Good morning, TSBC’ers! We wanted to let you know about a fantastic giveaway hosted by DeFrance Printing, one of TSBC’s sponsors and an all-around great resource for your printing needs. DeFrance is launching Free Paper Fridays, a monthly giveaway where you submit your design for a chance to win a free print run. Each month will have a new design challenge, and this month’s call for entries asks for a design for full-color greeting cards. What a perfect way to celebrate the National Stationery Show, don’t you think?
Here are the details, so you can join in the fun.
Dates you should know:
April 3 – Submissions open
April 13 – Submissions close
April 24 – The winning design will be announced
May 1 – The finished product will be featured by DeFrance
Terms of Submission:
To be eligible for consideration, a #FreePaperFriday submission must include press-ready digital artwork with the following specifications:
- 8.5″x5.5″ artwork (4.25″ x 5.5″ [A2] when folded)
- CMYK or solid black color (NOT Pantone [Spot] or RGB)
- 1/8 (0.125) inch bleed
- 300dpi or higher
- Submit file as a flattened PDF with outlined fonts
You should also submit your contact information including Name, Company Name (if applicable), Email address, and Shipping address.
Sounds like a great opportunity to us! To submit, send an email to Lindsey@defranceprinting.com. You can learn more at DeFrance’s blog. And if you send over an entry, be sure to let us know.