Post Card Printers Paper Stock Options

UPrinting’s Paper Options in Printing Post Cards

Your postcard's design would either be appealing or not, depends on the type of paper stock or card stock you choose. In standard postcard printing, it's important to consider what post card printers paper would work best for the design concept you have in mind. If you want them to be flat and printed on both sides, you could go for thicker cards like 14 pt. or 13 pt. If you want your cards to be folded, a lightweight, thicker card stock like 10 pt. is a good choice. Here's an overview of the card stock options you have at UPritning.com:

Flat Postcards


14 pt. Gloss - extra thick card stock that’s gloss Aqueous (AQ) coated
14 pt. matte - dull coated extra thick card stock available on offset printing quantities
13 pt. Uncoated - writeable and printable thick card stock (natural fibers may be visible)

Folded Postcards


10 pt. Gloss – lightweight card stock with water-based, non-toxic AQ coating
10 pt. Matte – dull coated stocks available on offset printing orders

You may consider these options when printing your postcards with us. If you’re unsure how will it llok like or if you want to see and feel the texture of these stocks, feel free to contact us and ask for a free sample kit. Call us at 1-888-888-4211 or check out "Free Samples" tab on our home page, and choose among the options we offer for our sample kits. Order free sample kit now and see what printing stock would suit your needs!