Squeezable Self-Standing Dimensional Mailer - 60-Second Fold of the Week
Can a folded mailer have a ... baby brother? There's a pint-sized surprise in this week's episode that highlights a fun and squeezable solution from 3D Paper Graphics in Old Saybrook, Conn. The "Squeeze-It" format was used as an invitation for a grand opening celebration at the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine.
It shipped flat in an A6 envelope, but when squeezed from both sides, it locks into a self-standing dimensional format. Be sure to watch for the "little" surprise at the end of the episode!
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.