Product Add-Ons

Product Overlays

Designer Overlays is a feature that allows you to create unique print regions/areas.

This feature is perfect for all over printing, promotional items, or any products that have unique printable areas.

Getting Started

  • Start by opening the original product image in Photoshop.
  • Using the Magic Wand or the Quick Selector, select the area of the product that will be designable
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Create Layer From Selection

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Hide the Product Layer

  • Hide the original product layer so only the overlay is visible.
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Add the Color Overlay

  • Select Color Overlay in the drop down menu.
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Change the Overlay Color to Black

  • Click color box to bring up the Color Picker
  • Change the color to Black (#000000)
  • Select Ok once the color has been changed
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Save the Overlay

  • Click File > Save for Web...

The Save for Web option will allow you to save and individual file of the image you created

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Save the Overlay Cont.

When the Save for Web option window comes up make sure the following is set.

  • Save the image as a PNG-24
  • Transparency needs to be enabled
  • Keep the same demensions and size of the original image

Click Save when ready

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Upload the Overlay

In the Edit Product screen, click the Print Regions tab

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Upload the Overlay cont.

  • Click the Upload button under  "Design Overlays," and then select the overlay you created
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Upload the Overlay cont.

  • Apply the overlay to the proper side
  • Click Save
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Example in the Design Studio

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