Fwd: Fwd: Re: Designations for spine #9 + "blindstamped"

John Krygier jbkrygie at owu.edu
Wed Dec 15 17:15:56 EST 2004


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> From: "Barnaby Rudge Booksellers - ABAA" <main at barnabyrudge.com>
> To: <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
> Subject: Re: Fwd: Re: Designations for spine #9 + "blindstamped"
> Date: Wed, 15 Dec 2004 13:37:05 -0800
>
> Embossing is a raised impression. It can be blind embossed or done 
> with =
> ink or foil. De-embossed or debossed which it is sometimes called is 
> an =
> indentation  into the book. This also can be done blind or with ink or 
> =
> foil.
>
>
> Here is an official definition:
>
> Definition: In debossing an image such as a logo, a title, or other =
> design is heat-pressed into the surface of the paper with a die, =
> creating depressions rather than raised impressions as in embossing. 
> The =
> same technques used for embossing - blind, foil, and ink - can be used 
> =
> with debossing to create visual effects and texture. Debossing can be =
> done on hard and soft covers.=20
>  Thanks,
>
> =20
>
> Ed Postal
>
> Barnaby Rudge Booksellers
>
> 1445 Glenneyre St.
>
> Laguna Beach, CA 92651
>
> Toll Free (866)840-5900
>
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