has it really been 6+ months?
well. after deciding to return, even if just to lurk, a friend wanted me to clear my friends list (since there was 500+ names on it). and use this name. so I have returned.
maybe even to stay this time.
Designing and submitting CalendarsIt's Calendar Season!Designing and submitting Calendars by Thunderstatement
Yes, that's right, the calendar submission season is upon us again.
Most of our artists' Calendars are submitted and sold late in the year between September and Christmas.
If you are planning to design and submit a Calendar, you are strongly advised to make use of the following tips and tricks.
Designing for a spiral-bound calendar can be a tricky task, but with the following information you should be good to go.
- Product size: 11x8.5 inches (=28x22cm)
- Aspect ratio: 1.29:1 (landscape format)
- Recommended source image dimensions: 1650x1275 pixels
- Excellent source image dimensions: 3300x2550 pixels
Calendars require 1/4th of an inch bleed edge per side, 3/8th of an inch on the bottom.
The bleed edge should be considered to exist inside the image itself. If you wish to add a border to your image, that is acceptab