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10/26/2017

The reality of commercial embroidery is such that digitized logos will often work perfectly in a test environment but when it comes to production the wheels will fall off the bus and edits will be required.  Take a look at the image below. The top sample is straight off a sample machine.  The bottom logo [...]

Welcome To Cora’s Corner, where every month I am going to help you with your artwork issues. This month I would like to discuss why trade shows are necessary to attend when you are considering artwork issues and requirements. I just attended the SGIA Trade Show in New Orleans. It’s the largest printing industry trade [...]

I think one of the biggest areas of confusion in the Apparel Decorating Industry is a clear definition of what Vector Art really is and how it is used to print on apparel.  Unfortunately Vector Art is a term that has been commoditized the way Kleenex is used to describe all brands of facial tissue.   [...]

09/26/2017

Welcome To Cora’s Corner, where every month I am going to help you with your artwork issues. This month I would like to discuss doing custom work. Custom means to create unique artwork that fits a specific customer’s needs. In a recent report done by Research and Markets Research Store they stated, “custom t-shirt printing [...]

Welcome To Cora’s Corner, where every month I am going to help you with your artwork issues. This month I would like to discuss things to consider while designing and printing your garments. DESIGNING Tips that are especially important to keep in mind when designing for t-shirts. Some of them are more or less unique [...]

 Greetings from the Great Southwest…I hope my message finds all of you well as we prepare to enter the busy holiday season.  Here at Qdigitizing things will be busy from now through the second week in December when things will start to slow down.  During this period if you have any special requests please do [...]

07/26/2017

Embroidery backings come in many different weights, colors, textures and special features like adhesive or heat sensitive. While all of these backings are different they all serve one purpose, to stabilize the material on which you will embroider your design. Let me dispel with one myth right away. There is no one single backing that [...]

Welcome To Cora’s Corner, where every month I am going to help you with your artwork issues. This month I would like to discuss what are manual halftones and what are automatic halftones. The simplified answer about the difference between the two is, Manual halftones are created in the design before output and Automatic halftones use [...]

Greetings everyone, I hope everyone out there is having a fantastic  summer.  Before I say anything else let me take a moment to thank each of you for making Qdigitizing a success.  Without you guys, we are just a web site.  We don’t get a chance to say it enough so I want you to know [...]

Welcome To Cora’s Corner, where every month I am going to help you with your artwork issues. This month I would like to discuss what can help you use your time more efficiently. We’ve discussed this before, however it bears repeating. Knowledge needs to be updated too. Wasted Time, Expense and Opportunities! One of the [...]

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