Papers For 8.5x11 Half-Fold Brochures
70# or 80# Text
Generally, people prefer thinner text papers as an affordable way to market events, light posters, leaflets, letterhead, advertisements, and any other situation where a budget is a primary concern.
70# or 80# Cover
Sometimes, handouts need to be thicker but not quite as durable as postcards. To grasp the thickness, think about the cover of a magazine. Sometimes, this stock can also provide welcome savings compared to other cover media.
We offer additional heavier archival stocks for many Brochure Printing sizes in our fine arts printing area.
8.5x11 Half-Fold Brochures
Printing 8.5x11 Half-Fold Brochures
Learn More About Printing 8.5x11 Half-Fold Brochures
Half folded brochures and flyers are convenient as weekly programs, 4-page booklets, newsletters, and generally smaller marketing materials. We print these “folded flyers” on four different glossy or matte papers specifically designed for almost any project. All half folded 8.5x11 brochures are printed in full color, and full bleed and rush options are available.
These brochures are double-sided 8.5x11 prints half folded. The final size is 5.5x8.5.
Turnaround Times For Brochures
There are three turnaround options for 8.5x11 brochures. Remember to match up your turnaround days for any other products you order simultaneously. Digital proofs and artwork problems will likely increase turnaround by one additional day.
Digital Proofs for 8.5x11 Half-Fold
If there is an art issue, we will email you a digital proof in PDF format. In some cases, we adjust artwork to assist with proper spacing. If it is imperative you receive a digital visual beforehand; please let us know by selecting the digital proof option for $5. Our graphic designers inspect artwork before printing for quality purposes.
A digital proof will add one day to turnaround.
Half-Fold Brochure Details
8.5 X 11 (file should be 8.75 X 11.25) is the most common brochure choice and customarily trifled or half folded. Brochures can be single or double-sided.
The production team scores thicker half-fold brochures (card stock) before folding. Still, they do not fold orders over 100, ensuring a lower risk of shipping damage. The scoring will ensure that the folds are crisp, accurate, and clean. We will fold all orders placed on text papers (gloss and matte paper).
We've made a half-fold template for each print size to help you understand trim areas better.