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How to layer Cricut Infusible Ink on a Tote Bag





VIDEO GUIDE ON HOW TO CREATE: https://youtu.be/VBMwFYylBLA


I’ve been playing around with Cricut Infusible Ink since BGC Conference. I honestly love the product and I’ve had both successes and failures but as crafters, we know that comes with the territory. Today I’m going to share my preferred method for layering Cricut Infusible Ink.


Products Used (may include affiliate links):

Computer

Design Space Software

Cricut Access - $7.99 a month

Cricut Maker: https://amzn.to/2O6QESd

( You can also use an Air 2 https://amzn.to/2KghINS )

Easy Press 2 - 9 X 9 - https://amzn.to/2pgXNqL

Easy Press Mat - https://amzn.to/2Xcz6ID

Infusible Ink Black and Bright Teal - https://amzn.to/2XcQcpE

Cricut Craft Tools - https://amzn.to/2NJdhND

Metal Ruler - https://amzn.to/2CRJ2Op

Scissors


STEP ONE: DESIGN YOUR IMAGE


Cricut Cutie is available in the image section included with Cricut Access

Beefcakes Font is included with Cricut Access


STEP TWO: CLICK "MAKE IT"


STEP THREE: MIRROR YOUR IMAGE (VERY IMPORTANT STEP)


STEP FOUR: SET YOUR MATERIAL TO "INFUSIBLE INK TRANSFER SHEET"

If it doesn't appear in your favorites or Popular section Click "Browse All Material" and type in the product you are looking for


STEP FIVE: LOAD YOUR TRANSFER SHEET TO YOUR MAT

Please ensure your mat is sticky, If it isn't it could cause issues with cutting




STEP SIX: LOAD ON TO YOUR CRICUT, PRESS THE FLASHING CRICUT ICON AND BEGIN CUTTING.



STEP SEVEN: WEED YOUR INFUSIBLE INK TRANSFER




STEP EIGHT: (OPTIONAL) CONTOUR YOUR IMAGE TO MAKE IT EASIER TO LAYER

The contour option will allow you to cut out only the inside area of the body so that you can layer.


HIDE THE AREAS YOU DON'T WANT TO BE CUT OUT



STEP NINE: REPEAT THE ABOVE STEPS

Click Make it, Mirror your image, Continue, Set material, Cut and Weed



STEP TEN: PLACE A PIECE OF CARDSTOCK INSIDE THE BAG


STEP ELEVEN: GO TO https://cricut.com/en_us/heatguide TO FIND OUT THE HEAT TEMPERATURE AND TIME YOU SHOULD BE USING.




STEP TWELVE: IT'S TIME TO PRESS!!!



APPLY LIGHT PRESSURE ESPECIALLY FOR DARK COLORS






ALL DONE!!!!


Thank you for your time!

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