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A3 Folded Leaflet Printing

A3 folded leaflets measure 420 x 297mm when flat. This means there is tons of space to include a good moderation of text, images and diagrams. Available to print in a choice of silk, gloss or uncoated paper stock with a multitude of folding options.

Use our Free Folded Leaflet Design Tool to choose your own backgrounds, themes, and fonts. Once you have the design ready, just send us the file and we’ll do the rest! Our service is completely transparent and all prices are inclusive of free UK delivery!

Product Specifications

  • A3 Folded Leaflets
  • Wide Range of Fold Options
  • Gloss / Silk / Uncoated Stock
  • Full Colour Print on Both Sides
  • FREE NATIONWIDE DELIVERY
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  • Finished Size
    A5: 148 x 210mm
    A4: 210 x 297mm
    1/3 A3: 140 x 297mm
    1/4 A3: 105 x 297mm

    The design fee includes image sourcing and up to 3 free revisions. Logo design or enhancement is not included. Delivery dates will be affected to compensate for design time.

    To avoid delays please ensure your artwork is supplied correctly. We will only contact you if there is something wrong with your supplied file.

Order Summary

 

A3 Folded Leaflets from Cheap as Prints

A3 folded leaflets stand out as an ideal choice when it comes to accommodating content-heavy designs while maintaining a clear and concise presentation. With a generous design area measuring 297mm x 420mm, these leaflets offer a canvas that empowers creativity and enables the delivery of substantial information without overwhelming the reader with clutter. The expansive space not only allows for visually striking layouts but also provides an opportunity to captivate the audience with engaging visuals and essential details.

One of the notable applications of A3 folded leaflets is in the realm of promotional materials, where their size and format make them particularly effective. Takeaway menus, for instance, benefit greatly from the larger dimensions, allowing restaurants to showcase a diverse range of dishes alongside enticing visuals. The A3 format provides a spacious canvas to present comprehensive price lists, ensuring that customers have access to all relevant information in a single glance. The versatility of A3 folded leaflets extends beyond the realm of eateries, making them suitable for various purposes, such as distributing questionnaires that demand a detailed response or offering custom maps that guide readers through intricate details.

Whether you are unveiling a new product line, sharing detailed service offerings, or outlining complex processes, the A3 folded leaflet format allows you to strike the right balance between content and design. The ample space not only accommodates text but also provides an expansive canvas for vibrant graphics, ensuring that your promotional material not only informs but also engages and leaves a lasting impression on your target audience.

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Order your A3 folded leaflets online! Then send us your artwork file or let our professional designers help! Our artwork rates are competitively priced and we can send you a design draft within 2 days. If you still wish to provide your own design you can send us your file for a free artwork suitability check!

FAQ's

  • What are the uses for A3 folded leaflets?

    A3 folded leaflets are commonly used for promotional and informational purposes, serving as versatile marketing tools for businesses, events, or product launches. With their larger size and multiple panels, A3 folded leaflets offer ample space for impactful visuals and detailed content, making them effective for conveying a comprehensive message to a target audience.

  • What is the process for achieving the finished size of A5 from A3 folded leaflets?

    To achieve the finished size of A5 from A3 folded leaflets, the A3 sheet is initially folded in half along its longest edge to create an A4 size, and then folded again in half to obtain the final A5 size, resulting in a multi-panel brochure.

  • What is the process for achieving the finished size of A4 from A3 folded leaflets?

    To achieve the finished size of A4 from A3 folded leaflets, the A3 sheet is folded in half along its shortest edge, creating an A4 size with four panels.

  • What is the process for achieving the finished size of 1/3 A3 from A3 folded leaflets?

    To achieve the finished size of 1/3 A3 from A3 folded leaflets, the A3 sheet is folded twice along its longest edge, creating three equal sections, with each panel measuring 1/3 of the original A3 size.

  • What is the process for achieving the finished size of 1/4 A3 from A3 folded leaflets?

    To achieve the finished size of 1/4 A3 from A3 folded leaflets, the A3 sheet is folded twice, first along the shortest edge to create an A4 size, and then folded again along its longest edge, resulting in a quarter of the original A3 size with four equal sections.

  • What file format should I use for designing my A3 folded leaflet?

    To achieve the best printing results, it is recommended to use high-resolution PDF files that include embedded fonts. Although JPEG, PNG, or TIFF formats are also acceptable, PDF is generally the preferred option for professional printing purposes.

  • What are the bleed and margin requirements when designing A3 folded leaflets?

    When designing A3 folded leaflets, it’s recommended to include a bleed of around 3mm to 5mm on all sides to ensure the design extends beyond the final trim size. Additionally, maintaining a margin of at least 5mm inside the trim lines helps prevent cutting issues and contributes to a polished and professional layout.

  • Should I use CMYK or RGB colour mode when designing A3 folded leaflets?

    For professional printing, it’s crucial to use the CMYK colour mode, as this is the colour model used in the printing process.

  • What is the required resolution for images when designing A3 folded leaflets?

    Images should be high resolution, preferably 300 dots per inch (DPI) to ensure crisp and clear prints. Low-resolution images may appear pixelated or blurry when printed.

  • Can I include borders when designing A3 folded leaflets?

    While borders can be added for aesthetic purposes, it’s advisable to keep them at least 5mm (0.2 inches) inside the trim edge to account for potential variations in the cutting process.

