Premium Finishing Templates


Design Checklist

Text
Keep all text at 8pt or higher.

 

 

 

Lines
Sharp lines need to be at 0.5 or thicker.

 

 

Imagery
Make artwork a vector PDF and photographs at least 300dpi.

 

 

Crop Marks
Don’t need them! We add them for you.

 

 


For more help, read our Artwork Guidelines.

Look very carefully at our Do’s and Don’ts before finalizing the design and submitting your order.

This will save you time and money!

If you are unsure what a Bleed is you can read our Bleed and Border info.


EXPORTING!!


You will need to check the “Use Document Bleed Settings” when exporting your file!

 


 

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Templates are available as InDesign and Illustrator, files. Additional instructions on creating and saving your file are included in the templates.


Standard Business Card: 3.5″x 2.0″

    Bleed Area: 3.75″ x 2.25″ 
Make sure your background extends to fill the bleed area to avoid white edges when cutting.

  Trim: 3.50″x2.0″
This is where we will be cut your cards.

 Safe Area:  
Make sure important information like text and logos are inside the safe area to avoid being cut.

 

 


Exhibition Card:
This is a 5” x 7” Card used for promotional purposes.

 

 

 

    Bleed Area: 7.25″ x 5.25″ 
Make sure your background extends to fill the bleed area to avoid white edges when cutting.

  Trim: 7″x 5″
This is where we will be cut your cards.

 Safe Area:  
Make sure important information like text and logos are inside the safe area to avoid being cut.

 

 

 

 

 


Postcard
This is a 6″x 4.25″ card for mailing.

 

    Bleed Area: 6.25″ x 4.50″ 
Make sure your background extends to fill the bleed area to avoid white edges when cutting.

  Trim: 7″x 5″
This is where we will be cut your cards.

 Safe Area:  
Make sure important information like text and logos are inside the safe area to avoid being cut.

 

 

 

 


Greeting Card
This is a 5.5” x 8.5” card creased in half to yield a 5.5” x 4.25” greeting card.

 

 

 

 

    Bleed Area: 5.75″ x 8.75″ 
Make sure your background extends to fill the bleed area to avoid white edges when cutting.

  Trim: 5.5″x8.5″
This is where we will be cut your cards.

 Safe Area:  
Make sure important information like text and logos are inside the safe area to avoid being cut.

  Trim Line: This is where the card will be creased. Please be aware of content above and below this area.