Understanding that image size and resolution can be tricky, we’ve put together our recommendations for optimal printing. For further questions, do not hesitate to contact us to help setup your files correctly and prevent printing delays!
Art Creation at 10% Scale:
1.) Convert Feet to Inches (8’ = 96”)
2.) Divide by 10 to get 10% (96” —> 9.6”)
0.25” per side unless specified otherwise
Can be opened in Adobe Illustrator for easy use!
Full Size – 72* DPI
10% Scale – 720 DPI
*Smaller prints (4″ or less) may require higher than 72 DPI for resolution
Create artwork in CMYK mode for print
Use Pantone CP colors for vector graphics Match Prints are recommended for images to meet color expectations
packaged .ai or .indd
(all links and fonts included)
.pdf .eps .psd .tif .jpg
Not reliable for high quality print:
.png .gif .bmp Microsoft Office
Corel, QuarkXpress, etc – must be exported as a high quality .pdf for print
Include all font files with your art files
Outline all text to avoid complications
Britten FTP, WeTransfer, DropBox
CD, DVD, Thumb Drive
See our FAQs page or contact your sales rep for more information!
Additionally, Britten can design your artwork for $75/hour.