June '22

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Since many comics are still hand drawn and inked manually, what better way for us to handle this additional hero. e black line practically gave us nearly a perfect template in Illustrator. It cleanly outlined our shapes and allowed for quick coloring and a clean look with sharp edges. We used the Pen Tool to create the path work for the objects and then colored them accord- ingly. We would be printing on a small- ish eight-color press, somewhat limiting screens. Heads were reserved for our white printer or baseplate, a ash, a smoothing station, and a highlight white. Since blue and red were used on our last hero, we chose purple, orange and gold for our hero appropriately named Power Up Man for obvious reasons and the theme for the show. For highlights and shadows, we cre- ated recesses and additional shapes in the costume, for selecting areas for painting in G R A PH I C S - PR O.C O M 2 0 2 2 J U N E G R A P H I C S P R O 2 5 or p an tin inti on a irt nar o irt a o a to op or or p an t in t int oo an ap rat t ro o aot in trator an a a ton o ar t in oto op to a o an inion ai EXPERIENCE THE MAX DIFFERENCE GP0622 STAHLS.COM | 800.478.2457 hijklmn These full color transfers give you the design flexibility and versatility to say YES! to more custom printing jobs. Designs arrive ready to apply in one step at a low temp, and peel hot. Combined with next-day shipping, no other print technology allows for this level of fast, on-demand customization. LIGHTNING FAST LOGOS

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