Appointment cards

All of our appointment cards are printed full colour on a range of quality 100% post-consumer recycled papers.

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FAQs for appointment card printing


Can I change the size of my appointment cards?  Can I have a different quantity?
Yes, we offer standard sizes is our dropdown menu to save time. However, if you have a custom size, simply click the check box next to dimensions and manually type your own. The same rule applies to quantities, you can select or manually enter amounts.

Do you offer laminated appointment cards?
No, laminating effectively means covering items in plastic. By laminating appointment cards, you are making them non recyclable. We do not recommend using materials that can not be recycled after use.

Do you have thicker stocks than 350gsm?
Yes we also offer 600gsm and 700gsm paper option in our ‘Extra thick card’ section.
   
Can I print white on kraft paper?
No, unfortunately the recycled kraft paper we use is not suitable for printing white ink.

Can I have a custom edge paint colour?
We offer 43 base colours for edge painting and more often than not there is a colour suitable for most designs. Unfortunately we are not able to match 100% to a printed colour when edge painting. In some instances we may be able to mix colours to try and get a closer colour match, however this does take longer and we cannot guarantee they will be exactly the same. Please contact us for a custom quote if you would like us to try and match a colour.

Do you do circle appointment cards?
No, however we do offer round corners to appointment cards.

Do you do letterpress appointment cards?
We no longer offer letterpress printing. For best results we recommend using a specialist letterpress printer. There are now quite a few small and large letterpress printers in Australia.

Is it cheaper to print appointment cards one sided?
All of our appointment cards are printed full colour both sides. We are different to most printers in that we make our biggest savings by printing items together rather than printing items one at a time. This means we save money by being more efficient with how we print rather than by using cheaper materials. If you design a appointment cards that is just one sided it is still more cost effective to print that on a larger sheet of paper with other double sided items, rather than on it's own as a one off print. You of course can print appointment cards just one sided if you wish, however it will be printed with other double sided appointment cards, so the cost is the same as our standard double sided appointment cards.

What is the difference between your 350gsm Economy and 350 Premium uncoated paper?
The paper in both of these instances is exactly the same. The difference is how they are printed. Economy is printed on a conventional digital printing press which gives a smoother satin look and feel to any printed areas. Premium is printed on a HP Indigo printing press which gives a matt finish to printed areas. For designs with large areas of print such as solid coloured backgrounds, we recommend our Premium option for best quality results.

Can I do a custom size appointment cards?
Yes our online quote builder allows you to select from a range of standard sizes or manually enter a custom size. Simply click the check box next to the standard dimensions to enter your custom size.

How do I supply my artwork?
Please supply artwork for appointment cards as a press ready PDF with a minimum of 3mm bleed and crop lines. For full details of how to prepare and output files ready to print from Canva, Crello, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator or Photoshop please download our artwork specifications from www.printtogether.com.au/pdf/Art-Specs.pdf

Do you have a design templates for appointment cards?
At this stage we do not offer design templates, it is something we plan to explore in the future. If you would like to use a template we recommend Canva or Crello. Download our artwork specifications from www.printtogether.com.au/pdf/Art-Specs.pdf to see how you need to prepare and output files ready to print in both these applications.

Can I print a border on my appointment cards?
We really don't recommend printing borders on appointment cards. We have a shift tolerance of 1mm for appointment cards. This means prints can shift in any direction during printing and trimming by up to 1mm. When borders are printed this means some appointment cards will look asymmetrical. If you really want a border we recommend only having this on one side of your appointment cards and making it at least 5mm in from the edge. This allows us space to re-trim if required to try and make them as symmetrical as possible.

Can I have a sample print of my appointment cards before going ahead with the full order?
We do not supply printed samples by default, we print directly from your PDF files. If you would like a price for printing a test sample print only, scroll to the very bottom of our quantity dropdown in our quote builder and select ‘sample print’. The cost of a sample print is basically all time for setup and finishing, plus postage. Unfortunately it takes us as long to setup and trim one item as it does a whole pile.

Can I have a proof?
We do not supply proofs unless artwork amends are required prior to printing. We print directly from your press ready PDF files. For full details of how to prepare and output files ready to print from Canva, Crello, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator or Photoshop please download our artwork specifications from www.printtogether.com.au/pdf/Art-Specs.pdf

Can I print split quantities for appointment cards? For example 1 design x 250 and 2 designs x 500?

Yes just press '+ Add another split quantity' in our quote builder. You can add as many different quantity splits as required. Please also add the quantity in your file names, so we know how many to print of each design – eg Design-Name-1x250.pdf

What if I have more than 21 appointment card designs?
You can add additional designs by adding more split quantities. Just click '+ Add another split quantity' in our quote builder. You can add as many different kinds as required.

I have printed appointment cards with you before, do you keep artwork on file?
Yes we keep all press ready artwork on file. If you have placed an order in the last 5 years you should be able to login to your account with an old quote or reference number and your email address and download any artwork from previous orders. If your artwork isn't in your online account, let us know and we will take a look in our archive for you.

Do you do foil printed appointment cards?
No, we do not offer foiling for a couple of reasons.
1. Foil makes it harder to recycled paper as the foil needs to be separated from the paper pulp.
2. To get the best results with foil you need to foil stamp. This involves having metal formes made and using these to stamp foil on to paper. This adds a lot of cost to small runs of appointment cards. Over the years digital foil has grown in popularity with printers as it is a cheap and fast alternative to foil stamping. In our opinion that is all it it is, cheap and fast, it really doesn't look anywhere near as good a foil stamping. Our goal is to make printing on recycled paper affordable, we therefore have decided not to offer foiling.

Do you print appointment cards with Pantone colours?
No we do not print appointment cards using Pantone colours. All of our appointment cards are printed CMYK together on large sheets of paper and then trimmed to size. In order to print using Pantone colours, we need to print just your appointment cards on their own and set the press up with Pantone ink. This takes a lot of time in setup and therefore costs substantially more than printing collectively with others CMYK.

I have a PDF of an old appointment card but I want to change the details on it, can you do this or do I have to go back to my designer?
In most cases it will be quicker and cheaper to go back to your designer if possible. Changing text in the master design file is very quick an easy for a designer to do. If for some reason your designer can't do this, we may be able to edit your PDF. This all depends how the artwork has been setup and saved. If the text hasn't been converted to outlines and we have the font used on file yes we can make changes. If the font has been flattened or we don't have the font used then we will need to replace the font with something similar in order to make changes. The cost of us making these changes is dependent on what needs to be done. We estimate layout costs after reviewing your files and requirements. For more details please contact us.

Can I get a sample of the papers you offer?
Absolutely, we have a recycled paper sample pack that contains every paper we have listed on this website. Sample packs costs $5, however this is refunded when you place an order. Request a pack from here: www.printtogether.com.au/prices/order/sample