Accepted file formats
Corel Draw (version 20 and lower)
AI, EPS, PDF
Adobe Illustrator (version CC 2019) with all text converted to outlines
Image format for two-dimensional graphics
TIFF, JPG, PNG
bitmap formats – for graphics containing photos
We do not accept Quark or InDesign files.
If the artwork is a logo and is to be cut on a plotter or router, or screen printed: we need VECTOR art in CDR, PDF, SVG, EPS or AI format. All text converted to curves/outlines.
Scale for Finished Layouts: please use any of the standard scales - 1:2, 1:4, 1:8, 1:12, 1:16, etc. Using irregular scales (such as 47.23%) makes it difficult to check dimensions and catch possible errors.
Images embedded in files should be high enough resolution for their intended size.
People will be looking at graphics from close distance
Size of display is not too big
Good quality: 100 dpi to 200dpi at ACTUAL SIZE;
Medium quality: 75dpi to 100dpi at ACTUAL SIZE;
Medium-low quality: 50dpi to 75dpi at ACTUAL SIZE;
Low quality: below 50dpi at ACTUAL SIZE.
People will be looking at graphics from great distance
Size of display is usually big
Good quality: 75 dpi to 120dpi at ACTUAL SIZE;
Medium quality: 50dpi to 75dpi at ACTUAL SIZE;
Medium-low quality: 25dpi to 50 dpi at ACTUAL SIZE;
Low quality: below 25dpi at ACTUAL SIZE.