Make the most fo your new heat press investment when you begin heat printing with these tips and tricks from our STAHLS' TV experts. Watch now and learn more about loading garments, protecting your heat press, and more with our How to Print videos.
Stahls' TV educator, Courtney Kubitza, shares solutions to a problem that a lot of apparel decorators face when printing on performance wear: scorch marks. Being able to print performance wear successfully can prove to be a great opportunity for your business. In this video, Courtney will provide options on how to get rid of scorch marks on these heat sensitive garments.
For apparel decorators, the most common areas for printing are full front, full back and left chest. There is another option: taking the design to the arm. Stahls' TV educator, Courtney Kubitza, will show three options that do just that, taking your designs to the next level. For every placement you can add to your garment you add a different look and an additional profit opportunity.
Students will be heading back to class and there's no better time to tap into the spirit wear market. Spirit wear is a huge opportunity for apparel decorators everywhere! Jenna, with Stahls’ TV, discusses how to go above and beyond your customers expectations by using foil finishes. Jenna introduces the 12 new foil colors from Stahls' that will take your designs to the next level.
Heat press graphics onto sleeves and legs faster than ever! In this video, Jimmy Palmer shows how the NEW Hotronix® Double Leg & Sleeve Platen takes threadability to the next level. Now you can heat apply two legs or two sleeves simultaneously. Increase your efficiency by cutting production time in half. The perfect platen for printing on any 4 or 5 inch surface such as bag pockets and straps or left chest logos on zip-up jackets in addition to sleeves and pant legs. This new platen is compatible with Air Fusion®, Fusion®, Auto Open Clam® and MAXX Press®.
With hundreds of styles available, there is a bag for every customer. Whether you’re adding them to a current t-shirt sale or printing an exclusive line of bags, personalized bags lead to big sales opportunities and profits. Having the right heat transfer and heat press accessories, you can decorate any bag successfully using your heat press. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth teaches decorators professional tips and tricks to successfully print any bag including popular styles of bags such as tote bags, laptop bags, wristlets, backpacks, cinch packs, coolers, duffels, and more!
Learning how to heat press more items and locations is important to a growing business. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Mike Koval teaches decorators how using the Hotronix® FUSION can open decorators up to opportunities in heat printing in less than time than any other heat press in the market.
You can quickly and easily create monograms and other personalized designs with the right knowledge. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Mike Koval shows decorators how they can personalize sandals in seconds.
Personalizing products is popular in the decorated apparel marketplace, but some items are easier to decorate than others. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Mike Koval teaches decorators the proper materials, equipment, and techniques to get quality results when printing normally hard-to-print items like this faux leather purse.
Foil prints are trending in a big way right now. We’ve seen foil graphics pop up on everything —from graphic logo tees to retail giants to the runway. With heat transfer foil and CAD-CUT® adhesive, there are so many creative ways to use it. In this video, we show decorators 8 unexpected ways to incorporate foil printing into any apparel design. Learn how to incorporate glitter, flock, neon, screen printed finishes, and more in this action-packed video.
Metallic and foil finishes are extremely popular in apparel design, but can be intimidating to create. This class will help you feel confident adding heat transfer foil as part of your product offering. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth teaches apparel decorators about CAD-CUT® Adhesive and Heat Transfer Foil, including how to create multi-color foil finishes, distressed designs, and predictable patterns.
In the apparel business, it’s the art that really sells the t-shirt. Having access to a large library of artwork to reach a variety of customers and markets affordably is essential to your sales. In this live class Dane Clement, owner of Great Dane Graphics, teaches you how to utilize Great Dane Graphics to choose the right art file for every print process including vinyl cutting, screen printing, direct to garment printing, and more.
Starting a T-shirt business with a heat press and heat transfers is fast, easy, and profitable. To get started and to make your first heat press investment, you need to find a machine that is reliable and functional so you can produce quality T-shirts without machine set-backs. In live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Mike Koval shows decorators what to look for in a heat press, and what machine accessories are needed for your business.
Stahls' CAD-CUT Direct introduces a new way to heat press foil on apparel using your vinyl cutter. Watch and learn new techniques to print innovative mirror-like finishes and metallic foil effects onto t-shirts with a heat press in this video.
Whether you are new to the world of vinyl cutting, or you are just looking to expand your business, join Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth in this live classroom to learn additional decorating techniques and functionalities of your investment piece. Stay ahead of your competition and learn how to increase profitability, which material options is best for your garments, and additional tips, tricks, and innovations that are the latest to the world of vinyl cutting, heat transfer materials, and heat application.
Whether you own a heat press or are just looking to expand into the world of heat printing, learn how to achieve new fashionable heat transfer finishes and the basics of personalization in this live classroom. Deemed our most popular live class of last year, Stahls' TV Educator Courtney Kubitza brings you the latest in heat printing tips and innovations in the 2016 Heat Press Success Edition.
Everyone has to start somewhere! In this live classroom, join Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza to learn how to start your own t-shirt business for less than $2,000 with just one piece of equipment. You will also learn about screen printed transfers and heat transfer materials that will help to grow your business.
Performance wear and temperature-sensitive fabrics are one of the biggest garment trends of the new year, but they can be tricky to decorate. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Brandon Chipps walks you through how to heat press temperature-sensitive fabrics such as nylon, rayon, and polyester without dreaded scorch marks and heat print boxes.
If you own an embroidery business, don’t limit yourself to just one machine! Learn how adding a heat press to your decorating toolkit can help you grow your business exponentially with a minimal investment. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Mike Koval will teach you how to expand beyond embroidery to offer screen printing, and special effects like glitters, foils & reflectives with just a heat press.
Whether you are new to heat printing and looking to purchase your first heat press, replacing your existing press or adding a heat press to increase your capacity, learn what to look for in a new heat press including functionality, features, performance and much more. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator, Josh Ellsworth, will help you discover what goes into making a quality heat press and the most important components in heat printing so that you can choose the best press to meet your needs.
Even the most stunning designs can be diminished if they are crooked. Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will show you how you can help ensure that your graphics are printed perfectly straight every time, including tips and tricks of placing a design and how to utilize tools for better alignment.
If you're looking to decorate apparel with logos, you'll want to recreate the design in high-detail. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth will show you the digital decoration technologies that are available to you for the best results.
If you're looking to start up an apparel business in this big, ever-booming market, but you are short on funds, not to worry. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Bob Robinson will show you ways you can start a business with just a vinyl cutter and a heat press for the biggest return on investment.
Customizing unique items can expand your business beyond standard garments. However, many decorators stray away from these items because they just aren't sure how to print them. Join Stahls' TV educator Mike Koval in this live class as he discusses how to heat press on some of the most commonly problematic items in the apparel industry.
Looking for ways to increase your sportswear sales? Join Mike Koval in this action-packed class as he shows you how to print everything under the sun, from team uniforms and beyond, to easily increase your sportswear sales for the future. Keep watching from beginning to end to see all the techniques, equipment, and materials needed in printing items like performance wear, shoes, warm-ups, bags, and more!