13 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Use Our Free Printing Templates For The Perfect Prints

The biggest hold up for delivery, and the biggest problem our customers have is getting the artwork right. Apart from having a high enough resolution (300dpi) your artwork needs to be the correct size and more importantly, have the correct bleed area and safe area. Making sure you get this part of the order right […]

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10 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Why Correct Artwork Is Important For Printing

The biggest problem i face as a printer, are the sheer number of artwork uploads that are incorrect. From art sent in the wrong format to wrong resolutions or incorrect sizes. So before ordering leaflets, business cards or posters, please read my guide to sending the correct printing artwork. Resolution – The correct resolution needed […]

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12 July 2010 ~ 0 Comments

A Guide To Creating The Correct Artwork For Your Printing Order

When ordering any kind of printing job, from leaflets to business cards the one think you must be careful about is the artwork. There are all kinds of things to take note of, from the bleed area to the resolution and file type needed. Supplying artwork ready for commercial lithographic printing is not quite the same as printing a file off on a desktop printer or copier. This guide offers advice on how to send the best possible files that are ready for print.

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15 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

To Print You Need To Know About The Bleed

You may have heard the expression ‘Bleed’ whilst looking for a professional printing company. The bleed is an essential part of creating artwork ready for print. Professional designers make sure that the background elements on every design have been extended (or ‘bleed’) making sure the background elements and images go beyond the document size by around 4-6mm. This is needed to prevent unwanted white borders around the edges of your printed leaflets, flyers or business cards.

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