One or two colors
Due to changes in technology most printed work today is created using four “process” colours — cyan, magenta, yellow and black. These are used to approximate the full spectrum of colours. Using solid colour inks or just printing in black can add emphasis and power to a printed piece.
Printing this playbill in one colour, lowered the cost of a small project and added to the retro feel of the design.
Two spot colours, an orange and a green, blend together to create a bookmark which has the visual impact of solid colour and some of the nuance of full colour.
Printed on a cream flocked paper, with a yellow and a bluish purple spot colours blended to create a strong image which feels visually natural.