Create Awesome Visual Effects in FlexiSIGN & Photoshop

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Filter Forge is a high-end plugin for Adobe Photoshop that gives you the power to create your own filters without any programming knowledge at all. Filters include seamless textures, visual effects, distortions, patterns, backgrounds, frames, and more. Key Features The key features of Filter Forge include the filter editor and a free online library of user-created filters. You can access the library directly from the user interface of Filter Forge. Currently, the library contains more than 12,000 filters. All filters are adjustable, resolution-independent, support real-world HDRI lighting, and most of them can be seamlessly tiled. Also, filters can automatically generate […]

No more chips. No more cartridges.

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No more chips. No more cartridges. August 21 2017 Home office and wide-format printer owners can now refill. 30 Years Verdict Finally Arrives. May 30, 2017, in the Supreme Court of the United States, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, together with 7 Associate Justices, Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Samuel Alito, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan hold that printer makers give up their patent rights upon the first sale of product, domestically or overseas. Chief Justice John G. Roberts: “Take a shop that restores and sells used cars. The business works because the shop can rest assured that, […]

Stop Searching and Find Your Sign Element!

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Stop Worrying Whether Your Design Element is Legal Ever needed a sign design element and spent tons of time searching the internet and then wondering if the image or element is legal???? Stop worrying, SIGNELEMENT has hundreds of thousands of design element, vehicle templates, patterns everything you would ever need in one place! Click this link to check it out and get 10 downloads for FREE!!!! SignElements.com is the world’s only specialist provider of images, vector illustrations, vehicle outlines, vehicle wraps and metallic ready files for the sign industry. Based in London, Ingram Image Ltd and its brands have direct […]

Last Chance for Flexi Training

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Last Chance for Flexi Training on the Queen Mary! Folks this is the very last chance to sign up for FlexiSIGN & Print training on the Queen Mary. We do have a few seats, but they will go first come first serve. Give yourself the gift of knowledge and become a Flexi expert! All graduates will become eligible for membership in the Flexi Graduates Facebook page where we continue to educate and give lots of free stuff for the sign and print shop! WHile we are not associated with the NBM Sign show that weekend, it IS a great opportunity […]

Join the FlexiSIGN Graduates Team

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Join the FlexiSIGN Graduate Team The only way to become a graduate is to take the course! Become a FlexiSIGN graduate team member in the next 30 days by attending one of the seminar below. You’ll never regret this investment! Don’t wait though because most seminar sell out! Here are the next few locations for FlexiSIGN training: July 21, 2017 Long Beach, CA on the Queen Mary sponsoed by DENCO, GraphixDirect and MUTOH! July 24,25, 2017 Dallas, TX Sponsored by Reece Supply July 27,28 2017 San Antonio, TX Sponsored by Reece Supply July 30-Aug 1 2017 Indianapolis, IN Sponsored by […]

Calling All FlexiSIGN Training Graduates

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FlexiSIGN Training Graduates Needed! We are calling all FlexiSIGN training graduates! We have set up a FaceBook group just for you. We want all graduates to become part of this closed group. Enjoy association with other FlexiSIGN graduates. We want all of you to exchange information, help one another and more. In addition, members of this Facebook group will get special opportunities to save on future training materials as well as classes. And we are expanding our offerings right now to include a Color Management Secrets class, as well as wrap classes and more! So, if you have taken a […]

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 […]

MUTOH FlexiSIGN Seminar Huge Success!

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The MUTOH sponsored Flexi seminar was a huge success! Students learned how to use all the features of Flexi SIGN and Print and on day two learned all about Color Management. They found out how to use Flexi to get wide format printers to match monitor colors. Led by world renowned, certified Flexi expert Mark Rugen, and backed by MUTOH America, these students are now graphics professionals with the power to advance their shop to new successes. We want to thank all of them for taking time to attend! But what about you? Don’t you want to join the thousands […]

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 […]