Oversized Gate Fold Annual Report with Pop-Out Insert: 60-Second Fold of the Week
You've NEVER seen an annual report like this ... guaranteed! This boldly oversized gate brochure offers a stylish, almost sculptural interior spread that mimics the architectural style of the building featured on the cover.
Designed by Claire Harding for VCU University Relations and produced by Worth Higgins & Associates of Richmond, Va., this brochure brings the "Wow-factor," and Trish will take it apart to show you how it was done.
How was the Oversized Gate Fold Annual Report with Pop-Out Insert produced?
Folding Style: Closed Gate with Pop-Out Accordion Insert
Production: Worth Higgins & Associates, Richmond, Va.
Client: Virginia Commonwealth University
Creative: Claire Harding, University Relations
Size: Flat: 32x11˝; Folded 11x11˝ (pop-out insert is 17.75x11˝ flat)
Paper: 80-lb Premium Dull Coated Cover
Production: Printed 4/4 with Flood Dull Aqueous on both sides. 5,250 qty.
Finishing: Diecut and score, gate fold, hand fold the insert, glue and hand fold to close.
Budget Rating: Moderate – High
Trish Witkowski is Chief Folding Fanatic at the online community foldfactory.com. She holds a bachelor of fine arts degree in graphic design and a master of science degree in Graphic Arts Publishing from Rochester Institute of Technology's School of Printing Management and Sciences (now the School of Print Media).
An award-winning designer, Trish held the position of creative director for a Baltimore-based agency for six years, and has taught design and desktop publishing at the college level. She has a specialized expertise in the area of folding and is the creator of the FOLDRite™ system, a 2004 GATF InterTech™ Technology Award winner.
Trish frequently publishes articles for graphic arts industry publications, and has written three books on the topic of folding: A Field Guide to Folding, Folding for the Graphic Arts: A Teacher's Handbook, and FOLD: The Professional's Guide to Folding.