Here’s some random pages of the comic Crash ‘n’ Burn I am working on now, to explain bleeds~

The green area is where the paper will be cut off.

The blue is up to where the drawing can go.

The pink is where the speech has to stay in to avoid cut-offs.

(The grey area is the Photoshop background- Means nothing. :D )

Here’s the exact dimensions I work in: 

dimensions in PS

Not sure if this helps anyone, but I thought I’d put it out there. The template is one I’ve gotten from Tokyopop when I started working for them. 

Good luck! :}