ARTWORK SPECIFICATIONS

SUPPLY OF ARTWORK:

Artwork should be supplied on CD, DVD, USB Flash Drive or E-mail (Files mailed should not exceed 10 MB) For larger files please use Sendspace a free internet service (WEB: www.sendspace.com) and mail us the download link.

PROGRAMMES & APPLICATIONS

Artwork should be supplied in the following programs:
Corel Draw 2019 – or earlier versions
Adobe Illustrator 
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Acrobat PDF ( PDF/X-1a)

Please also include an exported jpeg image of the file.

The use of any Microsoft products such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint or Publisher will lead to additional costs due to the fact that these files will need to be converted into a format we can use.

Additionally create these files at actual size and then export or safe them as JPEG images and PDF documents.
Please include a bleed of at least 3 mm and add trim marks were necessary.

IMAGES, PHOTOGRAPHS AND SCANS:

Save all files as EPS or JPEG (maximum quality). Images must be CMYK and not RGB. Black & White images must be converted to Grayscale. DPI must be at least 100 dpi at actual size and 300 dpi or more if smaller.
For large format printing all images must have at least 300 dpi resolution. If you have used any images from the web in your printed piece they are likely to turn out fuzzy and blurred ( Pixilated) as web uses 72 dpi images.

FONTS:

Please take the time to convert fonts to paths or outlines. Include fonts were possible.

COLOUR:

If no colour specifications or samples are supplied we will print file as is and will not be held liable for any incorrect colours.
Please specify if PANTONE colours should be matched.
(Note that Pantone colours cannot be matched 100% using digital printing )

A colour proof will be supplied where possible for colour matching and proofing.

For more info :
artwork@sossigns.co.za

You can find us at:

18 Mars Street
Naledi Industrial Park
Vaalpark
Sasolburg
1947
Freestate

Our Business Hours:

Monday - Thursday
7:00 - 16:00
Fridays
7:00 - 13:00

CLOSED WEEKENDS AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

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Email 
marlene@sossigns.co.za 
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