Printing Methods to Choose From.

Printing Methods

Ni Hau product example

Printing Method


Set up Fee


Pad printing (also  called tampo printing):

transfers a 2-D image onto a 3-D object.

-can print on uneven surfaces

-one pad one color at a time

-opaqueness depends on the ink consistency


Hotstamping: pre-dried ink or foils are transferred to a surface at high temperatures

-can only be applied onto flat surfaces

-can be applied to most materials

-clean and neat edges

-one color at a time

-cannot print very fine details clearly


Heat transfer printing

-can only be applied onto flat surfaces


-bold and bright colors

-multiple colors on the transfer paper at once


Silk Screen printing