When designing a piece to be printed, three important meausurements from largest to smallest are Bleed, Trim and Live Area.
What is a “Bleed”?
A bleed is any part of your design that extends up to or past the edge
Options for when your artwork is not proportionate to your preferred finished size.
You have a piece you like (maybe your own original art) and you want to make it into a postcard or a flyer or poster. But all
But is it Fit to Print?
A standard practice when ordering printing is receiving a “proof,” a version of your job to make sure everything is as you want it. A proof used to be a printed “hard copy” sample, but
Proofs. Who needs ‘em?
We recommend that our clients review and approve a hardcopy proof before we print a project. But sometimes it just isn’t possible for the customer to come in to see a proof, and there isn’t