[Note Pad] 01. Note Pad Artwork Specification and Checklist

Note Pad Artwork Specification


1. Please use our product size template to ensure you prepare your artwork correctly. 2. Remember: As the pages are turned from bottom to top (upwards), orientate your artwork accordingly. 3. Please remember to remove all the guide line. 4. Please prepare your notepad in 4 PDF file. – PDF 1 : Front Cover – PDF 2 : Inner Front Cover – PDF 3 : Inner Back Cover – PDF 4 : Back Cover

Note Pad Checklist

Preparing artwork can be a complex task. To avoid error, extra cost and delay, we have prepared a comprehensive checklist to assist you in preparing your artwork successfully. Please ensure every step stated has been duly complied in your artwork.


-Only CMYK colour mode is used in your artwork -No colour tints that contain less than 10%


-All images are in CMYK colour mode -Colour / Grayscale images resolution are set to or above 300dpi -Scanned Line Art / Black & white images resolution are set to or above 1200dpi -Never manipulate images in vector software* -All background, design effects, and images has been merged and converted to a TIFF file


-No fonts of less than 4pts -Layout Program* : Curve / Create Outline / Path all fonts -Adobe Photoshop : Set resolution at or 300dpi and Rasterize Type


-No hairline less than 0.25pts

Product Size Template

-Artwork is prepared in the correct PRODUCT SIZE TEMPLATES -Background design expanded to Full Bleed size -Vital elements are within Safe Zone -No crop marks are applied -Removed all guidelines and text descriptions in PRODUCT SIZE TEMPLATES

Artwork Orientation

-When you flip the inside, the artwork is at your desired orientation

PDF File Format

-Artwork is saved in required file format : Adobe Acrobat Document 4 – version 1.3 (*.pdf) -Resolution : 300 dpi -Colour mode : CMYK colour mode


-Other than hyphen (-) and underscore(_), your filename do not include any other marks or symbols -Name your file according to our specification -No overprint setting is used.

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