Paper Matters Blog

Working in the “New Normal” as a Creative …

Working from home as a graphic designer can be challenging in our “new normal”. Here are some tips to make the best of your new, temporary, office.

The Dish On Paper in Restaurants

Here is the dish on how paper plays an important role in the successful reopening of restaurants and bars. Learn more and stay safe.

Learning on the Fly: Training Resources for D …

Whether you get nudged into learning a new skill or actively seek out training the good news is graphic design training resources are just a keystroke away.

Bringing Back the Fun in Paper

My wish for kids today and future generations is that we don’t let the craft of making a good old-fashioned airplane die. Let's bring back the fun in paper.

Managing the Transition Back to the Office

As business leaders plan for the return of employees, each manager plays an important role in helping the team plan for the transition back into the office.

What Are You Reading This Summer?

Everyone’s favorite question as summer begins is “What are you reading this summer?” Here are a few Domtar Paper classic summer reading pick list.

Dear Marketer, Drive Direct Mail Response wit …

Did you know that 36% of people under 30 look forward to checking the mail each day? Direct mail should be part of any marketing campaign you are planning.

Books are Essential – Especially Cookbo …

Books are essential, especially family recipe books and technology has made it easy to create and print your own. Here are a few of our personal favorites.

A Love Letter to My Commercial Printer

A love letter to my commercial printer.

How Print, Paper and Design Combine

When print, paper and design are considered together, the possibilities are endless. Learn how collaboration can enhance your next print project.

Calm and Confident: Classic Blue

The Pantone color of the year is Classic Blue, when printed on the right paper shade, it could alter your audience's state of mind.

Our Top Picks for Podcasts that Inspire Creat …

Podcasts are one of the best ways to stay current on trends, issues and influencers. Here are our top podcasts for designers that inspire creativity.

Making Colors Pop on Uncoated Paper

When comes to making colors pop on uncoated paper, there are no other options than the high-quality performances of Cougar and Lynx.

Get in the Paper Gallery! Share Your Work and …

Showcase your exceptional designs printed on Cougar or Lynx paper by submitting your work and getting recognition in the Domtar Paper Gallery.

Embossed Designs Make Quite the Impression

While offset and digital printing are tried and true methods for graphic communication, nothing makes an impression quite like a blind embossed design

Marie Condo Your Office Space

A clean office space can not only improve productivity but it can also improve your mood. Here are a few tips to Marie Condo your office space.

4 Tips for Creating a Graphic Design Resume t …

Life after college, it can be overwhelming. We've pulled a few graphic design resume tips to help young designers prepare for the future.

What You Can Expect in Binding Trends

Looking for ways to enhance your print design, you may want to consider a bindery technique. Here's a list of the top binding trends in 2019 to consider.

3 Projects Enhanced by Heavyweight Papers

Heavyweight paper can enhance any project— from your company’s high-end brochure to a premium crisp business card. Elevate your brand today!

Resource Alert: Domtar Paper on Podcasts from …

Introducing Podcasts from the Printerverse starring Domtar Paper. Get the latest insight into strategies for print marketing success from our brand experts.

Make Good Ideas Great-The Difference in Offic …

What makes one office paper brand better than the next? Learn more about how your choice in office paper can make a difference in your business.

The ABC’s of Office Productivity

Increasing office productivity is an administrative professional’s main goal. Reach it with ease! Stay organized, wrangle that budget and more with paper!

4 Reasons Why Moms Love Paper

Mother’s Day is a special day on which children present their mothers with flowers, but more importantly, creative cards! Here are the reasons why moms love paper!

Pantone’s Color of the Year and Lynx Cream …

Pantone has picked Living Coral as its 2019 color of the year. Check out how Lynx Cream White accentuates Living Coral by adding dimension and texture.

Tried and True Non-Tech School Supplies

When shopping for back-to-school, it's easy to forgo school supplies like planners & dictionaries. Discover why you shouldn’t write them off just yet!

Paper: The Traditional First Wedding Annivers …

Finding the perfect first anniversary gift is never easy. That's why we believe in simple gestures-the traditional first wedding anniversary gift of paper!