How To Start A T Shirt Transfer Printing Business From Home
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How To Start A T Shirt Transfer Printing Business From Home

Learn how to run your own t shirt transfer printing business working from home.
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Created by Martin Butler
Last updated 6/2015
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • The aim of this course is to show you the cheapest way to start off in the T shirt Transfer Printing Business.
Requirements
  • There is some specialist equipment needed but we show you the pro's and con's of buying the equipment we use.
Description

 In this course we'll be taking you through the whole procedure on what you need to start a home business in the t shirt transfer printing business. We'll show you exactly the things we do and show you the equipment and the different procedures you'll need to know including the correct materials and equipment you'll need to produce successful decorated t shirts.

We cover the following:

SECTION 1

  • Introduction - A bit about how we started in the T Shirt Transfer Printing Business including the mistakes we made and why Transfer Printing is the most cost effective way to get into the T Shirt Printing Business.
  • The Different Types of T Shirt Printing - In this section, we look at the other ways to print onto T Shirts and explain the pro's and con's with each method.
  • The Equipment Needed - In this section we look at the equipment required and share the equipment we use and are still using.

SECTION 2

  • The Transfer Paper - In this section we reveal the transfer papers we use and the differences between the papers for printing on different color garments.
  • Creating Your Designs - In this section we show how we use the cutter software and actually get an image onto transfer paper and produce the cut lines for the cutter to automate the job.

SECTION 3

  • Using The Heat Press - In this section we show you how to use the heat press to produce the finished garment including some important pre press procedures to ensure there is no moisture present when pressing images onto T shirts.
  • Black T Shirt Transfer Application - In this section we take you through the differences when printing on a black or coloured T shirt compared to printing on a White T shirt.
  • Conclusion, Marketing And Resources - In this section we give you some tips that we used when we started off by generating local customers on a limited budget.

SECTION 4

  • Heat Press Facts - In this section we show you why you shouldn't buy an inferior heat press and what to check for when you buy this important piece of equipment.

SECTION 5

  • We finish off with some course notes and additional material. Don't skip this.
Who this course is for:
  • The course is designed to show anybody wanting to start a home business printing T Shirts
Course content
Expand all 8 lectures 02:39:27
+ Introduction, A little bit about me and why I decided to start a T Shirt Biz
1 lecture 17:45
In this section I explain why transfer printing is the cheapest and easiest business model to start in the T shirt printing. We also take a look at the other printing models and discuss the pro's and con's of each system. I also speak of my own personal experiences when we first started and the pitfalls we encountered.We also take a look at the equipment needed.
Preview 17:45
+ Part 2 Creating Your Designs And Getting Them Onto Transfer Paper
1 lecture 34:22
In this tutorial, we explore the transfer paper to give you the best results and see how to take an image and get it into the cut and print software and create your transfers.
Part 2 Creating Your Designs And Getting Them Onto Transfer Paper
34:22
+ Using The Heat Press
1 lecture 25:38
In this tutorial we look at using the heat press and how to press a t shirt transfer image. We see the differences for printing transfers for black t shirts and look at how you can find customers. We also take a look at some suppliers.
Part 3 Using the heat press, black t shirt transfers and conclusion
25:38
+ Heat Press Facts
1 lecture 16:33
In this lesson I show you the pitfalls of buying a cheap Heat Press. I also show an alternative Heat press you can use for smaller logo's for polo shirt breast logo's or sleeve logo's if you can't afford a full size heat press.
Heat Press Facts
16:33
+ Course Notes And Extra Info
4 lectures 57:09
In this document, we cover the main notes of the course including some extra tips to help you find niches to target and some added information not in the course. Don't skip this bit.
Course Notes And Extra Info
8 pages
silhouette cameo tutorial
19:39

In this video we look at how you can create simple t shirt slogans using clothing vinyl by cutting out letters on your craft cutter and applying them to your t shirts to create yet another product.

Using Clothing Vinyl With Your Craft Cutter
19:10

In this video, we look at where to get images to
use on your transfers and we also mix transfers with clothing vinyl to make some
unique t shirts.

T Shirt Transfers And Vinyl - How To Get Images
18:20