blind stamping

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blind stamping

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) bookbinding an impression on a book cover without using colour or gold leaf. Also called: blind blocking
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The artist has used the meditative techniques of photolithography and blind embossing on paper to create a set of seven prints based on old photographs capturing her close relationship with her mother.
Blind embossing occurs when dampened paper runs through the press with no ink, allowing the paper to mould to the 'hills and valleys' of the plate.
In addition, the banknote also Incorporates the dynamic colourshift RollingStar windowed security thread feature, SPARK[R] Live, iridescent ink, intaglio print and latent image, blind embossing, a visually impaired feature, microtext, and UV features.
Being a wet strength (WS) label paper, it is suitable for returnable bottles, yet it delivers excellent quality print, hot foil and blind embossing results as well as running and punching properties.
Extra deep embossing and blind embossing add an appealing tactile quality that promotes consumer interaction.