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Introduction
By Mike Heaton

Introduction

Hello, thanks for stopping by our print blog.
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Setting up 3mm bleed on artwork for print
By Mike Heaton

Setting up 3mm bleed on artwork for print

PLEASE HELP ME! WHAT IS BLEED?!? Ok, if you've not printed anything before or set a file up for print then we understand 'bleed' will be a completely alien concept. So, what is it? Well, in the simplest terms, bleed, is an extra 3mm of your artwork around the edge which gives us more leeway […]
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Paper Samples
By Mike Heaton

Paper Samples

Yes please Ex Why Zed, can you go ahead and send me one of your brilliant NYC Photography sample packs to help me decide which paper will work best for my project!! *Our sample packs are free if you are in the UK. We do have to cover our postage costs of £5 if you […]
Create Your Cover File
By Mike Heaton

Create Your Cover File

Right then, let's get started! Unlike your text pages (which should be supplied as single pages) your cover needs to be supplied as a spread. Exactly as your finished book will appear if you opened the cover and laid it flat on the desk (see example below)    The cover artwork file will have two […]
Delivery Disclaimer
By Mike Heaton

Delivery Disclaimer

We understand that people have busy lives, but please bare in mind that someone does need to be at the address to sign for the package.   We will dispatch your printing on time but if the courier can't find your address or they receive no reply at the door then this will cause a delay […]

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