So you want to sublimate the entire garment?

All you need to do is buy a large printer, a large heat press, inks, and paper. Sounds simple enough, right?

A full sublimation tshirt

Well, it is simple but there are a few things you need to consider when you decide to take the BIG step into wide format garment decoration.

The first and most important question: what is your market and can you create the demand for your unique products in your market to justify the expense and time to learn the production process? What will separate you from the other guys? Will the addition of wide format sublimation add the extra revenue to justify your investment? I am not going to get into the marketing in this blog, but you know your business and customers better than anyone so get that business and marketing plan together so you can realize the extra profits from your new garment decoration capability. Continue reading “So you want to sublimate the entire garment?”

How many prints can YOU get out of your ink cartridge?

Trying to identify how many prints you can get out of a single ink cartridge or bulk ink system is a difficult and challenging task. There are definitely too many variables to just throw a number out there. So, here is an equation to help find the approximate number of prints you can get out of a cartridge. Continue reading “How many prints can YOU get out of your ink cartridge?”

The Basics of ArTainium and Sublijet Ink

Questions regarding the difference between the ArTainium and Sublijet brands of sublimation ink are asked continuously. So, here’s a simple explanation to differentiate between the two… Continue reading “The Basics of ArTainium and Sublijet Ink”