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Custom Wood Blocks

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Printing on wooden blocks is a stunning way to display your artwork and designs. With a rustic and quaint aesthetic, each print is created using a unique piece of fine birch plywood, with its own natural grain, texture, and ridges. No two custom wood blocks are ever the same. These charming blocks are available in five different options so you can choose the one that best suits your piece and your space. Wholesale discounts are available with no minimum order.

  • 0.9" thick for 3D effect
  • High-quality birch plywood
  • Unique visible natural grain
  • Portrait, landscape or square
  • Wholesale discounts, no minimum order

About Your Custom Wood Blocks

    Printing on wooden blocks transfers your designs onto a 0.9" thick, birch plywood block in full, glorious color. Each of the custom wood blocks is freestanding and can be printed and displayed in either portrait or landscape orientation. There are five different sizes to choose from, including two square options, so you can choose the perfect canvas for your designs. Each block has its own unique visible natural grain, textures and patterning so no two are ever exactly the same. 

  • At a glance

    • Portrait, landscape or square
    • Visible natural wood grain
    • High-quality birch plywood block
    • Completely freestanding design
    • Large square can be wall mounted
  • Dimensions (approx)

    • A7 - 4.1" x 2.9"
    • A6 - 5.8" x 4.1"
    • A5 - 8.3" x 5.8"
    • Small Square - 4.1" x 4.1"
    • Large Square - 11.8" x 11.8"
    • Thickness - 0.9" (across all sizes)

How Printing on Wooden Blocks is Done

We use a digital printing process that bonds the inks deep into the fibers of your custom wooden blocks. Each block is 0.9" thick, which is just under an inch, which allows your prints to be freestanding.



Care Instructions

Should you need to clean your custom wooden blocks simply wipe with a cloth.

Design Tips

We don't use any white inks in our process for digitally printing on wooden blocks. This means that any white areas will remain unprinted and the natural grain of the custom wooden blocks will be visible in your design. This gives a beautiful rustic character to your design. If you were to use a black and white design or image, then the end result would similar to that of a sepia tone photograph. 

Each individual block is unique, so the grain, texture and ridge pattern will vary from piece to piece. Each and every one of the custom wooden blocks is like a fingerprint with no two ever being the same. 

How does this product enhance my...

  • Home

    For a more unique take on a framed picture why not print your designs and artwork onto custom wooden blocks. As unique as a fingerprint, freestanding or wall-mounted (depending on the size chosen), and more resistant to knocks and bumps, what's not to love?

  • Business

    A modern take on displaying art, yet with a vintage aesthetic, printing on wooden blocks is a great way to display your logo or other important information in the workplace. Display in your reception or waiting areas for a whole new approach.

  • Design Brand

    Available in five different sizes of both rectangular and square, you can display your art in a whole new way with an entirely different overall aesthetic. Broaden your range with something unique and full of individual character by adding custom wood blocks to your collection.

Frequently asked questions:

How can I display my custom wood blocks?

All five size options of your custom wood blocks are 0.9" thick, which means they are freestanding. The large square option can also be wall-mounted if you would prefer to hang it instead.

How do I clean my printing on wooden blocks?

Custom wood blocks are super easy to clean. Should they get dusty, all you need to do is give the surface a quick wipe down with a lint-free cloth. If necessary you can also use a mild soapy water solution.

How do I wall mount the large square option?

Large printing on wooden blocks is supplied with a wall plug and screw. There is already a 0.4" hole drilled into the back of your custom wood blocks which is the ideal size for the supplied fittings.

Browse Designer Printing on Wooden Blocks

Browse a selection of custom wood blocks that have been designed by our #ContradoCreatives.

Print Guideline

  • DPI-Print Guideline Icon

    What's the best resolution to print in?

    We print at 200dpi, which is a good combination of quality and file weight. Ideally your image should be scaled to 100% at 200dpi, this means that no resizing of your file occurs stopping any interpolation.

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    Should I save my file as a TIFF or JPEG?

    For multi-colored or very detailed files we recommend using a tiff format, but they must be flattened. For simple colors and low detail files, a jpeg is fine.

  • RGB-CMYK Print Guideline Icon

    Which color model should I choose? RGB or CMYK?

    We advise providing images in the RGB color space. Specifically using the sRGB image profile, to achieve best color results. What does this mean? In your editing software, choose RGB as the working space and assign the image profile as sRGB (full name sRGB IEC61966-2.1)

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    What does GSM mean?

    Grams per Square Meter (GSM) is an international standard for measuring the weight of paper or fabric. GSM uses the weight of a square meter (1000 x 1000mm) as an indication of the weight and thickness of a given fabric. We class 20-100gsm as light (summer fabrics, gauzes and fine silks), 101-249 gsm as medium (most clothing fabrics) and 250+ gsm as heavy (upholstery fabrics, and other specialist fabrics).

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    What are bleed areas?

    When designing your product, it’s best to make sure that your image is slightly larger than needed. In printing, the extra printed image is referred to as a “Bleed Area” or margin, and it is removed from the finished piece. A bleed area acts as a buffer for slight inconsistencies in the manufacturing process. however, it’s important to fill your bleed areas completely, or you may end up with white, unprinted strips along the edge of your finished product.

  • Transfer-Print Guideline Icon

    Do you print on garments a customer supplies?

    Unfortunately not. All our garments are printed on flat fabric, and sewn into finished products, which gives a better finished result and all-over print. We test meticulously so that we know what gets best results on our fabrics, and our facilities cater perfectly to them. We do however print sublimation paper to order, so if you have access to a heat press you can press your fabrics or flat garments easily.

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    Can you Align a Pattern or design across panels of a garment?

    We always strive for the greatest accuracy when printing and constructing your garments. However, due to unavoidable stretch or movement of the fabric during the stitching process, we cannot guarantee perfect pattern registration across garment seams. We are generally accurate within 2-3mm, which Is close enough for most patterns, but may show slight issues with detailed geometric patterns.

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    Can I print my own Labels?

    Most of our garments now come with printable label space for you to add your own company information and branding! If you would like to sew in your own labels, we also offer Printed Fabric Labels here.

  • Eco friendly Printing

    How is your fabric printing eco-friendly?

    With environmental consciousness in mind, our fabrics are all printed using completely water based inks. This means no chemicals or solvents are used. Our heat fixing procedure fixes the colors and prints, avoiding the downsides of steaming, such as excess or contaminated water returning into the waste system. We have one facility in London where we conduct all the printing, production and fulfillment.

Please note: As we make everything by hand, all sizes may vary slightly.

Delivery Time & Costs

At Contrado, we personally commit to our customer satisfaction with a wide product selection hand-made in our premises, a great quality, dedicated service as well as fast delivery

We're fast

  • Ready in 1 - 2 day(s)

We print and make everything in-house

  • Low shipping fees
  • Express shipping available

If you need peace of mind or are in a rush, use our tracked 1-2 working day delivery service (after manufacturing time)

Make use of our Manufacturing and Worldwide Shipping Experience

At Contrado, every product is handmade on-site to ensure the highest quality. We provide a dedicated production service as well as a range of fast delivery options. Since 2003, we have printed and hand-made countless personalized products for a wide range of customers all over the world and many of them have become loyal customers who love not only our products but also the care, knowledge, and dedication of our staff.

Here is how it works. We first hand-make your item on average within 1-3 days depending on the product manufacturing timeline and quantities. After production time, we ship your order so you can receive it very quickly, subject to the delivery type you select in your basket. You can then enjoy or resell your hand-made products with your very own designs.

You can also read more about our terms & conditions and refund policy.
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