Spot uv print refers to the application of this UV Coating to a specific area (or areas) of a printed piece rather than coating the entire surface. Used primarily as a design technique, Spot UV is a creative way to add depth and contrast through varying levels of sheen and texture.
Spot UV technique creates a very distinctive look, it is most often used on pieces that are promotional in nature. Such as brochures and presentation folders. It is also a popular choice for high-impact business cards and book covers.