Graphic Sky Printing Blog by Josh Weybright

This is a blog focused on the printing industry to help share information with our clients. The printing industry is confusing. It is full of jargon and seemingly conflicting information and standards (think paper weights for example). To help educate our clients, and keep from having to repeat the same conversations over and over, I’ve […]

So…You Think You Should Be Tax Exempt (in New Mexico)?

At Graphic Sky Printing, we do a lot of work for artists, state agencies and non-profits. The subject of taxes comes up frequently. New Mexico’s tax laws are unique, and sometimes hard to understand. We’ve put together this guide to help you navigate the finer details. Fact #1: The seller (Graphic Sky) is responsible for paying […]

5 Tips For Effective Business Cards

A 3.5 inch by 2 inch business tool which is compact, efficient, low-tech, low-cost and keeps working for you long after it leaves your hand. TIP #1 Avoid the template trapTemplates are tempting…They allow a business owner to get a nice, professional looking design without any design experience. So what’s the problem? Everyone uses them! […]

Article: An Artist’s Haven In Santa Fe

(AS SEEN IN FINE LIFESTYLES MAGAZINE) “Autumn Colors” Watercolor by NM Artist Roberta Parry​“These guys are more than printers. They’re artists in the services they provide artists. The best. Including the prices they offer us poor struggling ones.” 2016 Zozobra Winning Artwork by NM Artist Russell Thornton “Working with Josh & Paul and their team, […]

My Advice: Do Not Choose A Local Printer, Here’s Why! (tongue in cheek)

April 1, 2016 So, you’ve got some stuff to print… I recommend you shop online on one of those big name printing websites, maybe one in Canada? There are many advantages to doing so! Heed my advice, and avoid all these annoying consequences: Reasons to choose a big online printer, in a far, far away land: […]

“the US Postal Service Has A New Innovative Service?”

I know, right? This is not the punch-line to a joke, it’s TRUE. Ok, it’s technically not all that new, it has been around for a few years now, but I’m finding many of my business owner clients are unaware of this great new service. It’s way better than the time you paid those high school […]

Print is Dead?

You know that emails like this one (to a list of opted-in recipients) can be a great marketing tool, but so can Direct Mail, often with better response rates. If print was dead, your mailbox would be empty. But it’s not, is it? I bet last time you were there, it was stuffed with advertising and marketing […]

Article: This Season’s Most Memorable Gift Might Already Be In Your Pocket

As Seen in Fine Lifestyles Magazine HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM GRAPHIC SKY PRINTING Grandfather used to say “The best kind of gifts are the ones we make ourselves specially for another.” He was talented with engraving and would make personalized prints for his family and friends at the holidays. Today’s smartphones have excellent cameras, and with […]

It’s A New Year, Is It Time To Update Your Business Image? Make Sure To Avoid This Pitfall…

It is a great time for business owners to evaluate the successes and challenges of the previous year, and make a plan to change things for the better. Advertising is essential, and a company’s brand (how others perceive them) is continually developing, good or bad. The act of “branding” is an attempt to differentiate a business and […]

From Original Canvas To Fine Art Print Local Artist Finds A Printer That Exceeds His Expectations

As seen in Fine Lifestyles Magazine When Antonio Mendoza (a master painter who works in oils and watercolor and is a well know local musician) decided to have a limited edition set of fine art prints made from some of his original oil paintings he turned to Graphic Sky Printing to help out. Our first […]