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Sending Artwork as PDF:
High-resolution (print quality) PDF documents. Include 1/8" bleed at trim edges.
WRONG TEMPLATE, INACCURATE FILES, LOW-QUALITY GRAPHICS WILL BE REJECTED.
Sending Artwork as Layout Files from "Native" Program:
Collect all elements: use "Package" & "Collect for Output" in program.
Fonts: Printer and screen fonts. Use font from list - not styles: bold, italic, etc.
Type in Illustrator files: Convert to outlines/paths (curves in CorelDraw).
Images: Hi-res photos: 300 dpi CMYK & grayscale. No RGB/72 dpi graphics.
Scan/line art: 1200 dpi, bitmap images.
Save as: PSD or TIF format.
Graphics: Vector (outline) art: Convert all type to outlines.
Use proper color mode (CMYK - not RGB).
Save as: EPS format.
Ink Color in Your Artwork:
ALL COLOR GRAPHICS MUST BE CMYK. Not RGB or PMS (spot) colors.
Images: Rich Black: Text, thin rules and thin graphic elements should be specified as 100% black (no CMYK).
Build larger, solid black areas at: C60%, M40%, Y40%, K100% (240% ink coverage).
Blue in CMYK graphics: Blue can cast toward purple - how to avoid this?
Refer to Pantone® 4-Color Process Guide & Pantone® Color Bridge.
Select a blue-formula with 30% more cyan than magenta in the mixture.
Avoid Errors in Your Files:
Proofread and test print your files: Print color separations. Added charges apply if we need to modify your files.
We are not responsible for errors in supplied files.
Accepted Programs (Mac or PC)
CorelDraw - convert type to curves
We do NOT accept the following:
PageMaker: convert to InDesign
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