Select the digital photo that you would like to transfer to the fabric. If you wish, you can scan a printed photo or create a collage in the program for image processing.
Buy special thermal paper, which you will transfer the image onto the fabric. Keep in mind that different paper corresponds to different types of tissue. There is paper for transferring images onto white fabric, the black and the color. Thermal paper has a special coating that helps to avoid spreading the ink. Try to find paper that ensures high durability of the image, then the thing can be washed without fear.
Insert the thermal paper in the printer. Print the image that you are going to move. Let the imprint dry. Hours is enough. By the way, if you bought the paper the whole set, usually contain instructions for use. Please read it carefully.
Attach the printed image to the fabric. Iron with a hot iron, wait until the fabric cools. Then remove the paper. Remember that the image on the fabric will turn out mirrored, so flip it in the image editor.
Please contact the Studio if you are afraid that not cope with this work alone. Reset the image in any digital medium and bring it and the thing where you need to make a print in photography Studio.
By the way, almost all photography studios ready to sell plain t-shirts, pillows and other things, and some have the possibility of ordering things over the Internet. You can upload digital photos, choose the model and size of things that it takes, and then just come and pick up their order.
If you decided to do large format printing (bed linen, curtains, etc.), refer to the experts. At home you will not be able to do so.
Advice 2 : How to put picture on plastic
The molding of plastic is one of the fascinating hobby that can be enjoyed not only by adults but also children. However fashioned the material of the faceless figure is not very attractive, so it needed paint. To put a figure on plastic best acrylic paints.
You will need
- - acrylic paint;
- - dishwashing detergent or alcohol;
- - acrylic primer or varnish;
- - brush and sponge;
- - thinner;
- - PVA glue;
- - talc;
- is a dry pigment;
- - palette;
- - pearl powder.
Fashioned product in a furnace anneal according to the rules, so as to cover with paint after that. Clean with dishwashing detergent or wipe with alcohol.
If possible, apply several layers of acrylic primer to later paint better lay down and do not exfoliate. Instead of the primer coating plastic varnish, and wait until it dries.
Prepare materials for a good acrylic paint (preferably tubes "sonnet", or acrylics for ceramics and glass), several soft brushes, water for dilution. Additionally, you may need a slow drying PVA glue.
If you have a drawing, make a stencil. To do this, print the pattern on paper and carefully cut out the outline from the inside. Better yet, make a stencil from thick film, it can be used several times. Attaching it to the product, you will paint only the inner part, within the boundary.
The paint is too thick dilute with water or diluent, in the liquid, add the PVA glue, talcum powder or hold an open jar of paint a few days, stirring continuously. Too transparent paint, add some dry pigment and mix thoroughly.
As a palette, use a disposable plate or plastic white surface. You can mix different color and with a sponge or brush to apply them on the product. Don't forget immediately after work wash brush – acrylic dries very quickly and spoils them.
To create a metallic or iridescent effect products made of plastic, add to the paint a little pearl powder. It can be added even at the stage of modeling. Despite the fact that the powder is quite expensive, a small jar will be enough for a long time.
If you are creating products from polymer clay or plastic material in large quantities and you constantly need to apply paint with smooth transitions (for example, when painting dolls), use the spray can.