It was only a matter of time before our love of working with wood AND love of sublimation came together. In this next tutorial, we test five ways to sublimate on wood, including sublimating on wood with thermal laminate, polycrylic, bare paint, Subli Glaze and holographic HTV. Let’s just say that each method has its pluses and minuses.

So check out the video below, where we show you 5 different ways to sublimate on wood:

🛒 Tools and Materials (most links = affiliate links):

Sublimation Printer: Converted Epson EcoTank Printer (we’ve used the 15000 , 2800 and 2720):
Hiipoo Sublimation Ink for EcoTank Printers (NEW Eco-fit bottles) –
JPPlus 13 x 19″ Sublimation Paper:

🤑 Use code 9PME6 for 10% off List Price at Johnson Plastics Plus.
Promo code valid through 2022 for unlimited usage. Excludes equipment, ink, fabrication and STB subscriptions 🤑

Creative Fabrica Image:
Subli Glaze –
Butcher Paper:
Heavy Duty Heat Resistant Gloves:
Light Duty Heat Resistant Gloves:
Heat Resistant Tape:
Wood Rounds –
Laminating Pouches –
Water Based Polycrylic –
Siser Holographic HTV –
Self Healing Cutting Mat –
Cricut Knife (Exacto):
StarCraft 15″x15″ 8-in-1 Swing Away Heat Press:

Other Heat Presses We Considered:
Heat Press Nation HPN Signature Pro 15″ x 15″ 8-in1 Swing Away with Sure Pressure:
Fancierstudio Heat Press on Amazon:

JPPlus Coupon Terms:
Promo code valid through 2022 for unlimited usage. Excludes equipment, ink, fabrication and STB subscriptions


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