GICLÉE INFORMATION AND BENEFITS
Put simply it is the latest development in inkjet technology that
produces prints directly from a digital file in quantities and to
such a superb quality that has not been possible or commercially
viable by any other printing process up to now.
There are huge benefits to be gained by using Giclée compared to
traditional lithographic printing.
The opportunity to test market a new image at a realistic price.
Greatly reduced initial costs compared to lithographic printing.
Print the edition as you receive the orders, helps your cash flow
and eliminates storage problems.
There's no obligation to complete the edition, eliminating unsold
Superb range of stocks including canvas combined with much shorter
editions will result in higher perceived value of your prints.
By adding Giclée reproductions to your portfolio you will create a
brand new market for your prints with higher prices than traditional
Papers and Stocks
At present we recommend a choice of many lovely papers and banner materials plus a Canvas
Our papers are great for exhibitions and posters when laminated or Encapsulated
260 GSM Satin and Gloss papers are great for posters and
prints giving a photographic appearance, these can also be
Canvas 420gsm. Polyester cotton mix, gives your prints an authentic
original appearance. All prints on canvas are Liquid Laminated before being
sent out to seal them and give a more authentic appearance.
Somerset watercolour paper 320gsm. A Great paper for those fine arts with more of a parchment appearance.
We have carried out extensive tests to determine the optimum
combination of papers and ink that results in the best possible
range of colours together with the important issue of light
fastness. To that end we have settled on a superb range of
papers combined with Epson inks