Here’s a quick checklist for setting your artwork up for greetings card printing.
The flat, finished size of a card is:
A6 (A5 half-fold): 148mm x 210mm, or 154mm x 216mm with bleed
148mm square: 296mm x 148mm, or 302mm x 154mm with bleed
A5 (A4 half-fold): 297mm x 210mm, or 303mm x 216mm with bleed
DL: 210mm x 198mm, or 216mm x 204mm with bleed
When ordering from instantprint you can be confident your artwork is in safe hands. Regardless of how your produce your design every order is checked by our in-house studio team to ensure that the file is print-ready.
If your design is complete our online proofing tool is available after you click ‘add to basket’ and it will check your artwork and apply fixes for common issues if needed.
If you are unsure, our Personal Artworkers can check over your artwork for free before you place an order.
You can also access our free design online templates which are available as an option after you click ‘add to basket’.
We’ll design for you
If you need support with designing, we can always create the design for you. We have recently launched our new Design Service and offer design across all our products. For more information click here.
Want to learn more?
If you’d like to learn more about the technical side of print ready artwork we have a series of guides for you to read covering subjects as bleed, colour and resolution.