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  • NostalgiaSeeker
    Reply to How does my restaurant flyer and church ad banner look?
    NostalgiaSeeker
    These were ideas in my head that I made for fun not to be implemented in any way. Yes the banner is meant to be seen on a computer and because I had to screenshot both it looks smaller than it actually...
    Today, 01:10 AM
  • PrintDriver
    Reply to How does my restaurant flyer and church ad banner look?
    PrintDriver
    How far away and in what situation do you expect that banner to be read? Lots of tiny type (unless you mean banner ad on a website.)
    The call to action "Come to know Christ," I get that...
    Yesterday, 10:55 PM
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    Reply to My resume need feedback.
    NostalgiaSeeker
    I know, I just thought since graphic designers are artists and are free to express the creativity to a building that houses and nurtures the skill and gets more profit from that skill. One should be able...
    Yesterday, 10:49 PM
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    Reply to My resume need feedback.
    B
    Lots of HR departments scan in resumes and covert them to searchable text using OCR. Your resume wouldn't work for that. It might catch an art director's eye or appeal to a business owner who was impressed...
    Yesterday, 10:07 PM
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    Reply to Don't Work for Free - Read this post from a Craigslist Artist
    UtahRugbyGuy
    So happy this thread is still alive. Every chance any of you get, you should point artists, designers and clients to it because sometimes business people don't realize they are insulting designers by...
    Yesterday, 09:40 PM

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  • maroon

    i am in search for a dark pantone maroon....basically a one color print. i am having a hard time finding one dark enough. i am wondering if i need to go to full color and mix it myself. any suggestions on good maroons...and then finding it in the countless swatches.
    caleb
    Its not "Mitch-ed" stupid....its Me-Show.

  • #2
    1817 is pretty dark. Also try 7421.

    If they aren't dark enough, set it as one of those for now, find a paint chip or a sample of the maroon you want from somewhere else and ask the printer to match your sample colour.

    When does a maroon become a brown???

    That sounds like the first line for a joke...
    It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?" Winnie the Pooh

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    • #3
      if i bring in a paint chip....will i be charged for more than one color?
      Its not "Mitch-ed" stupid....its Me-Show.

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      • #4
        If you are only using 1 colour, you should charged for 1 colour.

        You might be charged for mixing a custom colour. We don't charge more when we have to match a colour to a sample, but who knows, it's more work, so they are entitled to charge if you are fussy about a colour.
        It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?" Winnie the Pooh

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        • #5
          i suggested for the client to go by a print store and look at their pantone color swatches so he can see how they print. pantone is always one color right?
          Its not "Mitch-ed" stupid....its Me-Show.

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          • #6
            1 Pantone colour is 1 colour when printing offset.

            ...If they happen to print digitally or on their printer at home, the colour will convert to CMYK and therefore be 4 colour.
            It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?" Winnie the Pooh

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