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You all know Sarah the customer service rep (and her parrot), but today we’d like to introduce Austin! Austin is a talented designer and bindery master who just moved here from New Mexico. Here we see the two of them working it in a freshly trimmed custom photo frame. These are such a great addition to any party, and surprisingly inexpensive! Contact us today to create a custom photo prop for your next event!
Serve your guests in style with custom printed dinnerware! We created these pieces for a wedding, and they feature a logo created from the bride and grooms initials. What a great way to add an unforgettable personal touch! Available in quantities starting at 100 pieces up to 50,000. Contact us for pricing for your next event!
We created this framed glass sign for Austin High, and we can’t wait to do more projects like this! The peachy background design is printed on one side of the glass, with the lettering printed on the other side. This double sided printing technique gives a natural 3D effect that’s sure to make your graphics pop! We’d also love to see some glass or plexiglass prints displayed with backlighting, let us know if you have an upcoming project that would be a good fit!
Did you know we print directly on foamboard using our flatbed printer? Long gone are the days of printing a poster and spray mounting it to the board. This means foamcore signs are easier for us to produce, and cheaper for you! Foamcore prints are only $6 per square foot, so they make a great temporary signage option for events. These prints were for the Planview Sales Kickoff earlier this year. Don’t they look SUPER awesome?
First impressions, they say, last longer. The first impressions your store makes to passers-by and first-timers tend to matter a lot. It decides if they eventually will patronize you, refer your store to others or just ignore your store altogether. For existing customers, the impression your store continues to make takes a crucial part in deciding if they also will continue patronizing you and invite more customers to your store.
So, how do you have your store make good impressions not only to existing customers but also to passers-by and first-timers? Store front graphics to the rescue. It’s amazing how a sticker turns your storefront into a big billboard. It can create awesome impressions or otherwise leave bad impressions on people.
Since even the smallest detail on the store front graphics can enhance or mar the impression you’re striving to make, how then do you make sure you’ve chosen the most suitable store front graphics for your store? Here are a few factors to consider before choosing your store front graphics.
You have to make sure that the company that will undertake the job of designing – and later setting up the graphics for installation – is above par and up to the task. The company should have experienced and professional graphic designers who will work with you to bring out the effect you have in mind, while also giving you expert opinions along the way so as not to compromise the impression the graphics will make. High quality materials that are durable and fade resistant should be used by the company. The company should have excellent customer and peer reviews and good communication with all parties involved. In this modern age, the company should be using the right inks and best practices for being eco-friendly.
In choosing the perfect store front graphics, consider of all the macros and micros in the details, like the colors to be employed in the design, the fonts, the background, letters capitalization, the style and flow. The color chosen can have a huge impact on the final output. Vibrant colors that attract people naturally and won’t fade overtime should be made use of. The font should be one that will be easily read by anybody who make even the slightest act of glancing at the graphics. For the sake of continuing making the impression even at night, fluorescent lighting, or photo-reactive vinyl may be used; think reflective, backlit, metallic, textured, etc.
For you to get the most suitable store front graphics, consideration must be given to the environment your store is located. How the environment’s weather is like, what kind of people pass by or patronize your store, these are all things you need to scrutinize before deciding on what graphics to use on your store front.
Keep it relevant and up to date. Times change, so do fads. Make sure to keep your graphics current with the market.
The good news is you don’t have to start “Googling” or asking people around just to get the right company. At Global Printing, with the help of creative and experienced graphic designers, we consider all the above factors, what you want as your message and your geo-location to recommend the most suitable materials for your store front graphics for your business. We can help with everything from beginning to end: concept, design, placement, creation and installation of YOUR store front graphics. Contact us today to get started!
We love this brushstroke style acrylic sign from Scripted Ever After, we work with Jamie all the time and she’s one of our favorite customers! She creates custom invitations, menus, signage, gifts, and more- all with beautifully styled lettering and tastefully trendy design elements. She specializes in weddings but can help with any event! Drop her a line and make your next party the most elegant event your friends have seen in years! P.S. Congratulations Nancy & Drew! <3
- By gpsaustin
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- On 6 Mar | '2018
Did you guys know we can create custom printed pillows? It’s true! Custom shape, custom image, whatever you want. Go crazy! Match your decor, make one of your favorite character or mascot, or create your own unique designs to sell you your customers. Personally, I love log. My log pillow says custom pillows are a great idea. Contact us with your ideas and we’ll get you some pricing!