How about some FlexiSIGN training on the Queen Mary?

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FlexiLIVE Tour comes to the Queen Mary on July 21 2017 Givemehelp.com will host a FlexiLIVE Tour event on the QueenMary. Seating is limited, so if you are going to attend, you should sign up right now! Sign up before June 25 and get $25 off! Use Coupon Code JUNE25QM This is not a boring PowerPoint session, rather it is a learning session with the latest version of Flexi! We not only teach but show you real shop examples! This seminar is great for ANY version of Flexi and ANY level of user. Hundreds of former students will tell you, […]

Flexi User Gets Hit by Ransomware

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Dont think ransomware is a problem? I don’t know how it happened, but a Texas sign shop got hit. watch this video! Just last weekend 200,000 computers in 150 countries were hit in a global cyber attack. Experts in East Texas said ransomware is already here, and it’s time to take precaution. A mother and small business owner in mount pleasant said she thought it was a joke, until she lost everything. “I had no idea what ransomware was,” business owner Carla Martin said. Martin is the owner of Sign Express in Mount Pleasant. She’s been designing artwork for more […]

What is Soft Proofing & Why Does It Matter in Wide Format Printing?

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What is Soft Proofing & Why Does It Matter in Wide Format Printing? Everyone wants to match what they see on the monitor with the output from a wide format printer. Sadly, few accomplish this. Part of a well-managed color system is the ability to soft proof, or change the monitor colors display so they reflect printer output. Let’s learn a little more about this and maybe teach you how to do it properly. Step 1: Calibrate and Profile Your Monitor The very first start is to make sure your monitor is telling you the truth about color. Sure it’s […]

Signs Plus Banners Graduates 25 New Flexi Professionals

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Signs Plus Banners hosted a FlexiLIVE seminar May 5th and 25 new graphics professionals were born! Wow what a great seminar! We covered lots of features in just 6 hours, and then the next day we had an open house that was packed! Totally successful two days. If you want to deal with a good reseller in the Minnesota area these are your guys~! Why not check out their website for other great deals! Just click the image. Want to know where we will be next? Use this link. Chicago, IL Ft. Lauderdale, FL Wharton, NJ Where do you want […]

Dr. Flexi to Demo New FlexiSign & Print Features at ISA 2017

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Dr. Flexi will demo New FlexiSIGN & PRINT Features at ISA 2017 Dr. Flexi, Mark Rugen with Givemehelp.com, will demonstrate new Flexi SIGN & Print features at this years ISA show in booth 4375 for SA International, the makers of FlexiSIGN. New features you say? Here are just SOME of the highlights, but you really need to go to the show to see them all!   How about support for engravers! Ok, get those table top engravers working! Use all the design features that you’ve come to know and love and then add tool paths. Use the advanced features for […]

10 Tips for Designing Vehicle Wraps with Adobe Illustrator

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10 Tips for Designing Vehicle Wraps with Adobe Illustrator Posted on January 24, 2012 by ImageSmith Adobe Illustrator is a great tool for designing vehicle wraps, and with the help of Adobe PhotoShop you can achieve beautiful, high impact results. Perhaps the most important tip for the designer is to begin with an accurate template and work closely with your print provider to follow their required guidelines. Installation and print considerations can sometimes trump an interesting design idea when it comes down to the practicality of applying images on vinyl to metal. Below are 10 tips to bear in mind […]

FlexiSIGN & Color Management Training March 24,25 2017 Atlanta, GA

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 CS Supply will host a two-day FlexiLIVE training seminar on March 24 and 25 in Atlanta, GA. This is a really special event! This course will include Color Management Training! It is so special, the class will likely fill up fast, so you really need to sign up now: http://www.cssignsupply.com/wp/flexi-academy-training-march-24-25-2017/

Young entrepreneurs: Turning a hobby into a business

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WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports- CHARLOTTE, Vt. –Vinyl decals are essential on race cars. They’re used for identification numbers, logos for sponsors and even the driver’s name. But when costs started to rise, one young driver in Vermont decided to make them himself. Richard Lowrey races cars for a hobby, alongside his dad. A few years ago, he decided to start designing his own car graphics. “I can do this by myself. I can make it look good. I don’t need to contract a third party in order to bring someone in and do this for me,” Lowrey […]

13 Helpful Resources for Color Palette Inspiration

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Christopher Gimmer September 20, 201613 Helpful Resources for Color Palette Inspiration When it comes to graphic design, color plays an important role. In fact, selecting a great color palette is one several graphic design tips we advocate. But if you’re not a designer, you might be a little low on inspiration. Not to worry… In this post, we’ve curated a killer list of resources for color palette inspiration. Now you’ll never run out of colors ever again. Let’s dive in! 1. Colour Lovers Colour Lovers offers over 1 million user-generated color palettes to inspire your design. What’s great about this […]