  • What is the best font size for clear readability when designing A3 folded leaflets?

    The best font size for clear readability on A3 folded leaflets typically ranges between 10 to 12 points, ensuring text is legible without sacrificing design aesthetics. Additionally, using a clean and easily readable font style contributes to optimal visibility and comprehension.

  • What paper stock is best for A3 folded leaflets?

    That depends on your requirements and budget. However, our most popular paper stock for A3 folded leaflets is 170gsm silk stock.

  • Why are A3 folded leaflets printed on thicker material crease folded?

    When folding thicker materials like 250gsm or heavier paper, there’s a chance of occasional cracking on the flap’s edge fibers. To address this, crease-folding is applied to ensure a smoother folding process and prevent damage to the fibers.

  • What will A3 folded leaflets printed on uncoated paper look and feel like?

    A3 folded leaflets printed on uncoated paper will have a matt finish, providing a natural and textured feel. The lack of coating enhances readability and absorbs ink differently, resulting in a softer appearance with a tactile quality.

  • What will A3 folded leaflets printed on gloss paper look and feel like?

    A3 folded leaflets printed on gloss paper will have a shiny and reflective surface, offering a vibrant and visually appealing finish. The gloss coating provides a smooth texture, enhancing colour saturation and creating a polished, professional look and feel.

  • What will A3 folded leaflets printed on silk paper look and feel like?

    A3 folded leaflets printed on silk paper will have a smooth and non-reflective surface, offering a balanced finish between matt and gloss. The silk coating provides a sophisticated feel, enhancing colour richness while reducing glare for a refined appearance.

  • Why is lamination for A3 folded leaflets only available on the 350gsm silk stock?

    Lamination for A3 folded leaflets is typically only available on the 350gsm silk stock due to its thickness and durability. Lamination adds a protective layer to the leaflets, and the heavier stock can withstand the lamination process without compromising their structural integrity. Thinner or lighter stocks may not be suitable for lamination as they could become too rigid or prone to damage.

  • How will lamination enhance the look and feel of A3 folded leaflets?

    Gloss lamination enhances A3 folded leaflets with a glossy, vibrant finish that intensifies colours and captures attention. It provides a sleek and smooth texture, amplifying the visual impact. On the other hand, matt lamination offers a sophisticated, non-reflective finish that adds an understated elegance while providing a velvety, tactile feel.

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Print Sides

Single sided printing is suitable for designs that rely on simplicity, clarity and minimalism where uncluttered visuals and concise information are essential.

  • Recommended for designs that prioritise simplicity, clarity and minimalism
  • Ideal for conveying uncluttered visuals and concise information

Double sided printing, also known as duplex printing allows for effectively maximising space utilisation. This not only reduces cost but also enhances content organisation by providing more room for design elements.

  • Maximises space utilisation and reduces overall cost
  • Enhances content organisation by providing more room for design content

Delivery

Delivery is calculated based on working days and does not include weekends, bank holidays or seasonal periods. Please note that during busy periods, the delivery dates may vary from what is advertised online.

  • Delivery is calculated based on working days only
  • Excludes weekends, bank holidays and seasonal periods
  • During busy periods, delivery dates may vary
  • Free delivery to UK mainland addresses

PDF Proof

Your supplied artwork file will be processed for printing without a digital proof.

A PDF proof of your supplied artwork file will be emailed for reviewing and approving. Production will only begin after we receive confirmation of artwork approval from you via email. Please note the estimated date of delivery is subject to the order and artwork being approval by 12pm.

  • PDF proof of artwork will be emailed for review and approval
  • Production will only start after artwork approval via email
  • Estimated delivery date subject to artwork and order approval by 12pm

Quantity

For multiple designs, you’ll need to add a quantity to the basket separately for each design.

Artwork

Be sure to supply your design using the CMYK colour mode with a resolution of at least 300dpi. Additionally, embed fonts, outline text and extend bleed areas beyond the trim marks to prevent any important elements from being cut off during printing and trimming. To ensure artwork is supplied correctly to avoid delays, we recommend using our artwork templates.

Please Note: For most products, the CMYK colour mode is utilised, however, other printed materials such as carrier bags and branded writing instruments are printed using Pantone colours. Any artwork supplied in RGB will be converted in to CMYK or Pantone depending on the product. Please bear in mind this will result in a significant colour difference which we will make you aware of prior to print.

  • Designs should be supplied using CMYK colour mode
  • Resolution should be at least 300dpi
  • Fonts should be embedded and text outlined
  • Bleed areas should be extended beyond trim marks
  • RGB artwork will be converted to meet printing requirements

Please include a clear overview of the project objectives, outlining specific deliverables. This should include desired aesthetics or style preferences and any technical requirements or constraints that need to be considered. The advertised artwork rate includes one design concept with unlimited minor revisions but excludes logo creation. Please refer to our logo design services if you would like a new logo or would like to make amendments to an existing one.

Please Note: By selecting our artwork services the delivery date for your order will be affected to compensate for the design time.

  • Provide design brief outlining project objectives
  • One design concept with unlimited minor revisions
  • Excludes logo creation or amending existing one
  • PDF proof of artwork will be emailed for review and approval
  • Production will only start after artwork approval via email
  • Estimated delivery date subject to artwork and order approval by 12pm