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PRESLM- Literary Magazine Competition

By |2016-02-16T13:47:36+00:00February 16th, 2016|Design, Ideas|

NCTE’s Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines (PRESLM) recognizes students, teachers, and schools for producing excellent literary magazines. The program’s mission is to encourage all schools to develop literary magazines and seek excellence in writing and school-wide participation in production. Participation in the program serves as an inducement for improving the quality of school literary [...]

Templates for High School Newspapers

By |2016-03-21T11:02:50+00:00January 6th, 2016|Creative, Design, Ideas, Resources|

High school newspapers are hard work. We know that. If there was one gift we could give newspaper designers, it would be: MORE TIME! Anyone who has ever been charged with the composing of a high school newspaper page knows that it can be a daunting task! You want things clean and concise and hopefully, modular! [...]

Newspapers – Telling your unique story

By |2016-03-21T12:56:12+00:00December 22nd, 2015|Creative, Design, Feature, Ideas|

Whether it is bad news or good news, reading a newspaper is cathartic. This post features some of the unique ways our customers have used newsprint to help tell their story! See how they created their feature story news. Look at their content for article ideas. Then go create your own newspaper. The guys in [...]

Mini Movie #1 Featuring “Cry of the Hawk”

By |2015-12-21T16:53:05+00:00December 21st, 2015|Feature, Ideas, Videos|

North Harford High School has been printing with us for 6 years. Their publication "Cry of the Hawk" is a great example of how spot color can be used to spice up a publication! Check out this video of their 4th edition coming off the press: https://youtu.be/-571Tvbdj3A  

Video How-To: Creating bleeds

By |2015-12-02T12:26:00+00:00December 8th, 2015|Creative, Design, Feature, Ideas, Resources, Videos|

Here are step by step instructions on how to setup your new document for bleeds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rorz6VtZ4do Here are step by step instructions on how to setup your existing document for bleeds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HGO22s6Bgc