Artwork Guide

All artwork must be supplied in pdf format and set to the correct dimensions for the relevant product. Product specifications are outlined below.

All images must be high resolution (300 dpi / Vector) (especially large format products such as banners and sign boards), in CMYK colours and set to the correct FOGRA profile.

For coated art paper products (silk & gloss) use colour profile FOGRA 39.

For offset (non-coated paper) use colour profile FOGRA 27.

For information on FOGRA profiles, bleeds and safe zones please visit the FAQ’s section of this website.

If you are unsure if your artwork is acceptable please send a copy to artwork@printingunlimited.com.

 

We will endeavour to let you know if there are any problems with your artwork, however, once your artwork is uploaded we cannot accept any responsibility if these guidelines are not adhered to.

Preferred Artwork

  • Format – PDF or JPEG
  • Colour – CMYK
  • Bleed – 3mm
  • Resolution – 300dpi
  • Fonts – embedded/curves
  • No printer marks or colour bars

Do be aware that RGB and Pantone colours will be automatically converted to CMYK, which might affect the colour of your print.

Sending Artwork

Email your artwork to enquiries@printingunlimited.co.uk

We will endeavour to let you know if there are any problems with your artwork, however, once your artwork is uploaded we cannot accept any responsibility if these guidelines are not adhered to.

Please call 0208 723 9060 or email us at enquiries@printingunlimited.co.uk if you have any questions.

The table below is based on printing a portrait document at 300 dots per inch which will print at high quality. The following two images are size charts for both flyers and posters, which will show you the proportional difference in size based on an A4 page (standard flyer size – 29.7cm x 21.0cm).

Size Name Size in cm
(without bleed area)
Size in pixels 300dpi
(without bleed area)
Size in cm
(with bleed area)
Size in pixels 300dpi
(with bleed area)
  Business Card 8.5 x 5.5 cm 1004 x 650 9.1 x 6.1 cm 1075 x 720
  DL / Comp Slip 9.9 x 21.0 cm 1169 x 2480 10.5 x 21.6 cm 1240 x 2551
  A7 10.5 x 7.4cm 1240 x 874 10.8 x 7.7cm 1276 x 909
  A6 14.8 x 10.5 cm 1748 x 1240 15.4 x 11.1 cm 1819 x 1311
  A5 21.0 x 14.8 cm 2480 x 1748 21.6 x 15.4 cm 2551 x 1819
  A4 29.7 x 21.0 cm 3508 x 2480 30.3 x 21.6 cm 3579 x 2551
  A3 42.0 x 29.7 cm 4961 x 3508 42.6 x 30.3 cm 5031 x 3579
  A2 59.4 x 42.0 cm 7016 x 4961 60.0 x 42.6 cm 7087 x 5031
  A1 84.1 x 59.4 cm 9933 x 7016 84.7 x 60.0 cm 10004 x 7087
  A0 118.9 x 84.1 cm 14043 x 9933 119.5 x 84.7 cm 14114 x 10004
  Roller Banners 80.0 x 200.0 cm 9449 x 23622 80.6 x 200.6 cm 9520 x 23693

Flyers Size Guide

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Posters Size Guide

posters size guide

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