Art Specs

Art Specs

Crystal

2D Logo / Image

2D Logo / Image can be an internal or external laser engraving with no "depth" to the imprint. This method is achieved via surface etching /sandlblast or internal laser engraving. This method is great for logos, text or "flat" graphics.
Setup: $56.25 (G).
Run Charge: $1.25 (G)/pc.

3D Image

A 3D Image is an internal image with 3 dimensions that can be seen from any side of the crystal piece. This method is achieved via internal laser engraving. This method is great for 3D objects.
Setup: Quoted upon review of artwork.
Run Charge: $1.25 (G)/pc.

Color Expressions

Color Expressions is an external, full color image on a side of a crystal piece.
Setup: $56.25 (G).
Run Charge: $6.25 (G)/pc.

Pad Printing

A logo is etched into a plate where ink is then applied. A soft silicone pad is pressed down onto the plate and then reapplies the image directly onto a product. Advantages include image detail, immaculate registration of color, and ability to print on textured surfaces. Max of 3 spot colors allowed, artwork permitting. Hirsch Gift does not guarantee the life of a screen/pad print on writing instruments and key chains.
Setup Fee: $56.25(G) per color/location
Additional Color/Location Run Charge: $0.95(G) each
Repeat Setup Fee: $28.13(G) per color/location
PMS Color Match Fee: $45.00(G) – waived for exact reorders
Standard Production Time: 3-5 business days from artwork approval for catalog quantities only. 2 Day Rush availability indicated on specific products. Contact factory for further details.

Standard Colors:

  • Red 193

  • Green 332

  • Blue 281

  • Purple 2745

  • Black

  • Yellow 102

  • Orange 1655

  • Gold 871

  • Silver 877

  • White

Laser Engraving

Process in which a logo is etched into a product, removing a thin layer of material from the surface. Advantages include resistance to weathering, high image detail, and variable data capability. Oxidation is available on products where indicated in catalog at no additional charge. Personalization is available for a surcharge (please contact factory for details). Where indicated in the catalog, some items include laser engraving, and are not subject to the run charge.
Standard Typesetting Fonts: Arial, Coronet, Helvetica, and Times New Roman.
Setup Fee: $56.25(G) per location
Run Charge: $1.25(G) each Mug Run Charge: $2.20(G) each
Additional Location Run Charge: $1.25(G) each
Repeat Setup Fee: $28.13(G) per location
Standard Production Time: 3-5 business days from artwork approval for catalog quantities only. 1 Day Rush availability indicated on specific products. Contact factory for further details.

4-Color Process

A type of printing that separates a logo into four color values (CMYK) by the use of filters and screens. Small dots of these colors (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black) are printed at different angles on the product to create the printed image. Exact PMS Color matching is not available on Four Color Process Printing. Results may vary in final process printed art due to color of product, light, and variance in monitor resolution.
Setup Fee: $56.25(G) per location
Run Charge: $1.88(G) each
Additional Location Run Charge: $1.88(G) each
Repeat Setup Fee: $28.13(G) each
Standard Production Time: 3-5 business days from artwork approval for catalog quantities only. 2 Day Rush availability indicated on specific products. Contact factory for further details..

General Art Information

Artwork will be sized as large as possible or at the designer’s discretion for visual appeal unless otherwise specified.


An art charge of $25.00 (G) per half hour may be charged to any orders requiring alterations to artwork. We will contact you before applying any charges to orders.


Artwork is to be submitted in a vector format via email in the form of an “ai”, “cdr”, “eps”, or “PDF” file. All fonts and/or placed images must be included and ‘converted to outlines’ (or curves) prior to emailing.


Art will be held for a period of 24 months. After24 months, art files must be resubmitted.


Contact the customer service for any questions or concerns.


4-Embroidery

A traditional method of using thread to create logos on fabric material. Logos are digitized, or programmed for an embroidery machine to read, and then stitched directly onto the product.
Setup (Digitizing) Fee: $56.25 (G). Setup waived with provided proper DST file.
Run Charge (up to 5,000 stitches):
Run Charge (Over 5,000 stitches): $0.35(G) per 1,000 stitches
Production Time: 15 business days from artwork approval.

Heat Transfer

Process in which individual logos are transferred applying heat and pressure to the product. Suitable for multi-colored runs. Exact PMS Color matching is not available on Four Color Process Printing, as it uses CMYK to achieve a singular/final result and lacks the precision of the Pantone® matching system and color formula mixing process. Results may vary in final process printed art due to color of product, light, and variance in monitor resolution.
Setup Fee: $56.25(G) per location
Run Charge: $1.88(G) each
Additional Location Run Charge: $1.88(G) each
Repeat Setup Fee: $28.13(G) each
Standard Production Time: 3-5 business days from artwork approval for catalog quantities only.

Deboss

Depressing a logo into a leather product, or material that mimics leather. Advantages include a subtle, executive look, as well as resistance to weathering. Color Fill is not available.
Setup Fee: $75.00(G)
Run Charge: $1.25(G) each
Additional Location Run Charge: $1.25(G) each
Repeat Setup Fee: $37.50(G)
Standard Production Time: 7 business days from artwork approval for first order, 3 business days from artwork approval for exact reorders.