You can create a custom label stock in
The Print Shop to match the Avery label stock you purchased.
However, if you can't get accurate measurements to make the custom
label stock, you can use Avery's online software, "Avery Design
& Print Online" which is a free program that works in your
So now you can use The Print
Shop's images and tools to create your custom design and
save it as a JPG that you can upload to Avery Design &
Print Online. I will use Avery 24489 oval labels, 4"
wide/ 3" high, to demonstrate.
Create a new custom size Sign Project. (NOT a label
Using graphics from The Print Shop, I
added a background, a semi-transparent shape, and some
clipart. I did not add text to my design because I do not
want to have text in my JPG. (Text that is converted to JPG
does not print as sharp as actual text.)
Save as high resolution JPG.
After saving my JPG, I close The Print
Shop program. I open my web browser and go to the Avery site
and proceed to Avery Design & Print Online.
Explore the program on your own and
you will see how easy it is to specify your Avery product number
and upload the JPG you created with The Print Shop, to that product
number's template. You can use the text tools here, as I did,
so that the resulting PDF has embedded fonts. Printing this
PDF onto my 24489 stock gives me four perfect labels.