Raised Spot UV on Suede Soft Touche Cards
Give customers the ideal way to gloss things up with eye-catching spot UV effects! Suede Raised Spot UV Cards feature smooth glossy raised areas that contrast beautifully with the Suede/Soft Touch Laminate foundation of the cards. This product will make you the envy of all your competitors, and your customers will be thrilled with all of the compliments they receive on their classy new cards. Suede Raised Spot UV Cards are real game changers for folks who want to exude style, elegance and class.
Max 30% coverage for Raised Spot UV
Raised Spot UV jobs are set up the same way as Spot UV jobs. When creating a Raised Spot UV job, you must include a Raised Spot UV mask file along with the regular print file.
Please note, the mask file must be vector art created in vector-based programs such as Illustrator.
The Raised Spot UV mask file is used to show where the UV coating needs to be applied.
Please only use solid 100% K (C 0%, M 0%, Y 0%, K 100%) to indicate where you would like the UV. Do not use shadows, glows or grayscale images. White will indicate no UV.
It is recommended that you do not use smaller than 6pt font on the Raised Spot UV Artwork. If, however, you use fonts with thicker strokes, it is recommended that you do not use smaller than 9pt font.
For best results, please make sure that UV coverage is less than 30%. Otherwise, the cards will be stuck together and become a block of cards. Also, The mask file must be a vector art created in a vector-based program such as Illustrator. Otherwise, you won't have sharp edges on the artwork.
Please see the pictures below for reference.
For a rich black background the CYMK should be set to 60, 40, 40, 100
All fonts should be "outlined" to be considered print ready. This does not apply to TIFF and JPG files.
Please build your press-ready digital files by adding .075" dimension for business cards, postcards, and rackcards