Sending us Artwork

If you do not require our design services, and you are providing your own artwork there are certain specifications that need to be met. All artwork files need to be supplied print ready and in one of the following formats:

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High Resolution PDF File

Supplied with crop/cut marks with at least 3mm bleed to all edges. All pictures and fonts should be embedded. Files should be provided as single pages (not paginated) - however, please ensure that it is clear which order the pages go in. If possible, please also supply a low res .pdf showing layout or hard copy mock-up.

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Quark XPress

Quark 10 files (or earlier versions) with all pictures and fonts supplied.

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Illustrator

Supplied with crop/cut marks with at least 3mm bleed to all edges. All fonts outlined.

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InDesign

Supplied as CS4 or earlier version. All pictures and fonts supplied.

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Word, Publisher or Other

These files can be accepted but may need additional work.

General points

Where the document is being printed using spot colours, please make it absolutely clear which pantone colours are being used. If the document is being printed in full colour, please ensure that any colour pictures or illustrations are in CMYK not RGB. Artwork files can be supplied by email to graphics@rollmark.co.uk or supplied on disk.

If you have any questions, please contact the Graphics Department on 01842 754984