Letterpress remains one of the most popular printing processes used in business card printing. Most people prefer letterpress business cards because they look elegant, classy and formal. Traditionally, letterpress business cards are printed on white card stock using black or color ink. However, a letterpress card on black card stock can be equally stunning, if done right. Here, we decided to compile 10 inspiring letterpress business cards on black card stock. I hope you will find these designs inspiring. Let us know of your thoughts about this post by leaving your comment or suggestion below. It would also be helpful, if you leave links to black letterpress business cards that you think should have been included in this gallery.
01- Table 4 Photography’s Edgy Black Letterpress Business Cards
A thick black business card with blue edge painting for Jason Huang of Table 4 Weddings.
Card of Jason McGrew Photography. Printed by The Mandate Press.
03-Jaime Wickard by Beast Pieces
This card was produced on black paper stock: Tonal Black letterpress ink and a gloss black FOIL (side 1) and Silver Letterpress (side 2).
04- Clint Shuttlesworth Photographer
Newly designed letterpress printed business card for photographer Clint Shuttlesworth, photo by Clint.
05- The Devil Is In The Details
With dense black and custom silver inks printed on heavy 160lb chocolate colored stock, these cards are pretty sexy. That black ink on the dark stock impresses a subtle layer of texture. The silver was toned back with a bit of black mixed in. And the offset printed label wrap with a nice accent color is inset with a die cut and provides the information.
06-Bradley Spitzer Photography
This card was printed on heavy 2ply black museum board in silver ink.
07- Men’s Vogue by Dolce Press
This card was printed on 1/4″ thick black card stock using silver metallic ink.
08- Rob Price by French Press
Another letterpress business card printed 1/0 silver on black.
09- Mac Daddy
Super-thick, scrumptious black museum mount paper was foil stamped in shiny, light- and attention-catching silver foil. Clean and modern typography makes them extra-Yum.
10-Dita Eyewear Business Cards by Beast Pieces
The blind flourish on the light side and the diamond pattern on the black gives these cards a tonal and elegant look.