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Create your own poster using our easy and affordable poster printing service. In a choice of A3 or A4 sizes, you can have your designs and artwork printed onto 160 gsm satin paper. Your design will be printed with a white border to give it a framed effect. Print your designs, artwork, and illustrations with custom poster printing for a professional but cheap way to proudly display your finished piece.
Create your own poster, printed onto 160 gsm satin paper in a choice of A3 or A4 sizes. You can choose the orientation, either portrait or landscape, and your design, artwork, or illustration will be printed in high-definition full colour by our professionals. The finish gives your masterpiece a beautiful shine, and the white frame-effect border finishes the piece perfectly.
These posters benefit from a quantity discount, and are perfect for any number of rooms, so you can use multiple designs and tailor each poster for exactly where you want to place it. Adjust the size and orientation to suit your artwork as well as to fit perfectly wherever you want to place them. Poster printing is quick and simple with Contrado, and you will have your custom posters printed and dispatched in a matter of days. Bring your art to life with budget posters.
Most products can be made and dispatched within 24 hours of receiving the order, so there's hardly any wait. View delivery information.
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How your custom posters are made
Your work is printed onto the 160 gsm satin paper using eco-friendly inks and a specialist digital printing method. This creates a rich coloured, finely detailed print in high-definition. Everything is handmade to order, when our technicians have finished printing your design our expert craftsmen will cut your custom printed poster to size by hand.
We would advise hanging your custom poster out of direct sunlight, to ensure that your design stays as vibrant and bright as the day it was printed. Should you need to, simply wipe your poster down, making sure not to soak it.
If your design is slightly smaller than your chosen poster size, but looks distorted when you stretch it out, you can use our intuitive online design tool to add a repeat effect to your work. This can be done with a standard repeat, a mirrored repeat, or a half drop repeat to ensure that you get the best possible effect. Once you have selected your preferred option, you can re-position your original design, so that the finished piece looks exactly how you would like it to.
Bring an abundance of personality to your home by printing your own designs and artwork in a professional way. Use custom poster printing to complement your home decor and to change the look and feel of a room without having to re-decorate or change too much.
Update your office space without breaking the bank with our easy to use poster printing service. The ability to choose your size as well as orientation means that you can use these budget poster printing to decorate any space, no matter how awkward the position.
Custom posters are printed with extremely fast turnaround times are a wonderful cheap alternative to canvas prints to offer your customers. Show off your artwork in either A4 or A3, and your customers could have a series of your works rather than just one piece.
Frequently asked questions:
What are the posters made from?
We use a high quality 160 gsm satin paper for poster printing. This gives a beautiful high-definition print with a high shine finish, displaying your artwork in all its glory.
Where do you make the posters?
When you create your own poster, we know that you expect it to be printed and dispatched in days. That is why everything we create is produced in our headquarters the almost always same day you order them, and are dispatched fast.
Do the posters have to be the same for the quantity discount?
Your size, orientation and design do not need to be the same to qualify for the quantity discount but it would need to be the same product. Simply design two or more posters and add them to your basket to benefit.
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What's the best resolution to print in?
We print at 200dpi, which is a good combination of quality and file weight. Ideally, your image should be scaled to 100% at 200dpi, this means that no resizing of your file occurs stopping any interpolation.
Should I save my file as a TIFF or JPEG?
For multi-coloured or very detailed files we recommend using a tiff format, but they must be flattened. For simple colours and low detail files, a jpeg is fine.
Which colour model should I choose? RGB or CMYK?
We advise providing images in the RGB colour space. Specifically using the sRGB image profile, to achieve best colour results.What does this mean? In your editing software choose RGB as the working space, and assign the image profile as sRGB (full name sRGB IEC61966-2.1)
What does GSM mean?
Grams per Square Meter (GSM) is an international standard for measuring the weight of paper or fabric. GSM uses the weight of a square meter (1000 x 1000mm) as an indication of the weight and thickness of a given fabric. We class 20-100gsm as light (summer fabrics, gauzes and fine silks), 101-249 gsm as medium (most clothing fabrics) and 250+ gsm as heavy (upholstery fabrics, and other specialist fabrics).
What are bleed areas?
When designing your product, it’s best to make sure that your image is slightly larger than needed. In printing, the extra printed image is referred to as a “Bleed Area” or margin, and it is removed from the finished piece. A bleed area acts as a buffer for slight inconsistencies in the manufacturing process. however, it’s important to fill your bleed areas completely, or you may end up with white, unprinted strips along the edge of your finished product.
Do you print on garments a customer supplies?
Unfortunately not. All our garments are printed on flat fabric and sewn into finished products, which gives a better-finished result and all-over print. We test meticulously so that we know what gets the best results on our fabrics, and our facilities cater perfectly to them. We do however print sublimation paper to order, so if you have access to a heat press you can press your fabrics or flat garments easily.
Can you Align a Pattern or design across panels of a garment?
We always strive for the greatest accuracy when printing and constructing your garments. However, due to unavoidable stretch or movement of the fabric during the stitching process, we cannot guarantee perfect pattern registration across garment seams. We are generally accurate within 2-3mm, which is close enough for most patterns but may show slight issues with detailed geometric patterns.
Can I print my own Labels?
Most of our garments now come with printable label space for you to add your own company information and branding! If you would like to sew in your own labels, we also offer Printed Fabric Labels here.
How is your fabric printing eco-friendly?
With environmental consciousness in mind, our fabrics are all printed using completely water-based inks. This means no chemicals or solvents are used. Our heat fixing procedure fixes the colours and prints, avoiding the downsides of steaming, such as excess or contaminated water returning into the waste system. We have one facility where we conduct all the printing, production and fulfilment.
Please note: As everything we provide is handmade to order, all measurements may vary slightly.
Delivery time & Costs
We handmake your item on site, which takes on average 1-2 days. Please check individual production times which are displayed next to the item price on the product page, as this varies from product to product. In rare cases when we need to reprint an item, this may take an additional 1-2 days.
After your item has been manufactured, we ship your order and send you a dispatch confirmation via email through. Please add on the production time to the delivery time to calculate when your order will be with you. The delivery time will be visible in the basket and check-out page.
You can then enjoy or resell your hand-made products with your very own designs.
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Make use of the Manufacturing and Worldwide Shipping Experience
At Contrado, every product is handmade on site to ensure the highest quality. We provide a dedicated production service as well as a range of fast delivery options. For the past 14 years, we have printed and hand-made countless personalised products for a wide range of customers all over the world and many of them have become loyal customers who love not only our products but also the care, knowledge and dedication from our staff.