Hexagonal Snake Fold Mailer - 60-Second Fold of the Week
This week, we're taking the Snake Fold to new heights! Designed by Jeremy Carrus of CPG for client Butler Manufacturing, this rare and engaging hexagonal-shaped Snake Fold is the perfect choice to build buzz for an annual sales meeting. Skillfully produced on a 40˝ Komori press at James Printing in Kansas City, this exciting mailer is sure to impress!
How was the Hexagonal Snake Fold Mailer produced?
Folding Style: Hexagonal Snake Fold
Design: Jeremy Carrus for CPG, St. Louis
Print Production: James Printing, North Kansas City, Mo.
Client: Butler Manufacturing
Paper: Sappi Flo Gloss 80-lb Cover
Size: Folded - 6.375x6.375˝; Flat - 18.5x18.5˝
Production: Printed on a Komori 40" offset press, die-cut and score, hand fold.
Budget Rating: Moderate
Trish Witkowski shares her super-cool folding samples and helpful production tips. View the “60-second Super-cool Fold of the Week” archive at www.foldfactory.com.
Trish Witkowski is Chief Folding Fanatic at the online community foldfactory.com. She holds a bachelor of fine arts degree in graphic design and a master of science degree in Graphic Arts Publishing from Rochester Institute of Technology's School of Printing Management and Sciences (now the School of Print Media).
An award-winning designer, Trish held the position of creative director for a Baltimore-based agency for six years, and has taught design and desktop publishing at the college level. She has a specialized expertise in the area of folding and is the creator of the FOLDRite™ system, a 2004 GATF InterTech™ Technology Award winner.
Trish frequently publishes articles for graphic arts industry publications, and has written three books on the topic of folding: A Field Guide to Folding, Folding for the Graphic Arts: A Teacher's Handbook, and FOLD: The Professional's Guide to Folding.