Get your Etsy Prints Printed at Instant Print

Written by: David Elliott


Get your Etsy Prints Printed at Instant Print

Etsy is becoming more and more THE go to place to get your affordable digital art, ideal for home printing or through your local print house. With so many different options these days, deciding which one to choose, can feel overwhelming. Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. In this blog, we will cover everything you need to know about getting your quality prints printed and how etsy works !


How to download prints from Etsy

To start off at the basics, you will have to download the file from Etsy to your PC and this is easier than you might think!

If you have an Etsy account, you’ll see a “View Your Files” link, after your purchase payment is confirmed. With this link you can view and download all the files of your order. Additionally, you will also receive an email with a download notification.

If you do not have an Etsy account, you will receive an email with a link to download your order, after your purchase payment is confirmed.

To save the files to your computer from your Etsy account, right-click on the image, Click “Save As” and save the order to your desired folder.

Getting your prints from Etsy printed

When you go to your local print house, there may be a few questions that you want to ask first:

1. What types of paper do you print on?

  • 100gsm – Regular printing household printing paper
  • 130-150gsm – Recommended for leaflets and posters
  • 170gsm – Recommended for leaflets and posters
  • 250gsm – Recommended for digital prints
  • 350gsm – Recommended for greeting cards and business cards

Other paper types that we offer are:

business cards 350gsm

2. What type of finishes do you offer?

At Instant Print, we offer a diverse range of finishes to elevate your printed materials to the next level. For paper finishes, we have options ranging from silky smooth to textured, allowing you to customise the look and feel of your designs. Looking for durability? Our lamination finish provides an extra layer of protection, ensuring your prints stand the test of time. Not into lamination? No problem! We also offer non-laminated finishes for a more natural, matte look. Want to add a touch of luxury?

Our rose, gold, and silver foiling options will make your designs shine, quite literally! And if you're all about making a statement, our matt and shine finishes provide contrast and depth that will make your prints pop. Whatever your style or vision, we've got the perfect finish to make your printed materials truly unforgettable.

Gift Vouchers 350gsm

Recommended digital size for printing

The other thing you will need to know is the digital size of the image that you have on your Etsy account. The seller should also include this information.

If you cannot find the digital file size of the image, contact the seller before making a purchase.

The digital file size will determine the quality of the print for specific sizes.

Resolution/File Size Guide:

  • 4″ x 6″ print – 640 x 480 pixels
  • 5″ x 7″ print – 1024 x 768 pixels
  • 8″ x 10″ print – 1536 x 1024 pixels
  • 16” x 20” and 20” x 30” print – 1600 x1200 pixels

So, if you're on the hunt for top-notch digital printing services, Instant Print is where it's at! we're not just about slapping ink on paper – we're all about bringing your ideas to life with vibrant colours, crisp details, and a whole lot of oomph. Plus, we have got this knack for making the process smooth sailing, so you can sit back and relax while we work their magic. Whether you're printing posters, brochures, or business cards, Instant Print has got your back. So why settle for anything less? Choose Instant Print and let your creativity run wild!

We will assist you through digital printing of Etsy and make your life stress free!