This laser decal paper is suitable for creating glass and ceramic decals with your own images and a suitable printer. Those decals can then be fired on to fused glass and many types of glazed materials, such as ceramics, porcelain, other earthenware and even enameled copper.
The decal sheets are Letter size (about 216 mm x 280 mm, 8.5″ x 11″).
The decals have been laboratory tested for food safety by the manufacturer. Projects can be oven, microwave and dishwasher safe, depending on surface material.
With this decal paper you can fire illustrations, text, handwriting, photographs and much more onto your work. The creative abilities are huge and exciting. With limited tools you can easily and affordable create some amazing work.
This decal paper will work with traditional kilns and microwave kilns. The final image fires to a beautiful rich sepia tone and can be coloured using a number of techniques.
Images should be printed on the paper with a black only laser printer that has a high iron content in the toner. The brands HP and Canon carry a range of black only laser printers, copiers and fax machines that are suitable, but it must be a black only machine. If the machine has any ability to print colour it will not work. Other brands may work, but you will need to be sure it uses a ‘Micr’ type toner cartridge.
INSTRUCTIONS – The decal paper comes with manufacturers instructions regards firing temperatures and more, for glass, ceramics and other materials.
We also have resource articles on designing and printing decals, as well as how to apply them to fused glass and how to add colour. Please check the More Information tab for links to these resources, or just visit our Resources section, and in particular the General Tutorials section.