Art Guidelines

Step By Step Guide

Did you know you could not just customise the look of your design but also the feel of it?

Here at Grafik Republic, we want you to unleash your creativity and explore the horizons so therefore we show you the world of printing techniques to help you take your design to the next dimension.

1. Choose type of merchandise and printing method

When creating an art consider how flexible your art can be to put on the merchandise item here we categorized what design you should work on a particular magic printing procedure.

Clothing

Vinyl Printing

Printing method is done by using vinyl sheet and heat press machine.

Type of merchandise: t-shirt, tank top & hoodie pull-up

  • Submit in .eps or .ai format only
  • A3 size artwork
  • 1 up to 4 solid colors design only
  • Download the mockup for actual sizes
  • Merchandise color will depend on the design

Silkscreen Printing

Printing is done through color separation wherein each color is painted on the apparel to complete the whole image.

Type of merchandise: t-shirt, tank top & hoodie pull-up

  • Submit in .eps or .ai format only
  • A3 size artwork
  • 1 up to 4 solid colors design only
  • Download the mockup for actual sizes
  • Merchandise color will depend on the design

Sublimation Printing

Any possible design can be done here although we can only use white color fabric.

Type of merchandise: t-shirt, tank top & hoodie pull-up

  • Submit in .eps or .ai format only
  • A3 size artwork
  • Unlimited colors design
  • Download the mockup for actual sizes
  • Merchandise color is white color only

2. Submit your art

  • Sign up as an artist account to open your online studio. You must then use the provided mockup to be able to submit your design.
  • Fill up the details in the submission form here and upload your artwork and in a 1 .ZIP file format & upload your web preview image

After submission, your entry will undergo screening. You will receive a confirmation email once your design has been approved so you could get started on your road to fame fortune.

3. Approval

Wait for the approval of your artwork we will render it in a nice presentation.

4. Promote your design

Once your entry is approved let the world know how talented you are and share the awesomeness! Tweet it, post it, link it, share it on Tumblr, Instagram, email it! You’ll get to boost your sales while you’re at it. Post on your social media website weekly to boost your sales

4. Done!

Let the cash roll to your account once every customer purchase from your merchandise designs.

Tips & Reminders

Thin and complicated edges
Let us give you an advice that sometimes your design is not possible to do because of a very thin edges like script style fonts because it cannot be done in our cutting machines.

Main preview thumbnail image
Upload your main thumbnail image in RGB color mode or else the system will just reject your work and we won’t even get to see your amazing work.

Be you, unique and original
Be mindful and do not commit copyright infringement. Thou shall not steal art that is not yours. And no, editing other’s work or applying a filter over it still doesn’t make it yours. Put thought in your design and make use of composition and concept. You may use other art as inspiration but never copy or rip it off.
Unless the artwork is a free stock image or you purchased the rights to using them, images from the web are a big no-no for use in your design.

Why was my design rejected?
Thin & complicated design that can’t be done in the machine
You didn’t follow our color palette
No placement shown in submission
Copyright Infringement
Duplicate Submission
Content submitted has hateful, offensive or inappropriate content
File submitted is damaged
Not setting proper name of .zip, jpg & png files

Mockup Kit

Choose & download what mock-up material you want to use for your artwort

Color Palette

Please use this color palette to your artwork

#ffffff

#d34b26

#ffff56

#3e207c

#000000

#2d30cb

#d3d3d3

#173c5e

#ea9b51

#a13a3e

#ca87a8

#5692e5

#f687c0

#077849

#c79b33

#6c4519

#a4a4a4

#b5f15d

#ff9b4f

#ff9bf2

#4785d7

#3e8232

#9dcc90

#139eec

#8a6b21

#ffde82

#063c45

Color palette available for t-shirts

#ffffff

#000000

#ffff56

#cc0012

#2d30cb

#a13a3e

#077849

#a4a4a4

#ff9b4f

#d5574f

#708753

#613c18

#f0cd94

#1e341b

#173453

#361e70

Color palette available for tanktops

#ffffff

#000000

#ffff56

#cc0012

#2d30cb

#a13a3e

#077849

#a4a4a4

#ff9b4f

Color palette available for pull-up hoodie

#ffffff

#000000

#ffff56

#cc0012

#2d30cb

#a13a3e

#077849

#a4a4a4

#ff9b4f

#ff9b4f