Screen printing or silk screen is a printing method where the image is imposed on a mesh screen with blank areas coated with an impermeable substance. Inks are then pressed through the mesh screen to produce clear, sharp images..
Pad printing or tampon printing is an indirect offset printing process that involves ink being transferred from an engraved metal plate via a silicone pad onto the product creating the image.
Screen round is based on the same method as screen print but the product is turned during the printing process, making this method suitable for curved surfaces.
Digital printing is similar to inkjet printing. Micro droplets of ink are squirted onto a product to create an image. The ink is instantly cured by exposing it to UV light.
Laser engraving is achieved through using a laser beam to precisely etch decoration into a surface.
Debossing creates an indented image by applying a die to a heat-pressed area.
Hot stamping is debossing with a metallic finish, created by applying foil between the to-be-decorated surface and the dye.
Doming is used to create a 3D version of your image by shaping a raised surface beneath the print. A mold is formed, printed and filled with epoxy which is then hardened to maintain its shape.
Embroidery is decorating a fabric by stitching thread in a pattern.