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Artwork Requirements

Customizer Tool

You can create custom products in our easy customizer tool. This free tool will generate 300dpi artwork that is ready for print and set on our template.

You'll also receive a free instant digital proof before adding the design to your cart, so you can be sure that the design will print perfectly! It's never been easier to design personalized gifts or custom promotional products!

If you choose to use our templates and design your artwork in a professional graphics application, continue reading:

GENERAL GUIDELINES

Artwork Reminders:
Convert all fonts (type) to outlines whenever possible, otherwise, include both screen and printer fonts. Be sure to also include any fonts used in placed EPS files.

Include all embedded (placed) images with your artwork.

Artwork submitted artwork must be in CMYK color.

All pixel based art should be prepared at a minimum of 300 dpi. 1-bit images should be prepared at a minimum of 600 dpi, 1200 dpi recommended.

SPECIFICS

ALL Custom Products:
Submit artwork at 100% (same size as to be printed).

Vector paths can be created in Photoshop with the Pen Tool or by making a selection, right clicking it and select "Make Work Path".

Artwork must include bleed as specified on our templates. If creating a custom die cut shape custom button pack, include 1/8" bleed beyond cut line.

Keep all important logos, text and graphics within the safety zone depicted on the template. If designing a custom cut product, this is a minimum 1/16" inside the cut line.

DIGITAL FILES

Artwork must be in digital format. Sorry, but we do not accept film, mechanical artwork or laser printouts as artwork.

We prefer 300-600 dpi, CMYK TIFF files embedded within our AI templates, or artworked saved within our Photoshop templates.

Acceptable File Formats: - TIF, PSD, EPS, AI, PDF, JPG (300 - 600 dpi)
- Both Mac and PC formats are acceptable.

Acceptable Software Applications:
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Pure Buttons Customizer

Delivery Methods:
- Email
- Mail - CD-ROM and DVD-ROM

HOW-TO

Check out the Pure Buttons blog to get the best info on how to prepare your files! We also showcase client designs and new product features!

The Button Post
https://www.thebuttonpost.com

Our YouTube Channel has a lot of quick tutorial videos for how to use our customizer tool and much more.

Pure Buttons YouTube Channel
https://www.youtube.com/purebuttonsmedia

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