Bend the transfer sheets so they crack and peel off the extra ink with your fingers. Clean your coasters with a lint free cloth.
Place infusible ink transfer sheet onto standardgrip mat, liner side down.
How to use infusible ink transfer sheets on coasters. Choose your material by selecting “browse all materials” and searching “transfer sheets”. Cover coaster with butcher paper. Preheat application area to remove moisture and wrinkles that result in unwanted effects.
Flip the coaster over so that the bottom is facing up. Place the transfer sheets ink side up on a mat and let the cricut cut. Infusible ink transfer sheets and markers can only be guaranteed to create permanent transfers with the compatible shirts, totes, onesies, and coasters.
Preheat an easypress 2 to 400f. Butcher paper comes included with box of infusible ink transfer sheets. Once i got the images into design space and changed the colors, and then i duplicated them and changed the cut lines on the duplicates to draw and clicked to make it.
When placing your infusible ink onto your mat, you will want the ink side facing up. Coasters with cricut infusible ink transfer sheets and pens. With infusible ink all you have to buy are the transfer sheets (assuming you have a cricut machine already) and you can use an easypress 2.
Since we are using infusible ink, make sure to mirror your mats! Only this type of paper will hold and release the ink correctly. For original cricut easypress settings, refer to cricut heat transfer guide.
Place a white cardstock on top of an easypress mat. The carrier sheet has wording on it and should be against. If this is your first time cutting infusible ink sheets with your machine, please do a test cut first.
You can only use infusible ink with sublimation blanks (poly coated) and 100% polyester garments. Cricut infusible ink coasters with tropical leaves. The process of transferring the infusible ink makes the colour so vivid, it really pops!
Once you have your design cut you will want to “weed” out the background of the image. Cover the coaster with the butcher paper that is included in the box with the infusible ink transfer sheets. To complete this project using cricut easypress 2, press at 400°f (205°c) for 60 seconds using no added pressure.
I only wanted to do 2 coasters, so i selected 2 designs. Note do not use weeding tools with infusible ink. Place your design face down on the coaster, then cover it with a fresh sheet of butcher paper.
Press it with the easy press 2 but don’t put any additional pressure onto the easy press 2, just let it sit on top of the coaster. Select infusible ink transfer sheets as your material. 385°f for the square coasters, 400°f for round.
You may think the infusible transfer sheet colour seems dull now, but wait until you see the finished project. Use your fingers to weed design. Place your infusible ink transfer sheet on the standard grip mat, liner side down.
A heart, a circle, a letter, etc. Do this by placing a small shape on your canvas in design space. 1 with circles and 1 with birds.
Learn how to make festive fall coasters using your cricut and infusible ink transfer sheets; Do not skip this step. If you plan to use these often, star it to make it a favorite so you don't have to search for each project.
Place your infusible ink transfer sheet on the standard grip mat, liner side down. Then place your design on the shiny side of the ceramic coaster and then place the “iron paper” that comes with the infusible ink sheets on top of this and place the iron over top. In the software, select and size your design to fit on your coaster blank.
And another creative way to use infusible ink transfer sheets designing the ceramic blank coasters are 3.6″ in size so this is the size circle shape i chose in design space. Position the design face down on the front of the coaster (the shiny side) with the clear liner on top and design side facing down. Butcher paper comes with the infusible ink transfer sheets and must be larger than your easypress’s heat plate.
Be sure to mirror your design if using design space. Size it to about 1.5 inches and have your cricut cut it from an ink sheet. Cover the coaster with a sheet of butcher paper (butcher paper comes in every package of infusible ink transfer sheets).
For this project, set cricut easypress 2 to 385°f (195°c) and preheat for 15 seconds. Cricut does not recommend reusing butcher paper because it absorbs ink that is lost in the transfer. If you use the weeding tools, it can leave ink on your backing which will transfer to your coasters when you press it.
Set mirror setting and select infusible ink transfer sheet in the custom cut settings. When you use transfer paper, you'll need to be doubly sure that you are protecting your mat and your iron with butcher paper because of the amount of ink that is being transferred. The process of transferring the infusible ink.
Using infusible ink transfer paper with coasters. Here is how you layer the supplies and materials for using infusion ink transfer paper for a coaster: Notice that the transfer sheet color seems dull now, but wait until you see the finished project.
When you’re ready to cut, click the “make it” button. Click the green continue button. You must use laser copy paper with the infusible ink pens.
Place the coaster on top of the cardstock. How to use multiple infusible ink transfer sheets to create a design (slice and set) layering more than one infusible ink transfer sheet will cause the colors to blend where they overlap, and multiple applications of heat may cause infusible ink designs to fade, resulting in an undesired effect. Also, check out this creative way to use the infusible ink pens!
For original cricut easypress and cricut easypress mini settings, refer to cricut heat transfer guide.