Basic Design Tips

Basic Dos and Don'ts

What To Do

What to Do

  • Make one design and use it for lots of products - for example, the same design might work well on invitations as well as business cards, envelopes, and cards
  • Design with a specific customer in mind
  • Design something you would want to own or wear

What Not To Do

What Not to Do

  • Place a large square photo on t-shirts
  • Apply a design to 50 different types of t-shirts
  • Put your design on products where it doesn't belong
  • Use copyrighted or trademarked artwork or phrases without permission of the rights holder.