Artwork Requirements

Artwork Requirements:

Artwork Provided By Client:

For Pre-press artwork requirements (stepping, color separations, traps, dot gain, etc.) we kindly require one or more of the following?VECTOR GRAPHICS formats we can edit:

Macintosh Platform

Our preferred environment
Macromedia FreeHand up to version 11 (MX)
Adobe Illustrator , up to version CS5
Adobe Indesign version CS5
Preferred file types are: .eps, .pdf, .ai, .ind
Preferred file type for CMYK prints is .eps for quality purposes

Windows Platform

CorelDraw, up to version 12


A Note About Fonts:

Due to rapid development and variations affecting the font design technology, fonts purchased from different Suppliers are not fully interchangeable, even if they share the same name.

We would kindly appreciate if you provided all fonts associated with a particular job, or, if the job does not contain a large amount of text, please convert text to paths (curves/outlines), of course, retaining fill, line & color specifications in PMS and tone percentages where necessary.

Please provide hardcopies:

To standard scale (1:1, 1:2, 2:1, ETC.) in colour or black and white as specified colour separations.

Usage of Bitmap Images

(.JPG,.TIF,.PIC,PHOTOSHOP,…) in Screenprint Technology is restricted to print as 4 process colours in no more than 75-80 lpi (35-45 lpi on corflute). Please consider this aspect when preparing your Artwork.

Storage / Transfer Media

USB flash drives, Iomega Zip 100, 250 or 750 mb Disks, CD, e-mail attached files (up to 5 mb).