Print Dictionary

Print Process
The application of metallic or pigmented foil to a solid surface using a heated die, which makes the foil permanently adhere to the surface...
Case bound books are typically sewn or perfect bound first, then encased with a separately made hard or soft cover.
Print Process
Offset printing is a commonly used printing technique in which the inked image is transferred from a plate to a rubber blanket, then to...
Materials + Techniques
Two color halftones that use two screens at two different angles and two colors of ink on two different plates to create more depth and contrast.


From templates, to forms to detailed product information, you'll be able to find all of the extra resources you'll ever need in this section. 

Easily create print ready files for pre-converted Mohawk products using our templates.
Not sure what digital press works best for a Specialty Digital Substrate? These charts will give you in-depth recommendations and guidelines.

Need a quick print-out that'll give you a glance at what certain grades have to offer? We've got it!

Ask Mohawk

The Ask Mohawk Series are in-depth resources that give you all the details you'd ever need to know about paper, envelopes and printing. From teaching you the process on how paper is made, to tips on how to print digitally or offset and to even to walking you through the construction of an envelope, these guides are great tools to continue your paper education.  


Designed for ease of use, Mohawk’s swatchbooks are the ultimate paper specification tool for printers, designers and anyone who needs to discover the power of textured and colored paper from Mohawk.