In response to market trends and new printer offerings, IJ Technologies, St. Louis, Mo., has unveiled a 64-inch wide-format canvas for pigment and Ultrachrome K3 inks for use in the fine art/giclée and photographic/portrait markets. The increased capability enables fine art/giclée and photographic/portrait publishers to achieve maximum efficiency by utilizing the entire width of their printer.
IJ Technologies’ initial offering will include Premium Edition Water Resistant and Premium Edition Artist Texture canvas. Premium Edition Artist Texture canvas provides end users a water-resistant coating without optical brighteners and a more textured,professional appearance.
IJ Technologies plans to offer 60-inch and 64-inch widths in its other popular canvas lines as well. The Black Diamond family of gloss and satin water-resistant canvas has just been introduced early this year.