Resources for Print Finishing and Special Effects


Below are some of the services listed in an excellent collection of print finishing and special effects resources compiled by the Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA). Find these and other effects resources at

It includes sources for…

  • Aqueous Coating
  • Automatic Folding/Gluing
  • Bindery
  • Cast and Cure UV
  • Creative Services
  • Film Laminating
  • Foil Stamping (Leather)
  • Foil Stamping (Plastics)
  • Foil Stamping/Embossing/Diecutting (Sheet Fed)
  • Glitter UV Coating
  • Holograms
  • Label Printing/Foil Stamping
  • Laser Cutting
  • Mounting/Laminating
  • Plastic Coil & Wire-O
  • Printing Services
  • Rotary Foil Stamping/Embossing
  • Screen Printing
  • Stationery Engraving
  • Thermography
  • UV Coating
  • Window Patching
  • and several dozen others:


(Thanks to Chuck Green at for pointing us to it!)