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Bespoke book binding of two booklets inside one cover
By Mike Heaton

Bespoke book binding of two booklets inside one cover

We were asked, "can you bind two booklets within one cover?". After some head-scratching, beard stroking and using our brains...we came up with the solution!
Set up 3mm bleed for print at Ex Why Zed
By Mike Heaton

Set up 3mm bleed for print at Ex Why Zed

Yes, this is the video you have been looking for! We will help you prepare your artwork for print including the troublesome '3mm bleed' you keep getting asked to add.
The Definitive Hardback Book Printing Guide
By Mike Heaton

The Definitive Hardback Book Printing Guide

Looking for ideas on how to create and print an impressive hard back book? Well, we have compiled the definitive guide to methodically guides you through the entire process. This super informative video takes you through the concept of case-binding, choosing your cover material, finishes and endpaper options. It showcases how the process lends itself […]
What is the process of case-binding a hardback book?
By Mike Heaton

What is the process of case-binding a hardback book?

Interested in what the process is of case binding a printed hardback book? Well, we have compiled a video step-by-step guide to show you the process involved and to help you gain an understanding on what decisions you can make to improve the appearance of your next book. It showcases how the case itself is […]
Hardback case bound book printing: Choosing cover materials, finishes and options
By Mike Heaton

Hardback case bound book printing: Choosing cover materials, finishes and options

You have designed brilliant artwork and now is the time to chose which type of cover you would like for your hardback book: a bespoke printed one, a GF Smith Colorplan one or a linen style cover using materials from Winter&Company. We detail how each of these choices gives a different aesthetic to the finished […]
The Definitive Zine Printing Guide at Ex Why Zed.
By Mike Heaton

The Definitive Zine Printing Guide at Ex Why Zed.

Looking for ideas on how to create and print an impressive zine? We have compiled a feature-length, definitive video to methodically guide you through the entire process. This super informative video takes you through how many artists, small presses and independent publishers have used zines to promote their creative work. We detail the options available […]

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