PRINTING: $50.00 / hour
LAYOUT DESIGN: $66.00 / hour
COMPUTER PRODUCTION / GRAPHICS: $66.00 / hour
ILLUSTRATION: $66.00 / hour
CREATIVE DESIGN: $75.00 / hour
ARTWORK REPAIR: $25.00 FEE (FLAT RATE)
For a $25.00 fee, our art department can repair most problems with your artwork or upload. Our designer can repair most common file problems such as missing bleed, resizing files, rotating artwork, formatting text for caution zone, typesetting business cards, making changes to press ready PDF and fix other common artwork problems. We can also create press ready PDF files from most common software programs.
For assistance with your artwork file, call 703-321-8100. After hours, you can email to firstname.lastname@example.org the art department directly.
Check file to ensure it will upload and process without any issues.
Add bleed (extend artwork) if artwork on proof does not extend. This will ensure
any image or element on a page touches the edge of the page
Fix text or other elements that extend beyond the caution line
Fix files to center correctly on the electronic proof
Combine single JPEG, TIFF of PDF files into multi-page PDF for booklet jobs
Export native files (InDesign, Publisher or Word) into PDF file for upload
Embed fonts in artwork files for proper upload & processing
Verify and adjust artwork for correct positioning after folding
Repair files that fail art upload due to incompatibility with our proofing system
Replace low resolution images *if* high resolution images are available. It is not
possible to fix low resolution with original files containing low resolution images.
Some photos may be able to enhance, resolution issues can sometimes be
resolved with Publisher or Word files if original design files can be provided
Rotate pages to ensure artwork prints with correct orientation
Split one file containing 2 pages into 2 separate files for proper upload
We can fix or perform minor type changes