How To: Rad Dad Water Bottle

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Treat the Dad in your life to this wonderful and stylish water bottle.  The perfect gift for Father’s Day, or any day!

Skill Level:

Rad Dad Water Bottle  Teaser


Premium CreativeStudio Membership 
Sawgrass Printer 
Tumbler press
Water bottle
Sublimation paper 
Heat Tape 
Heat gloves

Pressing Guide

  • Time: 60 seconds
  • Temperature: 375 degrees F
  • Pressure: Medium

Rad Dad Water Bottle:

  1. Go to the "Blank Products" tab in CreativeStudio and use the search bar to look for tapered water bottle, right click to set as your canvas.
  2. Next go to the "Designs" tab and click on the “Father's Day” premium folder.  Select the Rad Dad design.
  3. Click on the “select all” icon at the top, use the black square on one of the corners to drag in and out to resize to fit the white canvas area. If you're adding the same design to the front and back, click on the duplicate Icon on the right move the design to the right leaving enough space to cut in between.
  4. To see your design in 3D for a more realistic look click on the “3D preview” Icon at the top right, use your mouse and right click to hold down and move the bottle around.
  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 500, paper size US letter, product stainless steel tumbler, and change color mode to vivid next click on print. Sawgrass Print Manager should pop up and click on print.
  6. Before turning on your press place your Water bottle inside to adjust the pressure to medium, then turn on and set your tumbler heat press to 385F and your time to 40 Seconds.
  7. Remove the lid and clean the water bottle with a lint free cloth.
  8. Place your printed design face down and place a piece of tape on both sides of paper.
  9. Slide the water bottle through the side and center the bottle in the press, press for 40 seconds.
  10. Put on your heat gloves and remove the water bottle set aside to cool once cool peel and 😊 Enjoy!

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