Before You Go to the Print Shop – Part 4

Yay, hooray!  You have set up your project properly, with all the pages in correct order. Everything fits where you want it to go. But wait!  You’re not done yet. You need to print your project out in hard copy.   Sad fact #1: Every time you type something – anything – errors will creep… Continue reading Before You Go to the Print Shop – Part 4

Before You Go to the Print Shop – Part 2

Last week, we talked about single page projects and some of the things you need to decide before you take the project to your printer. Today, we’ll talk about multi-page projects. They come in various sizes and formats: The single sheet folded bulletin The multi-sheet saddle stitched pamphlet or magazine – no more than 9… Continue reading Before You Go to the Print Shop – Part 2

Money

Sometimes people are surprised at printing costs. Several items have to factor into the price of your printing project. Most obvious are ink and paper prices. But there are other things as well. Set-up Costs Quantity Binding Folding Perforating Trimming Set-up Costs factor in when the project requires an unusual time to set up. For… Continue reading Money

Pros and Cons

Working in the electronic age has it’s benefits…  and its drawbacks. Things can go very smoothly. A customer decides on a specific product and contacts us via phone or email. After clarifying the nature of the product, the customer sends us any logo or graphics they want us to use. We create the product. Then… Continue reading Pros and Cons