Posted on July 23, 2018 at 10:00 am.

When liaising with your printing company you will frequently hear print related terminology such as bleed, crop marks, CMYK and colour mode, to name a few. If you’re not well acquainted with the definition of these terms or use design software on a regular basis, artwork files are likely to be toing-and-froing. So, we’ve put together a short tutorial to help you learn how to set up and save your artwork for printing.


We cover:

• Selecting CMYK Document Colour Mode

• Assigning a CMYK Profile

• Setting up your Artwork with Bleed

• Saving your Artwork with Bleed and Crop Marks



Thanks for watching! We hope you found it useful, let us know via Twitter @birchprint.