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Blog | Colour Clarity – Understanding colour

Colour can be a complicated topic to understand. Colours are created by wavelengths of light received by a human eye. There are 7 million wavelengths which all equate to a different colour so trying to reproduce them all within the print process is a challenge! We understand the frustration that can be caused when the […]

Printing beautiful Christmas wrapping paper with Julie Dodsworth

Julie Dodsworth is an award winning independent designer, retailer and author based in Yorkshire that approached us to produce its unique Christmas wrapping paper. The company ships its designs all across the world and so high quality printing was essential for this project. Working closely with Julie and her team, we understand the product and […]

Blog | Ready for take off? – How to supply the perfect artwork

Preparing your artwork for print can often seem overwhelming with numerous technical terms to consider. To ensure the print reflects the quality of your product and the time you’ve spent on the design, you need to present your artwork to the printers in the best possible way. We understand the printing process may be confusing, […]

Guiding a new business in York through the printing process of their packaging

Brassica and Beyond, a new independent food company based in York, approached us to produce carton wraps for their healthy, vegetable rich pasta sauce products. The company already had their carton design, but they needed to bring it to life with high quality printing that emphasised the vivid colours of the design. We guided Brassica […]

Congratulations Tim!

Tim, our sales manager, successfully completed his second marathon of the year earlier this month as he took part in Plus Net’s York Marathon on Sunday 8th October. He was determined to beat his London time of just over six hours and raise as much money as possible for MNDA. We are very proud of […]

Blog | Taking Stock – How to choose the right paper weight, type and finish for your print

So, your printed materials have been beautifully designed and your artwork is ready to send to print. Now comes the all-important decision about what to print it on and the best paper stock, size and finish to complement the product. You may want to think about what you want the product to say about you […]

Introducing Euan Campbell

We are delighted to introduce a fresh new face to our team, Euan Campbell. Working within print production all of his professional life, Euan joins our team as an Estimator and is eager to get involved with the diverse work we do at Wood Richardson. Euan previously worked in the large scale magazine printing company […]

Working with Henry Farrar to produce a book – ‘A Golden Age in Film’

Earlier this year, we guided Henry Farrar through the printing process of his book, ‘A Golden Age in Film’. The book is a personal account of the BBC’s Film Unit from its foundation until 1989. Henry had a strong emotional attachment to the book and so we worked closely with him to make sure that […]