Creating Custom Size Artwork

It is important to read and to understand the guidelines when preparing your artwork. Every printer will have their own requirements. So do we. Don’t worry, we have simplified the procedure. It’s not going to be difficult.

Creating Custom Size Artwork 01

Click on “File” >> “New” >> “OK”

NOTE: The size of the artboard MUST BE able to contain your artwork

Creating Custom Size Artwork Step 1

 

Creating Custom Size Artwork 02

Scenario: You wanted to place an order for custom business card printing of 40mm x 40mm.

Creating Custom Size Artwork Step 2

After you have drawn the guidelines, you have to add a new layer below. Now, you can now place the “Artwork” in the correct layer.

Creating Custom Size Artwork Step 2a

Final Artwork should look like this

Creating Custom Size Artwork Step 2b

 

Creating Custom Size Artwork 03

Remember to check against the checklist to prevent artwork “reject”. You can see some of the common problems here.