Designed elsewhere? Need a letterpress printer?
Double Trip Press will happily print designs that come to us from graphic designers around the country! Before we work together we will need to see a PDF of the design to make sure that the job lends itself to letterpress printing.
are primarily typography based
have illustrations, designs, etc. made up of solid line work
contain no large areas of flat color
contain no gradients (however halftone gradients are acceptable)
contain nothing thinner than .25 of a point in thickness
can easily be converted into a vector in an Adobe Illustrator File
Files for print must be submitted as both Adobe Illustrator File, as well as with a PDF comp.
All type must be outlined.
All items to be printed in the same color must be grouped together.
Bleeds must be 1/8” outside the trim area.
Finished sizes should be typed out outside the trim area to ensure they fit within any enclosures and envelopes. Original designer is responsible for any size adjustments that may occur.
If Double Trip Press is digitally printing the front of the envelopes, please provide typeface file(s) as an .otf or .ttf.
Ink colors must be submitted as Pantone (PMS).
Paper, enclosure, and envelope selections must be submitted with a specified color name and vendor.
Production timeline begins when ALL components are submitted to Double Trip Press.
Double Trip Press is NOT responsible for corrupted files, typefaces or illustrations.