Our 3D Spot UV business cards are a terrific option for highlighting a brand name or logo. With raised gloss areas and a velvet-like matt soft touch lamination these cards are the very pinnacle of premium in both look and feel.
Once you have placed your order you can upload your print ready artwork. Please allow 3mm bleed on all sides, and supply as a CMYK PDF with all fonts outlined or embedded and with a resolution of 300dpi. Download our templates below to assist with setting up your artwork.
Our 3D Spot UV business cards literally take print to another level.
This amazing effect is created by slowly layering a clear varnish directly on to the lamination. It lays on the surface and dries to create a raised gloss. Printed on thick 350gsm silk paper and with a velvety matt soft touch lamination, these cards will scream tactility.
The perfect enhancement to a minimal but bold design. Use the 3D spot UV varnish to pick out elements within your design. Combine the 3D spot UV with a graduated design underneath to create a masterpiece!
3D Spot UV business cards are available in quantities of 250 right up to 10,000.
VAT applicable and free UK delivery* exceptions apply.
Artwork specification: 3D spot UV business cards
If you are printing a one-sided document, then a 2-page PDF is required:
Page 1 is the CMYK artwork and page 2 is the 3D spot UV artwork.
If you are printing a double-sided document, with 3D spot UV to one side, please submit a 4-page PDF:
Page 1 is the front of the artwork
Page 2 is the back of the artwork
Page 3 is the 3D spot varnish artwork
Page 4 is blank.
The 3D spot UV artwork should contain solid black shapes in the exact position where the raised varnish is required. Please ensure 3D spot UV artwork is supplied as a vector is 100% black only and does not contain any cyan, magenta or yellow.
Please note: The application of 3D spot UV varnish has registration tolerances of approximately ±0.5 mm. It is not therefore recommended that small text (10pt minimum) or thin lines (1pt minimum) to be varnished as perfect register cannot be guaranteed.
For more guidance on how to successfully set up and submit your artwork, see our technical guide.