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As much fun to give as it is to get!

Our Mixed Media Collabrative Group had a recent challenge to swap envelopes …we designed enough to trade…fun exchange!

Not only was it fun to recieve them at our meeting but now they can go in the mail and be a surprise to someone else! 108 more words


Review: The Smithsonian Book of Books ~ Michael Olmert

Through more than 300 glorious illustrations from library collections around the globe, you’ll discover a wealth of book lore in these pages and gain a new appreciation for the role of books in human society, from our earliest attempts at writing and recording information to the newest electronic books; from sumptuous illuminated and bejeweled medieval manuscripts to Gutenberg and the invention of movable type; from the diverse arts and crafts of bookmaking to the building of magnificent libraries for housing treasured volumes; from the ancient epic of Gilgamesh to the plays of Shakespeare and the tales of Beatrix Potter; and from the earliest illustrated books to revolutionary science texts. 331 more words

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Swarovski 3D Printed Model Fashions – Made With 3D Printing | 3D Printing Channel Videos 3D Printers Services Technology

3D Printing Channel is your source for 3D printing videos and articles on the new technology of additive manufacturing, 3D printers, digital fabrication, 3-D printed objects, startups and businesses providing consulting and services to the 3D printing industry. 6 more words

3D Printing Industry – How Big Is It? Where is the 3D Printing Industry Going?

FORT COLLINS, COLORADO, USA, August 19, 2014—Wohlers Associates, Inc. expects worldwide revenues from the additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry to reach $12.8 billion by 2018. 125 more words

Can print industry consolidation work

I am a keen reader of business sites focusing on tech start-ups. These small companies often come from nothing and hit big dollars quickly. I keep track of my favourite companies to learn what I can from their (usually young) CEOs and whether they are successes like BigCommerce or noble failures like 99Dresses, you can always learn something about building a business. 640 more words


Trying to buy

The first time I tried to buy a printing business was over ten years ago. I had a market in two-colour work and NCR that was fast disappearing and I figured the best way to move into the four-colour market was to buy a press with an operator and some sales in place. 626 more words


Ageing blues

The proposal to lift the pension age to 70 is not good news for those in the print industry, and should be strongly resisted

The Federal Budget is coming up and plenty of ideas are being run up the flagpole. 763 more words