you are providing digital artwork for your printing job call us
first so we can assure it is in correct form.
pictures must be in CMYK format.
Text must be converted to outlines/curves to avoid font issues.
copy proof or PDF must be provided so we know what your art
should look like.
Digital files only - no film.
All business cards & postcards should have exactly .0625 (1/16th
inch) bleed on all sides - no more, no less.
All fliers/brochures/postcards should have .125 (1/8th inch)
bleed on all sides.
We can accept files on CD. Or, if file is under 10 MB
you can email it to: Sales@colorprintingnow.com.
If you email file, you must fax or mail a hard copy proof or include
PDF proof if file not already in PDF format.
files are preferred. Make sure to include bleeds
when saving to PDF. Make sure images are min. 200 dpi and preferrably
300 dpi and are in CMYK format - NOT RGB! Embed ALL fonts. If
possible save as PDF /X 1a format.
Mac or PC are OKů. We prefer not to receive QUARK files. If you
use Quark, you must include all fonts. Corel Draw, Illustrator
files are OK (convert all fonts to outlines/curves). Photoshop
files are OK. Pagemaker files are OK (include all fonts). Microsoft
Publisher is NOT acceptable. Print Shop and other 'home' type
programs are not acceptable. If in doubt, call.
It is best to call to verify your format before sending files.