Sustainable Printing News

Sample. Magazine 002 - Packaging Design

For this second issue of Sample. we look at the process of packaging design – how many prototypes are made, what materials are used, how designers ensure balance across the package. Order now at: www.samplemagazine.com.au/shop

 

Sample. Magazine

We are excited to announce the publication of our first design magazine! Sample. is a resource to showcase a selection of the best print design projects from around the world. Order now at: www.samplemagazine.com.au/shop

 

Alison Turnbull - '90s' nostalgia gift cards

Melbourne-based graphic designer and artist Alison Turnbull recently launched her new range of prints and greeting cards. Fans of 90s nostalgia will love them.

 

Photoshop Tutorial - Enhancing an Image for Print

It only takes a couple of minutes and a few little tricks to enhance an image for print. Print Together has made a tutorial on how to enhance an image for print in Photoshop.

 

Design Trends

We love watching design grow and change in Melbourne, and we've noticed some techniques that we believe could be the trends of this year. Whether it's a new website header, fresh detail on your company logo or a complete re-brand, your graphics will benefit from the inclusion of some of the following.

 

In conversation with Donna Luckman - CEO of the Alternative Technology Association

Print Together had a chat with Donna Luckman, CEO of the Alternative Technology Association. We discussed what happens at the ATA, their Renew and Sanctuary magazines, their work in East Timor, and how people can get involved.  

 
 

Melbourne International Design Week

Melbourne International Design Week recognises and celebrates international design excellence. The event showcases outstanding design from Australia and around the world. 

 
Melbourne Zoo

Don't Palm Us Off - palm oil and its effect on our world

Deforestation in Southeast Asia is threatening the orangutan population with extinction. The Don't Palm Us Off campaign hopes to arrest this problem by tackling the unscrupulous palm oil industry.

 

In conversation with Claudia Rowe - Atlas Jones Publishing

Print Together had a chat with Claudia Rowe, a self publishing author and illustrator based in Castlemaine. We discussed her inspirations, the process of creating a book, and self publishing. 

 
 

In conversation with Michael Harris - The Environment Shop

The team at The Environment Shop are experts in commercial and residential energy solutions. The company have broad experience working with renewable energy, water conservation and climate control system. 

 
Melbournalia

Melbournalia

Melbournalia is an online and real-world retailer that champions good design and unique crafts from Melbourne's creative scene.

 
Deforestation

Deforestation, a modern day plague

Environmentally friendly printing and using recycled paper is at the core of our business. But why is it so important to us? Learn the facts about the harm deforestation causes.