How to design a lectern sign for $0

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Kim Hesse

In today’s episode of Event Ninja News I show you how to design a lectern sign for $0
Watch this week’s episode for my full description or keep reading for a quick overview.

Branding your event doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, one of the simplest and most cost effective ways to give your event a professional look and feel will cost you next to nothing.
Most venues will provide a lectern for free and for many of your events this is where the focus will be, so why not use it to your advantage and add your event branding.
And the best part is, there is no need to pay a graphic designer… we use for FREE!
Sign up for a Canva account, upload your event logo and come up with a custom design yourself. The dimension of a standard lectern are usually…
​540mm x 850mm
…but it is worth double checking this with your venue.
Also, remember to add crop and bleed marks to the design when you download it from Canva (this will help your printer when they are trimming it down).
Now, all you need to do is send the design to your printer, who will print it to size from $20 – $100 (depending on the stock you choose).
So, that’s it… such a simple, inexpensive but effective way to brand your next event!
Do you have any tips or stories you’d like to share about branding your events? I’d love to hear your thoughts. Leave me a comment below and I’ll be sure to reply.
Keep running events, connecting people and changing lives.
x Kim

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