Printing & Papers
Giclee (zhee-klay) Printing
Images are printed with archival quality inks onto various substrates which include acid-free canvas, fine art and photo papers. Giclee prints are created using professional 8 to 12-Color ink-jet printers. This printing process provides better color accuracy than other means of reproduction making it the perfect choice fine art photograhy.
Quality : The quality of the giclee print rivals traditional silver-halide and gelatin printing processes and is commonly found in museums and galleries around the world. Giclee prints are incredibly detailed and highly sought after in the contemporary fine art market.
Advantages : Giclee prints are beneficial to artists who do not want to mass produce their work, allowing them to reproduce their art as needed without compromising quality. The prohibitive up-front cost of mass production for an edition is eliminated. and archived files will not deteriorate in quality as negatives and film inherently do. Images can also be reproduced to almost any size and onto various media, giving the artist the ability to customize prints for a specific client.
Fine Art Papers
We primarily use the Hahnemühle Collection of Digital Fine Art Papers. HP Hahnemühle® Watercolour Paper is a high-quality, acid-free paper perfect for professional digital fine art reproduction. The natural white material contains 50% cotton rag content for added strength and durability. GUARANTEES ARCHIVAL STANDARDS.
A white, 100% cotton paper – guarantees archival standards. The mould-made watercolour paper features a distinct textured surface. With its premium matt inkjet coating William Turner meets the highest industry standards regarding density, colour gamut, colour graduation and image sharpness while preserving the special touch and feel of genuine art paper. William Turner is ideal for reproductions of traditional artworks and also for striking and expressive photo reproductions.
German Etching 310 gsm
German Etching – a white, 100% α-cellulose paper – Photographic and fine art reproduction complying with highest archival standards, The mould-made etching paper features a distinct textured surface. With its premium matt inkjet coating German Etching meets the highest industry standards regarding density, colour gamut, colour graduation and image sharpness while preserving the special touch and feel of genuine art paper.
Bamboo 290 gsm
90% Bamboo fibre · 10% Cotton · natural white,Bamboo is the world’s first digital fine art inkjet paper made from bamboo fibres. Bamboo represents spirituality, naturalness and resource-saving paper production. Particularly suitable for warm-toned colour and monochrome prints, Bamboo really highlights the sensuality of images.
Hahnemühle Protective Spray
The Hahnemühle Protective Spray offers incredible protection for your valuable ink-based images. This odorless spray seals the printed surfaces and protects them from dirt, fingerprints and moisture. It increases the water-resistance of printouts and protects images from fading caused by UV rays.The Protective Spray is fast-drying and does not turn yellow. It is completely transparent and has no influence whatsoever on the original colours of the paper.
We have our artworks printed on archival canvas here in Australia. The canvas prints are sprayed with a high quality, protective laminate that is designed to ensure the artwork lasts longer than us. This laminate stops fading from UV light for over 75 years and is almost waterpoof. It can be easily cleaned and it also stops dust collecting on the archival print.
2. Canvas prints offer you huge flexibility in terms of sizes.
We can create just about any sized limited edition print to suit your space.
3. Once hanging on the wall, there is no annoying reflection
from the glasst hat is present in traditionally framed photos.
4. Canvas prints are far lighter than traditionally framed prints.
They are also easier to transport when you move house.
5. Canvas prints are unique, distinctive and look fantastic on just about any wall.
6. Canvas prints make great collectable gifts which can be enjoyed for a lifetime.
7. Because of the internal frame they are ready to hang, saving time and money on additional framing services