Create a beautiful set of festive coasters to go with your hot chocolates and match your Christmas decorations!
Use Cricut infusible ink pens to make a personalised coaster set for your self or as a lovely long-lasting gift for loved ones they can get out every year.
YOU WILL NEED:
-Cricut maker, Joy or Explore Air 2
-Infusible Ink pens in red and green
-Cricut heat resistant tape
-Baking parchment/butcher paper
-Cricut Easy Press 2
-Cricut Easy Press mat
To create this cute trio of coasters, first, prepare the coasters by wiping them with a lint-free cloth.
Next, open up the project above, Ensure the images are no larger than 3x3 inches and ensure that the line type has been changed to draw.
Next, load a piece of plain white paper onto the mat and into your Cricut machine. Select copy paper as the material, then load an infusible ink pen into the accessory port.
Set the machine to draw.
Once your image has been drawn on the machine, roughly around the image and use the heat resistant tape to tape the paper face down onto the coasters
Set up your Easy Press mat with a piece of A4 paper on top, then heat up your Easy Press to 400’F. Place the coaster face up on the mat, followed by a sheet of butcher paper, then press for 40 seconds.
Repeat the process of pressing for each coaster, be sure to use a new piece of butcher paper for each coaster.