how to make decals for ceramics

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  • Can you make ceramic decals with laser printer?

  • Make Ceramic Decals suitable for Permanently Firing Onto Any Glazed Ceramic or Porcelain Surface – or Fusible Glass Surface. Decals are Created Using any Inexpensive HP or CANON BLACK and WHITE Only Laser Printer, Genuine HP or CANON Black and White Toner and Ceramics or Glass Kiln.

  • How do you apply ceramic decals to dry ceramic?

  • Place onto a sloping decorators tray so that any excess water can drain away (do not leave the decals floating in water). Use a medium squeegee (kidney) to apply the decal to the dry ceramic piece at room temperature. Work from the middle to ensure all the water has been removed.

  • How do you make decals?

  • Decals are made from overglazes which fire at a low temperature. You can also make your own decals. First you bisque and glaze fire your piece. You should use light colored glaze so the decals shows well. Make sure the surface is free of dust, fingerprints, etc. Trim the decal and soak it in room temperature water.

  • What are ceramic decals?

  • What are ceramic decals? Ceramic decals are a system that allows you to transfer designs from a transfer media to ceramic pieces. In fact, there is a whole school of decorative design based around transfers called Transferware . You can buy commercial ceramic transfers to add to your ceramic creations, but where is the fun in that?

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