How To: Fathers Day Shirt with a Dinosaur Twist

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This dinosaur shirt will be a hit with a Father and his kids!

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Sawgrass SG 1000
15”x15” Heat Press or larger 
11”x17” sublimation paper 
White polyester t-shirt
Lint roller 
Heat Tape 
Blowout paper 

Pressing Guide

  • Time: 40 seconds
  • Temperature: 400 degrees F
  • Pressure: Medium

Fathers Day Shirt with a Dinosaur Twist:

  1. Go to the "Blank Products" tab in CreativeStudio and click on the “clothing” icon then go to the second page and scroll down and click on “Men’s solar short sleeve large print area.” 
  2. Go to the "Designs" tab and click on the “Father’s Day” Premium folder.  Select the “Rawrsome” design. 
  3.  Resize the design by clicking on the “select all” icon at the top of the screen, use the black squares to size up or down, when your done click on “select all” once again to let go of the layers. 
  4. We changed the text in the design to “My Kids” on the first line and “say I’m” by clicking on it and changing the text in the box on the right.  
  5. Now we are ready to print, click on the "print" Icon at the top right the printer should be set on the Sawgrass SG 1000, paper size US Tabloid, product polyester, and change color mode to vivid next click on print. Sawgrass Print Manager should pop up and click on print.
  6. Turn on and set your heat press to 400F and your time to 40 Seconds.
  7. Lint roll and pre-press your t-shirt for 5 seconds.
  8. Place your design face down 3 fingers down from the neck line and center with the neck tag, tape down the printed design with heat tape on both sides.
  9. Place the t-shirt on the lower heat platen and cover the printed design with blowout paper and press for 40 seconds.
  10. Slowly lift top platen and quickly remove the printed design 😊 Enjoy!

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