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Re: [BKARTS] metallic photocopies



I also use the Paper Direct stuff, but I've only used it on paper and not
fabric. It works fine.

Buck

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dave Allen" <allen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, March 14, 2003 12:50 PM
Subject: Re: metallic photocopies

> Eric,
> Using a Laser printer to add foil highlights to is probably the technique
that you are looking for available from:
> http://www.expectdiscounts.com/laserfoil.html
> A friend of mine uses
http://www.paperdirect.com/PaperDirect_PF401/productDetail.asp?superprodid=2
687
> While he does most of his work on paper he has used the foil on T shirts
as well. I have also gold foiled on thin leather run through my old Laserjet
IIP
> Dave
>
> At 12:15 PM 14/03/03 -0500, you wrote:
> >I remember a product from several years ago which you could iron over a
> >photocopy which would leave a metallic (or plain color) adhered to where
> >there was any toner.  Doing a websearch, the only thing I came up with
was a
> >product by Letraset called "Omnicrom,"
> ><http://www.letraset.com/us/template3.asp?catid=104> but the description
> >says it is to be used with an "Omnicrom Machine" (sounds very ominous,
> >doesn't it?).  Does anyone know what Omnicrom is?  Or does anyone know
what
> >other products can achieve this effect?
> >
> >Thanks for any leads,
> >Eric
> >
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