Everyone here at Blanks/USA is excited to announce the re-launch of our Design Studio. We have made many improvements to allow you to more easily create designs to print on your Blanks/USA paper.
What is the Design Studio?
The Design Studio by Blanks/USA is a design tool to help you create amazing artwork to print on our paper. This tool is designed to work as simply as possible. Below are a few of the many ways that make it a great product for you.
Hundreds of Templates to Start From
Isn't it always good to have a head start? Our Design Studio gives you that boost by letting you start from an already created template. You can scan through our catalog of templates to find a good place to start, or you can start from scratch with a blank template.
Multiple Products for Consistent Messaging
The Design Studio by Blanks/USA offers the ability to create designs for a suite of products so that your business cards look just like your door hangers. This allows you to present a consistent look for your customers every time. Check out a few of our most popular:
- Bottle Hangers
- Business Cards
- Cup Sleeves
- Door Hangers
- Drink Coasters
- Table Talkers
- Table Tents
Designs Pre-Imposed to Our Products
Our Design Studio allows you to create the perfect design matched to our products. Our Design Studio pre-imposes your design to our products allowing you to easily download a print-ready PDF that is imposed and ready to go. All you have to do is load the paper and print!
Powerful Filtering & Editing Tools
Our Design Studio has all the professional editing tools you need to get as fancy as you want. With filters, overlays photo editing capabilities, and many fonts at your disposal you’ll be able to create the design you have been imagining.
Thousands of Images
The Design Studio by Blanks/USA has 1,000's of stock images at your disposal. Do you already have your own images? Go ahead and upload them.
Assortment of Design Elements
Our Design Studio has a wide selection of icons, patterns and shapes to give your design an extra flare. All of these can be used to create a product that is exactly what you want.
We will save any designs that you have created with our Design Studio. This will allow you to easily find it if you lose your original copy. It will also allow you to make small tweaks to your design. For example, if your phone number or address changes you can easily update the design.
Where is the Design Studio?
The easiest way to find it is to click here. However, you can also find our Design Studio by expanding 'Services' on the top navigation bar and then clicking 'Design Studio'.
It can also be found on our product pages by clicking the 'Start Designing' button next to the 'Add to Cart' button. Note: this is only available for products to which we have a corresponding imposition.
How do I use the Design Studio?
Create a Design
Once you have chosen a template or decided to create a design from scratch, you can get started by simply clicking Customize. This will open up your design in the editor. At this point, you can make any changes you want including the following:
Changes can be made on both the front and the back of the product.
Save your Design
Once you have created your design and are feeling good about it, you can save it by clicking the Red button at the top of the screen. At this point, you will have to give your design a name. This will help you differentiate your designs in the future.
Add Design to Cart
To purchase the design, you simply need to click the Add to Cart button in the editor. You can also add it to your cart later by finding the design in My Designs and adding it from there.
Select Compatible Paper
After you have added a design to your cart, you will be redirected to a list of Blanks/USA products that are compatible with your design. If you choose to purchase a compatible paper product, we will give you the design for FREE. We will also let you change your design for up to 14 days at no additional cost.
After all items are in your cart, you can checkout as normal. After your checkout is complete, we will begin creating the PDF files for your design. Once they are finished, you can download from the checkout page. We will also send an email with the design files attached. And finally, you can download the design by going to the order in the 'My Account' section.
Find Previous Designs
In order to find a design that you have previously created, you can simply go to the 'My Account' section and the click on 'My Designs' on the left.
In summary, our Design Studio is software that you can use to enhance your design services without spending a significant amount of money on a designer. We have made it very easy for you to simply print your design on Blanks/USA paper. The best part is that you can try the Design Studio for FREE and when you purchase Blanks/USA paper we will give you the design for FREE!