How to design a calendar in Adobe Illustrator

Creating print artwork for calendars can be a little confusing. To make things easier, designer, Dan, has created a how-to video covering some speedy time-saving tricks that will make calendar design a breeze. If you're looking for some of the artwork templates featured in the video, take a look here.

We cover some of the trickier jobs, like creating a calendar date grid in illustrator, resizing images, and designing around the calendar binding. You'll also learn about 'bleed', and how to save a print-ready PDF in Illustrator.

Good luck and happy printing!


Sophia Shaw
25 Sep 2015 10:03
Very helpful article!
13 Oct 2015 18:37
I've now flagged this page as a favourite, so I can use it again for reference next year ~ excellent easy to follow instructions ~ many thanks :)
31 Oct 2015 10:42
Great article!
15 Sep 2016 14:29
Super helpful - thank you! I've been wondering the best way to do this for a while.
10 Dec 2016 09:16
very helpful - thanks
02 Feb 2017 13:57
excellent tutorial - i find theses video guides the easiest to follow
Cetak Kalender
14 Apr 2017 08:43
Thank you for share this cool tutorial. Now i can create new calender design for my project.

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