Comics & Other Books
Comics are traditionally done thru an offset printing process; Amica specializes in high quality, affordable Comic Books printed full color 4/4 collated, folded, and bound usually with a two-staple saddle-stitch, but not always. Comic Books are comprised of three simple parts: size, binding and paper stock. The way a comic feels in your hands, the colors, and even the type of paper used on a traditional Comic book is important. We provide you an affordable way to print your Comic Book, so if you’re an artist looking for an affordable way to print your own comic book, look no further, we are Comic printing company who love comics.
Festival book is a book produced in connection with a celebration such as a coronation or wedding. It is normally the official publication of the event. Festival books are popular often containing plates with illustrations in addition to text and can be distributed to participants as souvenirs.
Pop-up books are a specific types of novelty, movable book. Cut-out illustrations are designed to stand up in three dimensions from the surface of a book when the book is opened or a tab is pulled. The book folds flat again when the page is turned or the tab pushed back into place.
Board Books are made from heavy cardboard making them more durable than traditional paper. Generally, these books are alternative editions of traditional paper books already being published. They often contain large type and few words.
Gift book is an elaborately decorated book intended to be given as a book. Generally they contained fancy type, high-quality illustrations, and expensive bindings.
Hornbook Cloth books have largely disappeared, but plastic books are still being manufactured. These books are intended to be moisture-resistant allowing children to work with them without the book being soiled or torn.
Miniature book is a very tiny scale book. These very small books measure no more than three inches in height or width. Because they are so small, the type generally use a type size of 6-point or less. Miniature books can be found in all genre including almanacs, children’s, classics, and poetry. Sometimes a tiny version of a book are published, these are called miniature editions.
Shape books are Board books with covers and interior board pages that are cut into shapes. They may be shaped into animals, cars, or other shapes.
Foil stamping is the application of foil to paper using a heated die. The foil adheres to the book cover surface leaving the design of the die on the paper. Blurb offers gold (shiny and dull), silver, black, or white as standard colors other colors are available as a special order.
Adhesive case wrap and Dust jacket, Black spiral, Black comb, Gloss film lamination, Cloth and Plastic Books, Journals, Lenticular images, Matte finish, Magazines, Parchment paper, Saddle stitching, Tip-on………………… we do it all.