- September 05, 2012
TOPEKA, KS | The Foil & Specialty Effects Assn. (FSEA) announces the winners of the 19th Annual FSEA Gold Leaf Awards Competition, which FSEA calls “an assembly of color, dimension, and eye-catching effects representing the most electric works throughout the graphic arts industry.”
Judged on design, execution, and level of difficulty, the competition consistently draws more than 200 entries from around the world. The 2011 Gold Leaf winners represented works from the US, Canada, Australia, Germany, The Netherlands, and Taiwan. From foil stamping and embossing to specialty coating, film laminating, laser cutting, die-cutting, cold foil application, and more.
This year 83 gold, silver, and bronze winners in 28 categories were recognized at the Gold Leaf Awards Banquet during the national conference in Las Vegas, NV. The Best of Show award went to Trade Print Finishing of Salt Lake City, UT, in the category of Best Foil Stamped and/or Embossed Client Promotion. ITW Foils won Best of Show Honorable Mention in the category of Best Foil Stamped and/or Embossed Capabilities Brochure.