Submitting Art

ART & LOGO DESIGN SERVICES
College Hype has a full staff of Artists that are ready to create for you.

WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING SERVICES: 
- Logo Design
- Logo Re-Creation
- Logo Restoration 
- Art/Photo Scanning


ACCEPTABLE FILE FORMATS FOR SUBMITTING ART:

PREFERRED VECTOR FORMATS: (in order of preference)
- AI (Adobe Illustrator)
- CDR (CorelDraw)
- FH (Freehand)
- EPS (Encapsulate Postscript)
- PDF (Portable Document Format)


CONVERT ALL TEXT TO OUTLINES/PATHS

If a file is not truly vector-based, submit the original file format.  Gradients/older versions of software may cause problems in translation.
Please submit a matching pixel image (such as jpg) so that the art can be verified upon opening.


RECOMMENDED PIXEL FORMATS: (in order of preference)

- TIF
- PSD (Adobe Photoshop)
- JPG
- BMP
- GIF
- PNG
- RESOLUTION – 300 DPI MINIMUM at FINAL size

For embroidery, jpg and bmp are preferred formats. Photographs MUST BE ACTUAL SIZE or larger or loss of detail is probable.


‘CAMERA READY’ ARTWORK

- Glossy or high quality paper
- As large as possible
- Print with highest quality ink setting


NOT RECOMMENDED:

- DOC (Microsoft Word)
- XLS (Microsoft Excel)
- PPT OR PPS (Microsoft Powerpoint)
- Other file formats such as Publisher, Virtual Card, etc. not acceptable

Pixel images CAN be extracted from Office files with extra processing time. If a logo was created with a Microsoft Office Application, a camera ready printout as large as possible is more effective than submitting the actual computer file.


If you require further information, or want to speak with a live customer service representative, please give us a call at 617-282-8883.
Or send an e-mail to: art@collegehype.com