blind embossing


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blind embossing

[¦blīnd em′bȯs·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
A design that is stamped on a material to give the effect of a bas-relief without ink or gold leaf.
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Covering textures, paper and metal projects, illustration and print making, this volume includes information on specific techniques such as patinas, splatter painting, blind embossing, found art collage, linoleum blocks and transfer images, as well as extensive discussions of materials and tools for art projects.
Unique textures make the papers well suited to finishing applications like blind embossing and hot foil stamping.
Customized printing processes, including engraving, letterpress, thermography, blind embossing and flat and digital printing, are also available.