Tutorials

You know we told you we like to get creative, just like you? Well that was the truth, in fact, as well as our awesome creative products and services, we also have a growing online knowledge-base of creative know-how, put together from years of experience.

So whether you are making an eye catching piece of jewellery for yourself, crafting a beautiful card for a friend, or making something cool to sell there will be a tutorial for you. Check out the categories below to browse creative tutorials and crafty know-how. We believe you never stop learning, so we are always on the look-out for more awesome tricks and techniques, tutorials and other projects that we can share with our creative community!

Got a cool tutorial or snippet of amazing craft & design related knowledge that you'd like to share? Get in touch!  

 

LASER CUTTING TUTORIALS

 

- How to create cut ready designs for Illustrator

- How to create cut ready designs for Inkscape

- Tiling raster engraved items & saving money

- Adding a loop to your designs 

- Creating push fit inserts (adjusting for kerf)

- Downloading & installing our custom colour palettes

- Self Adhesive Acrylic

 

CUSTOM PRINTED CHARM TUTORIALS

 

- Adding multiple holes and loops to your Custom Charms

- Receiving your charms - What to expect

Opaque Charms - Coloured acrylics and wood

- Preparing your artwork for opaque charms using Photoshop

- Preparing your artwork for opaque charms using Illustrator

Transparent Charms - Clear acrylic

- Preparing your artwork for your clear charms using Photoshop

- Preparing your artwork for your clear charms using Illustrator

Metal Enamel Charms

Preparing your artwork for metal enamel charms using Photoshop

Preparing your artwork for metal enamel charms using Illustrator

Shoelace Charms

How to create custom Shoelace Charms using Photoshop and Illustrator

Zipper Pull Charms

How to prepare your artwork for custom opaque Zipper Pulls using Photoshop

How to prepare your artwork for custom opaque Zipper Pulls using Illustrator

How to prepare your artwork for custom clear Zipper Pulls using Photoshop

How to prepare your artwork for custom clear Zipper Pulls using Illustrator

 

ENAMEL PINS TUTORIALS

 

- Hard Enamel Pins vs Soft Enamel Pins

- Enamel pins artwork recommendations

- Enamel pins fixing options

- What is a polyurethane dome? 

- Attaching your pins to branded backing cards

 

CUSTOM PRINTED ACRYLIC STANDEE TUTORIALS

 

How to prepare your artwork for your acrylic Standee's using Photoshop

How to prepare your artwork for your acrylic Standee's using Illustrator

 

CUSTOM STICKER PRINTING TUTORIALS

 Gloss Stickers

- How to create circular stickers

- How to create square stickers

- How to create custom shaped stickers

- How to create kiss cut stickers

- How to create sticker packs

- How to create sticker sheets

 Transparent Stickers

- How to create custom square, rectangular and kisscut transparent stickers

- How to create custom circular transparent stickers

- How to create custom transparent sticker packs

 Glitter Stickers

- How to create custom glitter vinyl stickers

- How to create custom glitter vinyl sticker packs

- How to create custom glitter vinyl sticker sheets

 

PRINTABLES TUTORIALS

3D Papercraft Models

- How to prepare your 3D Papercraft Model artwork using Photoshop or Illustrator

Business Cards

How to prepare your artwork for Business Cards using Photoshop or Illustrator

Posters/Heavyweight Prints

How to prepare your artwork for Posters/Heavyweight Prints using Photoshop or Illustrator

Greetings Cards

How to prepare your artwork for Greetings Cards using Photoshop or Illustrator

Postcards

How to prepare your artwork for Postcards using Photoshop or Illustrator

Pin Badges

How to prepare your artwork for 1" Pin Badges using Photoshop or Illustrator

 

CASES AND COVERS

Phone Cases

How to prepare your artwork for Wooden Phone Cases using Photoshop or Illustrator

How to prepare your artwork for Budget Phone Cases using Photoshop or Illustrator

 

HOME DECOR TUTORIALS & BESPOKE GIFTS

Bespoke Custom Stamps

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Custom Stamps sets using Photoshop

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Custom Stamps sets using Illustrator

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Custom Single Stamps using Photoshop

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Custom Single Stamps using Illustrator

Bespoke Wall Mirrors

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Wall Mirrors using Photoshop

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Wall Mirrors using Illustrator

Bespoke Wall Clocks

- Preparing your artwork for Bespoke Wall Clocks using Photoshop or Illustrator

Custom Printed Pocket Mirrors

- Preparing your artwork for Pocket Mirrors using Photoshop

- Preparing your artwork for Pocket Mirrors using Illustrator

Custom Printed Cupcake Stands

How to create cake stands using Photoshop

Custom Printed Cupcake Toppers

How to create cupcake toppers using Photoshop and Illustrator

Custom Printed Tealight Holders

How to prepare your artwork for Tealight Holders using Photoshop

How to prepare your artwork for Tealight Holders using Illustrator

Custom Printed Coasters and Placemats

How to prepare your artwork for Coasters using Photoshop and Illustrator

How to prepare your artwork for Placemats using Photoshop and Illustrator

 

JEWELLERY MAKING TUTORIALS

 

How to open and close jump rings

Using a split chain & saving precious time

Using Self Adhesive Acrylic