How to cut the business cards

Posted by bcc47 14/08/2017 0 Comment(s) FAQ on Business Cards,

How to cut the business cards using the basic paper trimmer.


 

paper-cutterCards without the bleed. (10 up)

  1. Set your document layout as follow.
  • Place your business card artwork  1/2" from the top and left of the paper
  • Place your business card artwork 1/2" from the top and right of the paper
  • Then place rest of the card artwork 2" below the first set of cards.

       2. Cutting the vertical side of the cards.

  • First cut 1/2" from the top of the paper.
  • Then cut 1/2" from the left and right of the paper.
  • Now, cut between the two rows.
  • Combine both sets of cards and cut at 3.5"

       3. Cutting the horizonal side of the cards.

  • Set the cutter guide to 2" mark.
  • Cut the cards at every 2" to complete the task.

 

Cards with the bleed. (8 up)

  1. Set your document layout as follow.
  • Place your business card artwork  1/2" from the top and left of the paper
  • Place your business card artwork 1/2" from the top and right of the paper
  • Then place rest of the card artwork 2.5" below the first set of cards.
  • You should have left 1/2" at the bottom of the paper.

    2. Cutting the vertical side of the cards.

  • First cut 1/2" from the top of the paper.
  • Then cut 1/2" from the left and right of the paper.
  • Now, cut between the two rows.
  • Combine both sets of cards and cut at 3.5"

   3. Cutting the horizonal side of the cards.

  • Set the cutter guide to 2.5" mark.
  • Cut the cards at every 2.5" down to the bottom of the paper.
  • Now combine all the cards.
  • Set the cutter guide to 2" mark and cut the cards all at once to have a consistant size.