates are the base material...

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Let’s Be Partners

Did you recently invest in a digital printer? Do you have a super cool new product but don’t have a design staff? Do you see print-on-demand as a forward-thinking and sustainable way of doing business in the future? If you answered yes to any of these questions, we would love to talk to you about becoming partners.    We launched Design Pool in part because we were inspired by how print-on-demand technology was expanding exponentially. As new printers came into the...

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Digital Textile Printing, ITNH Explains the Basics

From high print resolutions to limitless creative possibilities, digital textile printing opens up a world of opportunities for DIYers and businesses both small and large. But the textile printing process can be a bit more comprehensive than printing on materials like vinyl or paper, so it’s important to have a solid grasp of the basics. Take a look at our overview below to get a general understanding of the process.   Ink Chemistry The most important thing to understand about digital textile...

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