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Design Services

ARTWORK

Our fully equipped Studio at Kestrel Printing Limited utilises the latest technology to provide our customers with a full studio service.

Our team of qualified and experienced operatives design, set from copy, set from draft copy as well as receive print ready artwork from you or your design team.

We work in the following formats:

  • Illustrator
  • Quark Express
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

If you or your design team are supplying artwork to us, how do the files need to be supplied?

By email or by disk (or uploaded as an online order) in these formats

  • Spot colour (pantone) or CMYK with a minimum resolution of 300dpi
  • PDF, EPS, JPEG or TIFF
  • Fonts must be embedded and saved as a high resolution file
  • If there is bleed, then please ensure at least 3mm is added
  • For RGB when converted to CMYK, there will be a vast colour difference
  • If files are supplied in Word/Excel there may be additional costs to convert

If Kestrel Printing Limited design or set artwork for you:

  • Where possible, it would be advantageous to supply;
    A clear brief,
    Logos,
    Guidelines (if available),
    Samples,
    Images/Copy for text, including T’s & C’s
  • Cost to create artwork will be supplied as a quote for approval before any artwork creation is commenced
  • Cost includes 3 proof stages
  • Proofs can be supplied as hard copy digital proofs or by email in pdf format. (If you require a wet-proof, then the team can confirm additional costs to do so)
  • Any additional proof stages required are charged at standard studio rates which can be confirmed, depending on how long is required

Studio Processes:  easy as 1, 2, 3…

  1. Supply your artwork with your order as outlined above
  2. We pre-flight check your file and proof back to you in pdf format for final sign-off
  3. Approved?  We go to print…. And await your delivery.

If you require further information in this area or require technical advice on how best to provide your artwork, please contact our Studio directly by emailing us at studio@kestrel-printing.co.uk or calling 01702 444888:

What our clients have to say

Just wanted to say a quick thanks to you and your team! I think I speak for Gary as well as myself here when I say we’re incredibly happy with the vinyl posters in our window! The quality of the product far surpassed our expectations and with that in mind we plan on ordering the same product every month for our window to promote our special offers. I’ll also add how pleased we are with the turnaround, we sent the print ready design Thursday evening, signed off the proof the following Friday at 10am and picked up just 2 hours later! Wow what a great service, price and company! Thanks John, and many thanks to everyone else at Kestrel!

Elliot & Gary - Planet Leasing

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