artwork document bleed Print & Printing Bournemouth Poole and Dorset

Bleed

If your document has colour to the edge, then you will need bleed.

If the document has no bleed, then once the print has been guillotined there will be a ghastly fine white edge where the paper shows through.

We like to use 5mm BLEED, but anywhere between 3mm and 5mm is fine.

How to make your document bleed

  • INDESIGN
  • PHOTOSHOP
  • GIMP
  • WORD
  • PUBLISHER
  • COREL
  • QUARKXPRESS