Mappa Cibi et Aquae Printing Signatures
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Page Numbers to Print as signatures [increments of 16 pages]Sent to PrinterPrinted Folded with bone folderSaddle Stitched SignatureReady to bind
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17 - 32Print and fold them in half. Use the bone folder to make the crease tight and clean. This is to flatten the pages as much as possible.
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49 - 64Assemble them in the correct pagination
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81 - 96Staple in the middle.Use the guides of the stapler.
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97 - 112Alternate where you staple so that you don't create "camel humps"
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129 - 144Keep using the folder to make the crease as flat as possible.
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161 - 176Get your supplies together
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I. Bring with you to class ready to assemble your zine prototype.DUE Tuesday, April 22
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http://www.designersinsights.com/designer-resources/understanding-and-working-with-print1. The 12 printed and saddle stitched / stapled signatures that you have prepared
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2. Cover art trimmed folded and scored. AJ will make a demonstration of how to be precise and careful with the scoring.
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3. A box of binding clip, share a box with a colleague?
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4. Tools: bone folder, x-acto, straight edge, cutting board.
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Understanding and Working with Print Signatures[I will provide the glue and binding tape / mesh]
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As a print designer, understanding and designing with signatures will offer you endless design possibilities. Simply put, a signature is a group of pages that are printed on both sides of a single sheet of paper that once folded, trimmed, bound and cut, become a specific number of pages depending on the page size and the size of the press sheet.
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