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Why Green and Orange are the New Colors of Print Production

Almost overnight, Green and Orange ink has shaken things up a bit in large format printing, and not just for Roland DGA, but for the industry as a whole. See why you no longer have to make do with "near enough” or "it'll do" color with these opinions from Roland DGA customers and print experts. 

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4 Great Reasons to Start a Home Based Business Infographic

If you're thinking of starting a home based business, take a look at some easy-to-absorb facts about the many benefits and advantages of running your own business. Get inspired to be your own boss with eye-opening data and info in this fun infographic that offers four great reasons why you should start a home-based business today.

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A-to-Z of Printing: “T” is for Ties, Scarves, and Bandana Accessories

From fashion items like bow ties and scarves, to an essential new need for bandanas and face accessories, get inspired to tap into a whole new world of custom accessories with this revealing blog post about the latest dye-sublimated applications.

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A-to-Z of Printing: “S” is for Sales Signs and Store Signs

For owners of Roland DG eco-solvent printers, UV flatbed printers and dye-sublimation printers, making stand-out signs and banners that impress your clients and their customers is simply second nature.The following sign examples highlight some quick sales signs as well as sophisticated signage that users are able to create with large format Roland DG print technology.

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A-to-Z of Printing: “R” is for “Ready-Made Blanks”— See Some Profitable New Customization Ideas

See some profitable new customization ideas in product blank printing for UV flatbed, direct-to-garment, and laser engraving— no longer limited to phone cases, mugs, and keychains, discover some new and unique blank products for your Roland DG devices to amaze and delight customers.  

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'Twas the Personalization Before Christmas

Read a special holiday poem about print customization at the Roland DG Holiday Workshop with Texart XT-640 dye-sublimation printer, VersaUV flatbed printer, and BT-12 direct-to-garment printer.

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Getting Rad with Luggage Tags at Adobe MAX 2019

Roland DG was at Adobe MAX 2019 to show designers, artists, photographers and other creative attendees how to turn their designs and artwork into profitable products with Roland DG technology. This year, we showcased our brand-new VersaUV LEF2-300 flatbed printers in the Adobe booth in the Community Pavilion. We printed on acrylic luggage tags for thousands of eager attendees who wanted a special custom souvenir to take home from the creatively energizing and inspiring Adobe MAX show.

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Getting Experimental with UV Printing at Imaginarium Artcademy 2019

The artists at this year’s Imaginarium Artcademy workshop consisted of traditional artists, gallery consultants, multimedia artists, photographers and art educators. They were all excited to get hands-on experience with Roland DG UV technology— focusing on using White and Gloss UV inks as design elements and applying them to artwork as unique textures. Some of the artwork this year was particularly experimental and unique. Read this blog to see some of the stunning results. 

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4 Things Artists Need to Know for Business Success

To become successful, artists have to not only master their craft, but also be active in the art community, attend gallery shows, art events, and build relationships in the business. However, there are even more practical steps that artists and photographers can take, and investments they can make to grow their business. After speaking with Roland DG Imaginarium Artcademy instructor and phenomenally successful artist, Bonny Lhotka, we can share some specific things fine artists can do to achieve greater success.

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