How to Make a Birthday Shirt

14 Dec

If you are interested in making your own birthday shirt, there are many ways to go about it. One method is to use transfer paper and vinyl. This is a relatively easy way to make your own shirt, especially if you have never made any shirts before. In this video, you will how to make the shirt as you watch someone else’s process from start to finish as they describe what they’re doing.

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The first thing you need to do is find the image you want to put onto the shirt. If the image is in a PNG format with a transparent background, then you’re all set to go and can upload it to your virtual canvas. If it’s not, then you will need to manually remove the background and change the formatting yourself. Choose a font to add text to the image. Prior to printing, be sure to mirror the words, otherwise, they will print out backward. Now you can print the image and cut it out. A cricut machine can do this for you. Peel the backing tape off the image and then transfer the image onto vinyl. Now you can carefully heat press the image onto the shirt. The video will give you some helpful tips as you do this. You now have your very own birthday shirt.


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