Print 2 Metal specialises in helping photographers and artists at all levels, to showcase their work in a lasting and exciting new way.
Since 2010, the Print 2 Metal team has been producing the highest quality fine art printing on metal available anywhere, with a genuine commitment to personalised customer care.
The technique of printing images onto sleek thin sheets of aluminium still leaves the first time viewer saying “wow”. Plus, they don't require glass or a heavy frame, they're vibrant and lightweight and can be easily cleaned.
Print 2 Metal was the FIRST in Australia to make available true photographic quality printing of your photos, artwork and graphics onto metal.
Because there's no need to protect your image with glass, metal prints offer a more contemporary way to display images for your home, office, interior design project or exhibition.
All prints and frames are lovingly hand-crafted in our Melbourne studio and shipped both within Australia and worldwide.
We look forward to printing your specially chosen files!
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Dutch born owner, Frank Hoekstra, brings to Print 2 Metal creative and technical skills honed whilst working as a photographer in Europe and then operating his own photo lab in Melbourne for 20 years.
Frank’s interest in photography started as a young child with the encouragement of his uncle. Together they shared the magic of the dark room and the thrill of capturing a moment in time, through the charm of a camera. Frank has since made photography his life.
Frank has a Certificate IV in Engineering with an emphasis on metal fabrication and welding. His works with a range of industries including graphics, interior design, architecture, advertising and display signage.
Marie’s business degree and years of working in hospitality led her to an admin position at McDonald’s Melbourne head office in the late 80s.
Marie applied McDonald's famous process, systems and customer service to Print 2 Metal's operations. Our mission is to delivering the highest standards of product and service.
All prints and frames are lovingly hand-crafted in the Melbourne studio and shipped worldwide.
We love what we do and it shows in every detail.
2016 National Print Awards
Illustration - Bronze
2015 National Print Awards
Specialty Printing - Bronze
2014 31st National Print Awards
Innovation - Silver
2013 Victorian Printing Industry Craftmanship Awards
Innovation - Gold
Small Business - Silver
2013 Specialty Graphic Imaging Association of Australia
President's Award - Winner
Digital Printing - Gold
Digital Printing - Silver
Digital Printing - Bronze
People's Choice - Bronze
2011 Specialty Graphic Imaging Association of Australia
Unique Digital Application - Winner
People's Choice - Winner