Awards

Foil and Specialty Effects Association 23rd Annual Gold Leaf Awards

Posted: November 15, 2016

Foil and Specialty Effects Association 23rd Annual Gold Leaf Awards

Judged on design, execution and level of difficulty, the Golden Leaf Awards consistently draws entries from around the world. From foil stamping and embossing to specialty coating, film laminating, laser cutting, die-cutting, cold foil application and much more. The competition celebrates the quality, added values, shelf presence, security and brand recognition that these finishing processes lend a printed sheet.

 

Best of Show
Diamond Packaging 2016 Calendar
By: Diamond Packaging

 

Book Cover/Jacket—Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

The Americas

Submitted by: MCD, Inc.

 

Book Cover/Jacket—Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

In a dark wood

Submitted by: Phoenix Color

 

Book Cover/Jacket—Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

The Explorers Guild

Submitted by: Phoenix Color

 

 

Book Cover/Jacket—Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Crown of Three

Submitted by: Phoenix Color
 

Book Cover/Jacket—Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Lady Midnight Jacket

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group, Dynamic Graphic Finishing

Book Cover/Jacket—Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

The Lightning Thief Jacket

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group, Dynamic Graphic Finishing

 

Bound Book/Publication (Gold)

One Goal III: The Inside Story of the 2015 Stanley Cup Champion

Submitted by: Chicago

 

Bound Book/Publication (Silver)

Print Solutions Magazine

Submitted by: Armstrong Hot Foil Stamp & Embossing

 

Bound Book/Publication (Bronze)

Mustangs

Submitted by: Jostens

 

Greeting Card – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Burnt Sugar Flowers

Submitted by: Hallmark Cards, Inc.

 

Greeting Card – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

A-B Brewing Holiday Card

Submitted by: Scarab Printing Arts

 

Greeting Card – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

“With Sympathy” Telus

Submitted by: Pacific Bindery Service LTD.

 

Greeting Card – Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Black Spirals

Submitted by: Hallmark Cards, Inc.

 

Greeting Card – Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Happy Holidays from Third Man Records

Submitted by: McGraphics

 

Greeting Card – Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

FIXMAS 15B Holiday Card

Submitted by: Fine Impressions

 

Client Promotion – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Performa Brilliance

Submitted by: Starcke Oy

 

Client Promotion – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Coca-Cola Aluminum Bottle Box

Submitted by: BrightMarks LLC

 

Client Promotion – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Fanta Freeze

Submitted by: BrightMarks LLC

 

Self Promotion (Display) – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

The Bee

Submitted by: Blue Honey Press

 

Self Promotion (Display) – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Phoenix Color Write On Box

Submitted by: Phoenix Color

 

Self Promotion (Display) – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Diamond Packaging 2016 Calendar

Submitted by: Diamond Packaging

 

Self-Promotion (Industry Supplier) – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Design Poster # 11

Submitted by: Hinderer & Muhlich USA

 

Self-Promotion (Industry Supplier) – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Designed to Shine—2nd Edition

Submitted by: ITW Foils

 

Self-Promotion (Industry Supplier) – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Tis the Season for Magic

Submitted by: Metal Magic

 

Presentation Folder – Best Use of Foil Embossing (Gold)

Oklahoma Department of Commerce

Submitted by: BrightMarks LLC

 

Presentation Folder – Best Use of Foil Embossing (Silver)

W1-Concord Pacific

Submitted by: Pacific Bindery Services

 

Presentation Folder – Best Use of Foil Embossing (Bronze)

Sculpture Emboss/Foil Folder

Submitted by: Scarab Printing Arts

Label (Sheet or Rotary) – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

La Barge

Submitted by: Multi-Color Corporation, North American Wine & Spirits

 

 

 

Label (Sheet or Rotary) – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Magna Porcum

Submitted by: Multi-Color Corporation, North American Wine & Spirits

 

Label (Sheet or Rotary) – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

McElroy’s Corruption Gin 750 mL

Submitted by: All American Label

 

Label (Sheet or Rotary) – Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Hertelendy

Submitted by: Multi-Color Corporation, North American Wine & Spirits

 

Label (Sheet or Rotary) – Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Maddalena

Submitted by: Multi-Color Corporation, North America Wine & Spirits

 

Label (Sheet or Rotary) – Difficult Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Twenty-Eight Eighty

Submitted by: Multi-Color Corporation, North America Wine & Spirits

 

Business Card – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

“One Burrard Place” Magnum Projects

Submitted by: Pacific Bindery Services

 

Business Card – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

International Paper Box Business Cards

Submitted by: International Paper Box
 

Business Card – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Metal Magic Card

Submitted by: Metal Magic

 

Announcement/Invitation – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

2015 CMT Music Awards

Submitted by: McGraphics

 

Announcement/Invitation – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Disneyland 60

Submitted by: MCD, Inc.

