Print design encompasses the creation and arrangement of visual elements for printed materials, such as brochures, posters, business cards, and packaging. It involves selecting typography, colours, imagery, and layout to effectively communicate information and convey a desired message. In the process of design for print, there will be a collaboration with printers to ensure that the final product meets technical requirements and quality standards. High-quality print design combines creativity, aesthetics, and effective communication to leave a lasting impression on the target audience, bringing your designs to life.

Our Print Design Services

Graphic Design Services

Our services encompass a broad spectrum of print design offerings, including logo design, branding materials, and promotional materials such as posters and banners. These services focus on creating visually appealing designs that effectively communicate a brand's message and identity to its target audience, providing a cohesive business image.

Packaging Design

Packaging design plays a crucial role in product presentation and brand recognition. Designers in this field specialise in creating packaging solutions that not only protect the product but also enhance its visual appeal on the shelf. From structural design to label and artwork creation, packaging design services strive to make products stand out in a competitive market.

Brochure Design

Brochures serve as versatile marketing tools that provide essential information about a company, its products, and services. Brochure design services involve creating visually engaging layouts, compelling copywriting, and strategic placement of graphics to capture the attention of potential customers. Whether it's a trifold brochure or a booklet-style design, the goal is to convey information in a clear and concise manner while maintaining aesthetic appeal.

Business Card Design

Business cards are essential networking tools that leave a lasting impression on clients and contacts. Design services for business cards focus on creating eye-catching designs that reflect the company's brand identity and values. From selecting the right typography and colour scheme to incorporating logo elements, business card design services aim to create memorable cards that stand out in a stack.

Apparel Design

Apparel design encompasses the creation of graphics, logos, and branding elements for clothing and accessories. Whether it's designing custom t-shirts, hats, or uniforms, apparel design services blend creativity with functionality to produce garments with beautiful designs that resonate with the target audience. These services often involve collaborating with manufacturers to ensure that the designs are translated accurately onto the fabric.

Poster Design

Poster design services focus on creating visually striking posters for a wide range of purposes, including advertising events, promotions, and campaigns. These custom designs often incorporate bold imagery, compelling typography, and vibrant colours to attract attention and convey messages effectively in both print and digital formats.

Flyer Design

Flyers are versatile marketing tools used to promote events, sales, and services. Flyer design services involve creating attention-grabbing layouts, concise copywriting, and captivating visuals to engage the target audience quickly. Designers aim to balance creativity with clarity to ensure that the message is communicated effectively within the limited space available.

Catalog Design

Catalogues serve as comprehensive showcases of products and services offered by a company. Catalogue design services focus on organising information in a visually appealing and intuitive manner, making it easy for customers to browse and make purchasing decisions. These designs often incorporate high-quality imagery, detailed product descriptions, and strategic branding elements to enhance the overall shopping experience.

Signage and Display Design

Signage and display design services involve creating impactful visuals for storefronts, trade shows, and events. Designers work with clients to develop signage solutions that effectively communicate brand identity, promotional messages, and directional information to customers. Whether it's designing large-format banners or indoor/outdoor signage, the goal is to capture attention and drive foot traffic to the business.

Menu Design

Menu design services cater to restaurants, cafes, and hospitality businesses seeking visually appealing and functional menus. Designers focus on cohesive designs that are easy to read, visually appealing, and reflective of the establishment's branding and cuisine. From selecting appropriate fonts and imagery to organising menu items strategically, menu design services aim to enhance the dining experience and encourage customer engagement.

Stationery Design

Stationery design services encompass the creation of branded letterheads, envelopes, and other office supplies. Designers focus on maintaining consistency in design elements such as colours, typography, and logo placement across all stationery items. These designs not only reinforce brand identity but also contribute to a professional and cohesive corporate image.

Promotional Item Design

Promotional items such as pens, mugs, and tote bags offer businesses an opportunity to extend their brand reach beyond traditional print materials. Promotional item design services involve creating custom graphics and branding elements that resonate with the target audience while adhering to the constraints of various production methods and materials.

The Process of Print Design

Initial Consultation and Briefing

The design process for print begins with an initial consultation between the client and the design team. During this phase, the client communicates their objectives, target audience, brand identity, and any specific requirements or preferences they may have for the project. The design team gathers valuable insights to inform their creative approach and ensure that the design solution aligns with the client's goals and expectations.

Concept Development and Ideation

Once the design team has a clear understanding of the client's needs, they embark on the concept development and ideation phase. This stage involves brainstorming ideas, exploring different design concepts, and sketching preliminary layouts and compositions. Designers draw inspiration from various sources, including market trends, competitor analysis, and creative experimentation, to develop concepts that are innovative, visually appealing, and effective in communicating the intended message.

Digital Design and Visualisation

With the concepts finalised, the design team transitions to the digital design and visualisation phase. Using specialised design software such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, or InDesign, designers translate these conceptual ideas into high-fidelity digital mockups and prototypes. This stage allows clients to visualise the proposed designs in context and provide feedback on elements such as colour schemes, typography, imagery, and overall layout. Designers leverage their expertise in typography, colour theory, and visual hierarchy to create designs that are both aesthetically pleasing and functional in conveying the desired message.

Revision and Refinement

Following client feedback, the design team iterates on the initial concepts through a process of revision and refinement. This iterative approach involves making adjustments to the design based on client input, addressing any concerns or suggestions, and fine-tuning details to achieve the desired outcome. Designers collaborate closely with clients to ensure that the design solution meets their expectations while maintaining consistency with the brand identity and messaging. Through open communication and constructive feedback, the design team iterates on the designs until they are approved for production.

Prepress and Production Preparation

Once the final designs are approved, the focus shifts to prepress and production preparation. During this phase, designers prepare the digital files for printing by optimising them for the chosen printing method and format. This may involve adjusting colour profiles, setting trim marks and bleed areas, and ensuring that the files meet the technical requirements of the printing press or production facility. Designers work closely with print vendors to coordinate the printing process, select appropriate paper stocks and finishes, and oversee quality control to ensure that the finished product meets the highest standards of print quality and accuracy.


Print Design with Farside Studio

At Farside Studio, we are experts in all things print & design. We provide a range of services, from graphic design to branding materials, digital and motion design for some of the world's top businesses - from Google to Converse, Gymshark to Paramount. Our portfolio covers a range of industries and spans the past 10 years.

When working with us, you can be sure of consistent communication throughout the entire design process. We will work with you all the way through from concept to completion, working with your existing marketing strategy (or assisting you to create one), to meet all your design requirements - whether these be in a digital or physical format. Our power is in our reputation, and our bespoke design services are loved by our clients. We'd love for you to be our next one - get in touch to find out more.

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