Banner Art Requirements

Outdoor Banner

We do not accept PDF files, nor documents created in page layout programs such as Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress or Microsoft Publisher.

APPLIQUE (SEWN) BANNERS: Please submit artwork in Adobe Illustrator only. All art must be vector based, created in Illustrator, with all fonts converted to outlines. Do not place or link images into the Illustrator document. Illustrator files may be scaled proportionately (for example, a 6′ x 10′ banner can be created as a 6′ x 10′ design.) Select all colors from our nylon color chart.

SILKSCREEN PRINTED BANNERS: Please submit artwork in Adobe Illustrator only. All art must be vector based, created in Illustrator, with all fonts converted to outlines. Do not place or link images into the Illustrator document. Illustrator files may be scaled proportionately (for example, a 6′ x 10′ banner can be created as a 6′ x 10′ design.) Select background (banner) color from our from our nylon color chart. For printed ink colors use Pantone numbered colors (do not use fluorescent or metallic Pantone colors.)

DIGITALLY PRINTED BANNERS: Artwork may be submitted as vector graphics in Adobe Illustrator, with all fonts converted to outlines, using Pantone colors (except fluorescent or metallic colors), or as Adobe Photoshop, TIF or JPG files. Make sure that Photoshop TIFs or JPGs have high resolution: files must be at least 100 ppi when enlarged to full print size. Do not use low-resolution graphics, such as images or logos from the web.