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What is a Giclée?
Giclée (pronounced "zhee-clay") is a French word meaning "a spraying of ink." With the advent of giclée, the art of reproducing fine art has become even more precise. Giclée printing offers higher quality, a wider color gamut, and the ability to print on true fine art materials like canvas and watercolor fine art media than conventional lithography and serigraphy. Displaying a full color spectrum, giclée prints capture every nuance of an original and have gained wide acceptance from artists and galleries throughout the world.
What are the advantages of Giclée printing

Giclée printing is faster and more cost-effective than traditional fine art printing methods. Prints can be produced in small quantities and stored electronically, which means you can re-order whenever you need them and be assured of a consistent product. This means that artists do not have to hold a large inventory of prints.

In addition to having the ability to produce only the prints artists need, Giclée printing offers the artist a much wider range of materials that they can use to reproduce their artwork including artist canvas, a multitude of watercolor papers, and a wide range of photographic papers.

What is a Limited Edition?
A limited edition is a series of identical prints, which are limited to a one-time printing of a certain number of pieces. The artist determines the size of the edition, and usually signs and numbers each individual piece.
What is the difference between dye and Pigment inks?
Dye based inks are substantially less light-fast and more negatively impacted by environmental conditions like Ultraviolet light, Ozone, and other environmental factors when compared to pigment based inks.
 
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