T-Cross Spinner Business Card: 60-Second Fold of the Week
Designed and produced entirely in-house at SunDance in Orlando, Fla., this business card features shimmery raised print and a die cut that reveals a spinnable version of the SunDance logo. Take it apart, and you'll see that it's actually a T-Cross format that could easily translate into an engaging brochure solution as well. Trish will show you how it's done!
How was the T-Cross Spinner Business Card produced?
Folding Style: Modified T-Cross
Design and Print: SunDance, Orlando, Fla.
Paper: Neenah Classic Crest Smooth Solar White 80-lb. Cover
Size: flat: 7x4.625˝; folds to 3.625x2˝
Production: Printed on an HP Indigo 7600 digital press with variable data personalization
Finishing: Diecut/Score, matte laminate 2 sides, plus spot raised UV on MGI JETvarnish 3D, eyelet, hand fold and assemble. 7,000 qty.
Budget Rating: Moderate-High
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.