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How to Design a Canvas?

Learn how to design and print a Canvas globally with Cloudprinter.com in just a few simple steps.

Download Canvas Templates in all available sizes in AI and PDF formats via the link

With the help of the templates, you can prepare the file for print in your Adobe Illustrator simply and easily.

*While preparing your file for print, you’ll have to exclude the bleeds layer.

Follow these 4 simple steps to design and prepare your Canvas for print:

  1. Choose Canvas size
    Select one of the available sizes at Cloudprinter.com to design and prepare your Canvas for printing.
  2. Add frame thickness
    Keep in mind that the edges of your image will be wrapped around a frame.
    There are the following frame options at Cloudprinter.com:
    - 0.75 inch (20 mm), 
    - 1.25 inch (30 mm),
    - 1.5 inch (40 mm)
    Thus, don't forget to add the extra frame thickness wrap at each side of your image.
  3. Set Canvas bleeds 
    While designing and preparing your Canvas for print with Cloudprinter.com, set 10 mm (0.394 in) bleed areas at each side.
  4. Prepare Canvas file for printing 
       - Set 300 DPI resolution
       - Choose RGB print 
       - Save the file in PDF/X-4

Well done! Now you can print your Canvas all over the world as close to the delivery destination as possible.