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HOW TO APPLY VINYL STICKERS METHOD ONE: Straight on using water CLEAN SURFACE: Using methylated spirits, turpentine or an achohol cleaner. NOTE: Be careful not to get backing paper wet PEEL OFF BACKING PAPER : ... being careful it doesn’t stick to itself! SPRAY WITH WATER: This step can be left out if you are confident enough, but is recommended for beginners. SQUEEGY DOWN: Starting from the middle, squeegy from the centre to the outside. If no water is used try to keep sticker from touching surface until it is applied. PEEL OFF TAPE AND YOU’RE DONE! NOTE!!! If you have used water you may have to wait until water has dried a bit. REGISTRATION MARKS: Place the decal where you’d like it, and place matching marks on surface and paper. 1 2 3 5 6 4

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A basic guide to applying vinyl stickers by Janet Dick of www.janetsgems.etsy.com

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HOW TO APPLY VINYL STICKERSMETHOD ONE: Straight on using waterNOTE: Be careful not to get backing paper wet

1

CLEAN SURFACE: Using methylated spirits, turpentine or an achohol cleaner.

2

REGISTRATION MARKS: Place the decal where youd like it, and place matching marks on surface and paper.

3

PEEL OFF BACKING PAPER : ... being careful it doesnt stick to itself!

4

SPRAY WITH WATER: This step can be left out if you are con dent enough, but is recommended for beginners.

5

SQUEEGY DOWN: Starting from the middle, squeegy from the centre to the outside. If no water is used try to keep sticker from touching surface until it is applied.

6

PEEL OFF TAPE AND YOURE DONE! NOTE!!! If you have used water you may have to wait until water has dried a bit.

HOW TO APPLY VINYL STICKERSMETHOD TWO: Applied dry using masking tape

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CLEAN SURFACE: Using methylated spirits, turpentine or an achohol cleaner.

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TAPE AND MEASURE: Tape down using masking tape and use a ruler and measure either side to make sure they are even.

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TAPE DOWN THE CENTRE

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Release one taped side

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Peel the released side right back using the masking tape to hold it back. CUT AWAY THE REMAINING BACKING PAPER

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SQUEEGY DOWN THAT HALF OF THE STICKER - working from the middle to the outer edges.

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PEEL OFF THE OTHER HALF OF THE BACKING PAPER

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SQUEEGY THE REMAINING HALF DOWN - working from the middle to outer edges as before.

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PEEL OFF THE APPLICATION TAPE

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YOURE DONE!

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