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35 Great Print-Ready Designs Tutorials

Print ready designs are  everywhere around us. You can see it everyday on newspapers, advertisements, brochures, business cards, T-shirt designs, posters. But you need some skills to create good looking, catchy print design and usually it’s not an easy task.

Designing for print is a little tricky—okay, really tricky, especially for people new to printing. After all, you can spend countless of hours perfecting your design and then still end up revising it because the printer said you need to include bleeds. What is a bleed anyway? Does it hurt? And why should anyone want them in the first place?

In this article you’re going to find 35 Great Print-Ready Designs Tutorials working with print products on Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Reader – print designing will not cause any more pain for you!

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Magazine Cover Design in InDesign

In this tutorial, we’ll not only take you through the process of creating a cover, but also reveal techniques that designers use to make their covers stand out.

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Design Slick Print Ready Business Card Using Photoshop

In this tutorial you’re going to see how to design your own double sided business card in Photoshop and get it ready for print.

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Create a Grunge Print-Ready Business Card

In this tutorial you’re going to be guided through the process of creating a grunge print-ready business card using Photoshop. You’re also going to find some information on how should a good business card look like.

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How To Create Old Grunge Style Print Ready Business Card

This tutorial will guide you and help you to create a cool old grunged business card in photoshop which is fully print ready with full bleed.

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Create a Grid Based Resume/CV Layout in InDesign

Use the power of grid based designs to create a structured and professional page layout in InDesign, which can then be populated with a range of information to produce a polished CV or Resume.

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How to Design an Abstract Business Card in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will see how to design an abstract business card using a combination of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. You will be using Photoshop as a base for our business card, all whilst using Illustrator to create some clean, abstract shapes to use in our abstract business cards.

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Creating a Colorful Vibrant Business Card

Design a vibrant business card for designer. You have already been given a template with bleed lines.

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How To Create Print Ready Standard Size Business Cards

In this tutorial you’re going to be creating a simple and easy, not hard to follow business card design. You’re also goig to find out what are bleeds and what to take in account designing a business card.

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Designing for Print – Setting Up Crops and Bleed

Learn how to set up crops and bleeds for any kind of print works.

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What Makes a Good Business Card?

This isn’t a tutorial, but if you’re creating a business card with intension to really use it, you should consider reading this article by David Airey.

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Create and Then Shatter a Grid, while Making a Typographic Poster

Break the grid to create a dynamic and exciting layout. So grab the usual tools of the trade, Photoshop and Illustrator, and follow tutorials steps into creating your own solution.

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Design a 6 Panel CD Package Tutorial

In this tutorial the artist will talk you through his workflow and decision-making process rather than focus too much on specific graphical techniques and he’ll also explain how to use printers’ templates to make sure your design comes up to their specs.

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How To Design A Movie Poster – With An Example

This is very detailed tutorial teaching you how to research materials for your project, creating various outcomes and the message your poster should send.

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How to Create a Retro Boxing Poster in Photoshop

You’ll be drawing inspiration from Poster Design from the 1960s, particularly Boxing Posters from that era. You’ll learn some things to keep an eye out for when mimicking graphic design from any decades past.

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Publishing a Multiple Paged PDF Document Using Illustrator

One of Illustrator’s lesser-known functions is it’s ability to produce and publish multiple paged documents in PDF format. This tutorial will explain how it’s done, while discussing some grid layout theory to produce an Annual Report.

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Getting Illustrator files Print Ready

Quick check list to do before getting file ready for printing.

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How to Create a Coupon in InDesign

In this tutorial, we’ll explain how to create a coupon, double-sided in InDesign. This is a beginner level tutorial and by no means meant for print. It gives you a small intro into tabs, style sheets and glyphs.

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Create an Adobe Illustrator Template for a Tri-Fold Brochure

This tutorial will help you understand how to set crops and bleed for tri-fold brochure. You can also download template.

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Design Artworks for Screen-Printing

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to colour up a four-colour design for screen-printing using Photoshop and Illustrator.

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Design a Ready to Print Brochure in Photoshop

In this tutorial you’re going to learn how to create a ready to print three-fold brochure from scratch using only Photoshop. This tutorial is ideal for beginners and for people who want to know more about print design.

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Making a Print-Ready Business Card Using Only Photoshop

In this tutorial, we are going to design up a simple business card in Photoshop and get it ready for print with crop marks and bleed.

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How to Design a Print-Ready Flier with Photoshop and Illustrator

In this tutorial we are going to create 3D text and integrate it in a natural environment. We will not use any 3D programs, so all you need is Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to create this effect.

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Create a Fun Print-Ready Doodled Business Card Design

In this tutorial you’re going to create unique doodle and sketch business card design. You’ll be drawing our doodles directly in Illustrator, and using the application’s print abilities to set up your business card document with the correct margins and bleed to build a complete print-ready PDF document.

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Business Card Design Project Walkthrough

You’re going to look look back at Chris process for creating the final concept of James Clarksons business card, resulting in the finished printed product.

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Design a Print-Ready Beer Label in Adobe Illustrator

This tutorial takes you from setup to production of a really cool beer label, although this could be useful for any bottled concoction of your choosing.

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How to Make a Great Print Ready Business Card in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to get your business card print ready with crop marks and bleed.

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Creative Brochure Design Tutorial in Adobe Photoshop

Learn how to create simple 2 page brochure for technology and design company.

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Create a Business Card in Illustrator and Print it with UPrinting

In this tutorial we’ll take the Rockable Press brand tutorials and apply it to create and print business cards with UPrinting.

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Design a Print Ready Business Card for Designers

Follow this walkthrough in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign to create your own double sided business card design, resulting in a print-ready file to send to your favoured print firm.

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Husnain Naz

Naaz is a web designer and loves to find new tips and tricks for creativity purposes and likes to share them with the people.

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