 

Announcement/Invitation – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Genovese Welcome Set 3pc

Submitted by: Scarab Printing Arts

 

Announcement Invitation – Technical Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

NFL Friday Night Party Invitation 2016

Submitted by: Datagraphic

 

Announcement Invitation – Technical Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Indianapolis Motor Speedway VIP Invite

Submitted by: Sipe, Inc.
 

Announcement Invitation – Technical Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Cox Invitation “launch invite”

Submitted by: Watermarx

 

 

Folding Carton – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Sugarfina But First Cocktails

Submitted by: Thoro Packaging

 

 

 

 

Folding Carton – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Road Warriors

Submitted by: Letterhead Press Inc.

 

Folding Carton – Creative Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Jessica Simpson

Submitted by: Gravure Choquet

 

Folding Carton – Difficult Application of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Ellis Island

Submitted by: Letterhead Press Inc.

 

 

Folding Carton – Difficult Application of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Sarah Jessica Parker Lovely

Submitted by: Diamond Packaging

 

Folding Carton – Difficult Application of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Anna Sui Romantica

Submitted by: Jay Packaging Group

 

Corporate Brochure/Catalog – Best Use of Foil Embossing (Gold)

Ahearn Fund "National Leadership Circle" 2015 Loyalty Book

Submitted by: Seidl’s Bindery

 

Corporate Brochure/Catalog – Best Use of Foil Embossing (Silver)

Trinity Western University Richmond Campus Lookbook

Submitted by: Glenmore Custom Print & Packaging

 

Corporate Brochure/Catalog – Best Use of Foil Embossing (Bronze)

“One Burrard Place – Limitless Luxury” – Magnum Projects

Submitted by: Pacific Bindery Services

 

Capabilities Brochure – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Phoenix Color Labels Look Book

Submitted by: Phoenix Color

 

Capabilities Brochure – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Under the Big Top – Prizmafoil Promo

Submitted by: Glenmore Custom Print & Packaging

 

Capabilities Brochure – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Space 4 Biomedicine

Submitted by: Seidl’s Bindery

 

Best Use of Thermography with Foil/Embossing (Gold)

University of Wisconsin Stout’s Cross Media Marketing Graphics Review

Submitted by: Anderberg Innovative Print Solutions

 

Best Use of Thermography with Foil/Embossing (Silver)

83000 Deco Class

Submitted by: Fine Impressions

 

Best Use of Thermography with Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

83400 Grad Sophisticate

Submitted by: Fine Impressions

 

Calendar – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Gold)

Diamond Packaging 2016 Calendar

Submitted by: Diamond Packaging

 

Calendar – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Silver)

Kurz and h+m 2016 Calendar

Submitted by: Gravure Choquet

 

Calendar – Best Use of Foil/Embossing (Bronze)

Printing Arts 2016 Calendar with Postcard Pop-outs

Submitted by: Printing Arts

 

Best Use of Holographic Foil (Gold)

Haunted Canada 2nd Series Postage Stamp

Submitted by: Gravure Choquet, Inc.

 

Best Use of Holographic Foil (Silver)

“Darth Vader”

Submitted by: Hallmark Cards Inc.

 

Best Use of Holographic Foil (Bronze)

M1299B Birthday Cake Typography

Submitted by: Fine Impressions

 

Best Use of Embossing – Creative (Gold)

98816 Pumpernickel Brand - Evening Romance

Submitted by: Fine Impressions

 

Best Use of Embossing – Creative (Silver)

The Alligator

Submitted by: Blue Honey Press

 

Best Use of Embossing – Creative (Bronze)

Bees

Submitted by: MCD, Inc.

 

Best Use of Embossing – Difficult (Gold)

Gilette Fusion

Submitted by: Letterhead Press, Inc.

 

Best Use of Embossing – Difficult (Silver)

Harvard 379

Submitted by: Jostens

 

Best Use of Embossing – Difficult (Bronze)

Cover Girl Plumpify Mascara

Submitted by: Jay Packaging Group

 

Digital UV Inkjet (Gold)

Out of This World Folder

Submitted by: Admore

 

Digital UV Inkjet (Silver)

Kingfisher Ultra

Submitted by: Chromaprint India PVT. Ltd

 

Digital UV Inkjet (Bronze)

Sipe, Inc. Christmas Card

Submitted by: Sipe, Inc.

 

Best Use of Ink Over Foil (Gold)

Lady in Flowing Skirt

Submitted by: Dreyer Kliché

 

Best Use of Ink Over Foil (Silver)

Cold Foil Color Sample Book

Submitted by: Rohrer Corporation

 

Best Use of Ink Over Foil (Bronze)

Amazing Fantastic Incredible Stan Lee

Submitted by: Phoenix Color

 

Decorative Diecutting with Foil Stamping & Embossing (Gold)

2014 Crown Royale

Submitted by: GC Packaging

 

Decorative Diecutting with Foil Stamping & Embossing (Silver)

“21”

Submitted by: Hallmark Cards, Inc.

