Artwork Specifications | Notes Inc USA | Your Brand Always Within Reach


Please read through the following artwork specifications from Notes Inc USA. Ultimately, this will help ensure that your items will not encounter any delays and will avoid issues when printing. Additionally, if you have any questions about these guidelines, please contact us at Furthermore, we are available Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.

Artwork Specifications Program Formats

We can read Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and QuarkXpress files. Additionally, please be certain to include all imported or embedded images (EPS, TIF files, etc.) and all screen and printer fonts used in your layout, or have all fonts converted to curves/outlines. Lastly, whenever possible, provide us with vector art.

Recommended Resolution

For scanned artwork specifications, we recommend 300 DPI for a photograph and 600 to 1200 DPI for line art. Ultimately, 1200 DPI is recommended for any line art that includes text.

Artwork Specifications Margin Requirements

For all adhesive and non adhesive products, leave 3/16″ open margin on all four sides. Firstly, we recommend against heavy ink coverage on the adhesive edge of the sheet (about 3/4″). Secondly, the first dimension listed for each notepad is the adhesive edge. Thirdly, for full bleed, extend art 1/8″. Lastly, the printed flat sheets on all Note Cube® edge notepads cannot bleed.