Author: Fred Hess

The holiday season is almost here, so it’s time to prepare for the craziness that is sure to ensue. One task that people and businesses tend to stress about is sending out their holiday greeting cards. What should they look like? Where should we get them printed? When should we send them? These are but a few of the questions that buzz around in everyone’s minds whenever holiday cards are mentioned. We want to help alleviate some of that stress by providing you with some tips for designing holiday greeting cards.

Books and booklets are some of the best ways to share information. While many of these can be found online, nothing beats cracking open a book and flipping through its pages while you read. Despite the popularity of the Internet, printed books and booklets are still used every...

In a world dominated by the Internet, many businesses are pushing printed marketing materials to the wayside in favor of embracing the move toward digital marketing. However, print marketing is still an effective means of marketing because printed materials can engage customers in ways that digital marketing cannot. The tri-fold brochure is a type of print marketing that stands out from the rest because of the great benefits it provides.

Jenna Mays is our newest graphic designer. She has been with us since September and has done some amazing work in the time she’s been here. One of her favorite projects has been designing stickers to go in the center of vinyl records for bands that have sold out shows at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium. Specifically, she had the opportunity to create a sticker for one of her favorite bands, Shinedown.

We’ve all received t-shirts with company logos or the names of events printed on them, but do you know how that image is transferred onto the shirt? The process is called screen printing. This process can be a little difficult to master, but it can yield beautiful results. Acme Printing recently purchased a Riley 350 6 Color 6 Station Screen Printing Press, a state-of-the-art manual press, to help us achieve high-quality custom screen printings with a faster turnaround time.