Opposite of embossing.
This is where we compress the sheet leaving a deep blind impression.
Metal dies are used for this too.
If you would like a little extra we can heat the die up and really iron out the paper!!
Creative Letterpress Inc. 737 North Lake Street, Burbank, California 91502
Edge Gilding, Gold Edges letterpress wedding invitations
The act of raising a piece of art up from the surface of the stock.
We use actual metal photoengravings to give you the sharpest embossing possible on the paper you have chosen.
Doug is an accomplished engraver and can help you make sure that your design will give you the desired effect.