Letterpressed Business Card


This is a business card designed by Kathy Meinhardt – Stars Align Global Brands & Design. It is a 2 color letterpress business card on 220# cranes lettra pearl white paper. Letterpress is the printing process developed by Johannes Gutenberg.... Read More

California Vintage Specialties


We created these labels from the ground up. Not many people know that we offer full design services in addition to the printing we do. Here are pictures of them on the bottles. California Vintage Specialties is a local Davis business that makes traditionally... Read More

California Vintage Specialties


We created these labels from the ground up. Not many people know that we offer full design services in addition to the printing we do. The scope of these labels was to redesign the company logo to new specifications and design five similar, but different... Read More

Anatomy of a Job

Anatomy of a Job

When printed pieces wind up in your hand they are meant to be a seamless end product. Here is a recent brochure put together by the Davis Food Coop. To anyone that receives this it is clear that it is to join the Davis Food Coop. To the employees of... Read More

Clever Trimming


Here is a tri-fold brochure we printed this week. The designer got creative and wanted the top trimmed at an angle. We did it and it turned out great! Love to see other parts of the printing process used to enhance a design.  Read More

Menu Printing & More – Zindagi

menu cover

Printed menus, banners and more for Zindagi Indian Bistro, a new restaurant in Davis. Great food!  They put as much thought and effort into their food as they do the design of their menus and banners. Local business using local printing. We appreciate... Read More

Short Run Book Printing

Short Run Books at The Printer

The next great american novel could be brewing inside any of us. If you have a book you want to publish, but don’t need to make thousands of copies, our digital printing, combined with professional perfect-binding and precision cutter can create... Read More

Wedding Invitations

wedding invites

With all the planning and time put into a wedding, what better way to invite your friends and family than with a beautiful invitation. At The Printer there are two choices for creating a wedding invitation.  One choice is that we can do a completely... Read More

Poster Printing


Business cards and postcards are great to hand to people, but when you need to get someones attention when you are not there a poster is perfect. The Printer has a long history of printing posters. From printing hundreds to thousands on our presses, or... Read More



Adding texture and dimension can bring a design to life. With embossing you have the ability to indent and push the paper into a form.  In the samples below you can see there are different uses.  From giving your logo that extra snap or creating a seal,... Read More