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This video shows you what “weeding” vinyl is - removing the pieces you don’t want with the ‘stab and drag’ method. Duration: 2min
This video shows you how to ‘reverse weed’ which means putting transfer paper on first and then weeding - this is helpful for small, intricate designs or thin, curly fonts. Duration: 5min
Weeding Vinyl Letters
This article gives step-by-step directions on how to weed vinyl along with helpful tips for weeding more complicated pieces.
How to use Transfer Tape to Apply Vinyl
This short 2-minute video shows you how to use transfer tape to apply vinyl to your project.
Tips for Transfer Tape
This 8-minute video has additional tips and guidance on using transfer tape and getting the best application on curved surfaces.
Registration Mark to Align Vinyl Layers
This 6-minute video shows how it can be helpful to add a registration mark to your design. While not part of your design, this serves as something to help you line-up and correctly apply multiple layers of differently colored vinyl.
Transfer Tape Instructions
Step-by-step instructions on how to use transfer tape with vinyl projects.
Heat Transfer Guide
If you are using a Cricut Easy Press to transfer your iron-on vinyl use the setting recommended here.
Everyday Iron-On Instructions
Instructions for preparing, applying and caring for your iron-on Cricut projects.
This video walks through how to properly transfer your iron-on vinyl with an iron or the Cricut easy Press. Duration: 3min
Working with Infusible Ink >>
Sep 5, 2023 1:40 PM
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