Embossing is a printing process, which refers to the use of pressure to form a special pattern on the paper or special material surface. The main purpose of embossing on the printed product surface is to emphasize the partial surface of the overall design and highlight the important part position. The overall structure also has rich layers, adding more and stronger artistry. Embossing is an environmentally friendly process, and its production process does not have any pollution. Embossing often used on the book cover, card and package box surface,etc.
Selecting the right paper is also crucial for best quality embossing. The paper thickness and the surface texture will affect the performance of details. Like coated paper, often recommend over 300gsm. For hardcover, mounting gray board on the printing paper is for a more high quality embossing effect. Besides, embossing can combined with spot UV or foil stamping.