Label submissions are due on or before Monday, September 30th, 2019.
Custom Wine Label Artwork Specifications
File formats; please provide 3 files of your artwork submission:
1.) 100% to scale vector artwork. Please provide in Adobe Illustrator if possible as preferred by the Winery.
2.) PDF file – This file is used to print your label for display at our October 10th event.
3.) JPEG file – This file is used for the judge to preview.
*Files submitted must have a minimum 300 dpi resolution.
*Wine Label Dimensions MUST fit on the wine bottle and be able to accommodate the back label as provided by the Winery.
* Please use a guideline of 3.5” x 3.5” as your template, a template is available here.
Printing & Color
* All printing is 4-color CMYK laser printing
*Bleeds are permitted but require crop marks on designer provided artwork
*Pantone colors should be specified when appropriate
*Color matching is as accurate as possible within technological limitations but may vary slightly from what is displayed on a computer monitor
*Wine label content describing wine varietals, production year and appellation needs to be designated on your front label design
2014 Grenache Blanc
13% alcohol by volume
2014 Mahna Mahna Bordeaux Blend
13% alcohol by volume
* Inclusion of Winery logo; available here.
*Artwork cannot contain copyrighted images or text unless customer owns or has licensed such material.
*You may NOT use any descriptive words, for example: courageous, strong, powerful, survivor, etc.
*Winery and Wine + Design will retain final approval on artwork.
*Artwork should be submitted in electronic form only. (Submission via Dropbox is preferred). Each design firm can submit one design per type of wine.
*Label submissions are due on or before Monday, September 30th, 2019. Please send submissions to Lyndsi O'Donnell: email@example.com via dropbox.
*The final labeled wine product will be presented to the winning design team at the Event at Marshall's Landing on Thursday, October 10th, 2019.
*Design Firm agrees that the Winery and Wine + Design reserve the right to use their label on the Winery and Wine + Design website and for other promotional purposes.
Label presentation to the judge will be a blind submission to the judge. Judging is based on the following criteria:
*Carry the message of Common Thread for the Cure
*Incorporating the 2019 event theme: Path to Boldness
*Adhering to Label Specifications
* Use of Color