Get an introduction to print production. Understand the life cycle of a print job, observe printing presses in action, learn to choose the right paper and inks, and get an overview of the design process in Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
4h 16m • COURSE
Print Production: Packaging with Claudia McCue
Learn about the basics of creating artwork for packages in ways that are practical for manufacturing and shipping, and make the products visually appealing.
1h 47m • COURSE
Print Production: Digital and Variable Data Printing with Claudia McCue
Learn about the possibilities and limitations of digital printing and working with variable data.
59m 43s • COURSE
Print Production: Embossing, Foil Stamping, and Die Cutting with Claudia McCue
Learn about the various types of embossing and die cutting as well as the proper ways to set up your documents to achieve consistent results.
1h 28m • COURSE
Print Production: Spot Colors and Varnish with Claudia McCue
Open a wide range of practical and creative options by learning how to add spot colors and varnishes to your print designs.
1h 57m • COURSE
Print Production: Prepress and Press Checks with Claudia McCue
Learn how to prepare your files for print and conduct a press check successfully.
1h 1m • COURSE
You'll learn print production skills with these experts.
Claudia McCue brings 20+ years of print and prepress production experience to her graphics arts training.
Claudia McCue incorporates more than 20 years of traditional and digital prepress production experience in her current incarnation as a consultant and trainer for the graphic arts industry. Claudia's company, Practicalia LLC, provides custom on-site training for a national client base of design firms, publications, printing companies and marketing professionals. She is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and has been using Adobe software for over 20 years.