 

Decorative Diecutting with Foil Stamping & Embossing (Bronze)

Circus Mirandus Jacket

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group/Dynamic

 

Miscellaneous – Creative Use of Foil Stamping/Embossing (Gold)

Hard Rock Collateral

Submitted by: SunDance Marketing Solutions

 

Miscellaneous – Creative Use of Foil Stamping/Embossing (Silver)

Award Winning Rosette

Submitted by: The Fair Publishing House

 

Miscellaneous – Creative Use of Foil Stamping/Embossing (Bronze)

Dinos of Canada

Submitted by: Gravure Choquet, Inc.

 

Miscellaneous – Difficult Use of Foil Stamping/Embossing (Gold)

Phoenix Color NAPCO Folded Rigid Box

Submitted by: Phoenix Color

 

Miscellaneous – Difficult Use of Foil Stamping/Embossing (Silver)

Joy to the World

Submitted by: Pacific Bindery Services Ltd.

 

Miscellaneous – Difficult Use of Foil Stamping/Embossing (Bronze)

Origami

Submitted by: Dreyer Kliché

 

Best Use of Specialty UV Coatings (Gold)

Trade Print Finishing Christmas Box

Submitted by: Trade Print Finishing Co.

 

Best Use of Specialty UV Coatings (Silver)

MCD Slider

Submitted by: MCD, Inc.

 

Best Use of Specialty UV Coatings (Bronze)

5th Avenue Only NYC

Submitted by: Diamond Packaging

 

Best Use of Specialty UV Coatings with Foil & Embossing (Gold)

USPS Make Your Mail Irresistible

Submitted by: 21st Century Finishing, Inc.

 

Best Use of Specialty UV Coatings with Foil & Embossing (Silver)

White Denim

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group/Dynamic Graphic Finishing

 

Best Use of Specialty UV Coatings with Foil & Embossing (Bronze)

PE1 Performance Enhancer

Submitted by: Gintzler International

 

Best Use of Laser Cutting/Etching (Gold)

SunDance Wine Bottle Case

Submitted by: SunDance Marketing Solutions

 

Best Use of Laser Cutting/Etching (Silver)

NFL Friday Night Party Invitation 2016

Submitted by: Datagraphic

 

Best Use of Laser Cutting/Etching (Bronze)

NCDC15 Miami City Scape

Submitted by: Fine Impressions

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Self/Client Promotion (Gold)

2016 New Year’s Eve Promo – Rivers Casino

Submitted by: Printing Arts

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Self/Client Promotion (Silver)

Crimson Ghost 4 pack foiled beer box-Prizmafoil

Submitted by: Glenmore custom print and packaging

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Self/Client Promotion (Bronze)

The Art of Brilliance

Submitted by: Keystone Paper +Box Co.

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Plastic Film Label/Carton (Gold)

Cell My Light

Submitted by: Keystone Paper & Box Inc.

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Plastic Film Label/Carton (Silver)

Univacco Dear Deer

Submitted by: Univacco Tenchology Inc. & Yupo Corporation

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Plastic Film Label/Carton (Bronze)

Adonis

Submitted by: Overnight Labels Inc.

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Paperboard Label/Carton (Gold)

Waywards Unruly Vodka Labels

Submitted by: Glenmore Custom Print & Packaging

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Paperboard Label/Carton (Silver)

Pro Clinical Hydroxycut Instant Drink Mix

Submitted by: Diamond Packaging

 

Best Use of Cold Foil (Sheet or Rotary) on Paperboard Label/Carton (Bronze)

Hat Trick

Submitted by: Chicago Blackhawks

 

Best Use of Film Casting (Cast & Cure) (Gold)

Dragonbane Jacket

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group/Dynamic Graphic Finishing

 

Best Use of Film Casting (Cast & Cure) (Silver)

Dark Eden Cover

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group/Dynamic Graphic Finishing

 

Best Use of Film Casting (Cast & Cure) (Bronze)

Uncle John’s Fantastic Bathroom Reader Cover

Submitted by: The Bertelsmann Printing Group/Dynamic Graphic Finishing

 

Creative Use of Special Diecut (Gold)

Glam Glow Fizzy Lip/West

Submitted by: Bert-Co

 

Creative Use of Special Diecut (Silver)

Microsoft ASIA Farewell Invite Pedal Fold

Submitted by: Anderberg Innovative Print Solutions

 

Creative Use of Special Diecut (Bronze)

Julep Zodiac

Submitted by: Thoro Packaging

 

Difficult Application of Special Diecut (Gold)

Lucky Bag 2015

Submitted by: Jostens

 

Difficult Application of Special Diecut (Silver)

President Invite

Submitted by: Sipe, Inc.

 

Difficult Application of Special Diecut (Bronze)

MCD Holiday House

Submitted by: MCD, Inc.

 

Best Use of Refractive Foil (Gold)

Superman
Submitted by: Letterhead Press, Inc.

 

Best Use of Refractive Foil (Silver)

Moonlight Christmas

Submitted by: Hallmark Cards, Inc.

 

Best Use of Refractive Foil (Bronze)

Magnificent Results

Submitted by: Scarab Printing Arts

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