Giclee Prints

We are dedicated to producing the most effective business signs, custom signs, sign displays and creative artwork to “Elevate Your Image to the Next Level”. We have the capacity to analyze and evaluate the most cost effective and efficient way to produce a custom business sign job. We utilize our team of highly skilled crafts people and project managers, our diverse line of innovative sign displays, a state of the art digital printing facility, modern equipment, processes and resources to pull it all together. We’ll give you the attention to detail that you deserve and the marketing you need to increase sales. At Next Level Custom Signs, we pride ourselves in taking your ideas from conception to completion and it’s all done in-house starting with our sales staff, to our graphic design team to sign printing and finally production and sign installation.

We specialize in large format digital printing with a great selection of media from corrugated plastic yard signs to full color building banners. We make business signs for almost any need. We are also your best online source for affordable business signs display products and we can assist you with “sign impact” packages to really make your business signs shine. We manufacture a wide variety of custom signs and sign displays for a multitude of applications and feature an in-house graphic design department. We use all the latest computer-aided sign making equipment, cutting edge technology along with creativity and many years of experience to produce quality cost effective custom signs. Each custom sign and sign display is designed to meet our customers’ specific needs. Our sales staff and designers work directly with our customers, architects, interior designers and general contractors in designing custom sign packages. Contact us today so we can help you reach the “Next Level”.

 

Giclee Prints

The word giclee or zhee-klay, as it is pronounce, refers to a spurt of liquid. It is derived from the French verb ‘gicler’ which means ‘to squirt’.

The term is an introduction to the modern technology in the world of printmaking. When it is giclee, images are generated via scanning digital pictures with high resolution. These pictures are thereafter printed with top quality inks on different surfaces such as photo-base paper, canvas, fine art etc. The giclee process of printing makes sure that the pictures get optimum color accuracy against other methods of printing.

Giclee prints are actually created via utilizing high quality eight-color and twelve-color ink-jet printers. Epson, Hewlett-Packard, MacDermid and Colorspan are some of the major manufacturers of giclee printers. These printers can come out with some amazingly prints in detail. These prints are perfect for the photographic as well as fine art markets. Giclee prints are not Iris prints used in the late 1970’s.

There are several benefits of using giclee prints. Artists who are not able to mass produce their pieces of art can reproduce their work as required or when demanded by their clients. As soon as an image is archived digitally, one can go ahead with other reproductions without having to make much efforts or spending too much money.

If you are looking for mass production, giclee prints are the best option because the up front cost is usually eliminated for an edition in this case. The best part is that archived files would never decrease in quality.

The major advantage of giclee printing is that you can reproduce digital images to any size you desire and on different media. This facility provides the artist the ability to customize prints for a particular client as desired.

When it comes to giclee prints one doesn’t require to compromise on quality. The quality is peerless against gelatin and traditional silver-halide printing processes usually found in photographic galleries, museums and art galleries.

If you are an art lover and have a fetish to purchase different pieces of art, try preferring a giclee print over an original piece of art. You would not regret your decision. There are several reasons to support this claim.

First and foremost, you need to understand what a giclee print really is. As already mentioned here, it is a photograph, watercolor or oil painting that’s reproduced via using an inkjet printer. The image is usually printed on archival paper or canvas using archival pigment inks. Price is the main reason to support the idea of purchasing a giclee print over an original piece of art.

There is another reason. Art can be categorized into two divisions namely; décor art and collector art. In case, you want to decorate your home or office and you want to enhance the overall value of this piece of art with years to come, you can go for original art.

However, if your sole purpose is display and you don’t want your piece of art to be damaged due to environmental changes, go for giclee art. It will imitate the original art in detail and only an expert can make out the difference.

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