With many things to consider when making a magazine the ultimate goal is preparing yourself for actually printing it off in the end. For me this wasn’t something I had truly thought about until a bit later. With the main objective of creating this magazine first and worry about it later was my original idea. It wasn’t until we took a trip to Picton Press in Perth that I started to truly understand the importance of printing. To have knowledge of how different mediums and projects are printed will be something that I can take with me for the rest of my career in design.
So, there’s only one way to print something, right? Wrong, there are several methods to print your project, this include:
Letterpress, this was one of the first methods and is basically a big stamp to place on paper or other material. This process took a long time to do as each page had to be setup by hand, through placing these metal letter