Custom Art Concepts

Custom made awards, plaques and frames.

Company Policy

Artwork
Electronic art is preferred
No vector art required on all Custom Art Concepts Products (Metal plates, acrylic and ceramic products)
Please save fonts as curves or outlines on camera ready art
Vector art is required for lasered and silk-screened products
Logos and text can be provided separately

We accept graphic art files in the following software packages
Adobe Illustrator, up to version 9. (.eps or Illustrator, ai)
Adobe Photoshop, up to version CS3. (.psd, .eps or tiff and jpeg)
Corel Draw, up to version 13. (.cdr)

Word, Excel and test files are accepted for personalization and numerical data only. (doc, xls and txt). No graphics please
We can also scan and re-produce your documents (proof of ownership required).
See scanning & printing below.

All artwork is subject to graphics approval
Art Services are available at $50.00 an hour
Our graphics and art consultants can assist you in designing a product that reflects the clients needs.

Custom Art Concepts will supply a digital PDF Adobe Acrobat or faxed proof for final approval. We can only proceed with production once we have received your approval.


Scanning
Scanning available for documents and graphics up to 11" by 17", 600 dpi
Please call for quotation


Printing
Custom Art Concepts can print your documents and graphics at two distinct levels of quality.
Laser out-puts to 11" by 17"
Top quality Ink-jet out-puts to 12 1/2" by 30" (glossy, semi-gloss & matte specialty paper can be supplied).
Please contact us for further details


Set-up Charges
Some items require set-up charges.


Personalization
Most items can be personalized with charges based on the particular item.


Pre-Production Samples
Digital mock-ups can be provided on orders of ten or more pieces.
Physical samples can be provided for quotes on volume orders.
Samples are charged at regular price, plus shipping.
Cost of sample is waived on receipt of purchase order for quoted order.


Production Schedule
Turn-around time is approximately 7 business days from date of art approval.
Please allow additional time for large custom or volume orders.
Rush production is always available on request, charges may apply.

 
Inserts
Business and thank you cards etc, or other enclosures can be packaged with items.
Please call for quote


Packaging
Packaging for local deliveries included in the prices, outside the GTA and international shipping requires a quote for packaging.
Individual cardboard boxing, labeling and corners are available on request at an additional charge.
Special packaging can be designed and inventoried for on-going projects.


Shipping
Custom Art Concepts Limited has shipped packages through-out the globe.
Carriers may be chosen by customer and charged on customers account, or shipping and handling charges will be added to the invoice.
All claims must be made with the carrier.
Please contact us to discuss.


Terms
Custom Art Concepts Limited accepts Visa, MasterCard and Amex (4% surcharge for AMEX)
New accounts and custom orders are minimum 50% deposit, balance COD
All products are FOB, our plant - 507 King Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Please note:
All work done on customers material is done at customers own risk. We will not be held responsible for work left with us. There is no insurance for theft or damage of any kind.