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What is “Print Ready?” Part 3: Fonts

We've been wanting to talk to you guys about fonts for a while now, because we know everyone loves them! Whether you've been a designer for many years, or just make a flier for a garage sale here and there, you've dipped your hands into the font basket. Trying out different ones, until you find [...]

Urban Strikers at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press

Now showing at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press, Urban Strikers, on display May 6-24, 2019, with work by the Creative Arts Center welders. ArtSpace invites you to come see our May show and attend this month's Artist Reception! This month at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press, we proudly welcome back to our gallery the Creative Arts Center [...]

Summer Lovin’

Well folks, it’s officially May! You know what that means… Summer is finally around the corner. We would definitely say that Memorial Day is the unofficial inauguration of Summertime... and if that's true, then we suppose Labor Day is known as either its counterpart, bookend, or even its funeral. Nevertheless, for Metropolitan there’s a lot [...]

ArtSpace: Last Chance & Coming Soon

Our current ArtSpace show is wrapping up, and next week the gallery here at Metropolitan Press will be in change-over mode. We say goodbye as this month's Art For Your Cause Launch Party exhibition heads out and the Creative Arts Center Welders Group Exhibition, Urban Strikers, prepares to move in. The Art For Your Cause [...]

Celebrating Earth Day: Local Events

Local events abound for Earth Day. Combine your environmental do-gooding with your egg-hunting and Easter celebrations this weekend, and take part in Earth Day events in your community next week, too! Here's just a selection of ways to celebrate Earth Day this year: Grapevine Earth Day Celebration April 20, 9am-12pm | Town Square Gazebo on [...]

What is “Print Ready?” Part 2: Margins

You've heard of them! We all had to make our margins nice and big when we were in school, so we could make our essays look longer than they actually were, right?! Well that bad little habit of ours has hindered our inherent ability to do what's best for making our prints, "print ready." So [...]

Art For Your Cause Launch Party

ArtSpace presents the Art For Your Cause Launch Party & Artist Reception on Thursday, April 11, 5-8pm at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press. This month at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press, check out work from Art For Your Cause artists and join us for the Art For Your Cause Launch Party on Thursday, April 11 from 5pm [...]

What is “Print Ready?” Part 1: Bleeds

Recently, we’ve had a lot of our clients asking us what it takes to make a document “print ready.” They know they want to help make the printing process run smoothly, but aren’t always sure what needs to be done to their documents before getting them to us. Let us first start off by saying, [...]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

Spring! Flowers are sprouting, the grass is growing again, trees are budding, and it seems like we’re seeing green all around. And it wouldn’t be spring without… green beer?! Maybe the first day of Spring isn’t until March 20, but Saint Patrick’s Day is almost here, and that means the return of all things green. [...]

Now Showing in ArtSpace Metropolitan Press: Color Me Empowered Exhibition

Now Showing! Come see what's in the Metropolitan Press gallery, ArtSpace in March: Art For Your Cause presents Color Me Empowered Exhibition. On display March 4-22, 2019, this exhibition showcases work by Art For Your Cause artists, and celebrates National Youth Art Month. Meet the artists at the Color Me Empowered Artist Reception on Thursday, [...]