The IOD Catalogue of Roses Paintable Transfers have arrived! I am so excited to be offering these revolutionary designs and the first ever paintable transfers.
How To Use Catalogue of Roses Paintable IOD Transfer
Start with a clean, dry, matte surface. If painted, make sure it’s well cured. If you have sanded the paint make certain there is no residual dust. All of these things will interfere with adhesion. Keep the transfer attached to its backing until you are ready to adhere to the surface.
Carefully remove the Catalogue of Roses transfer from its white backing. Slowly and carefully lower the transfer onto your intended surface, making sure that it does not touch until the placement is correct. Use small pieces of low tack tape to hold it in place.
Using the provided tool, or one of your choice, start at one end of the transfer and rub firmly to adhere the image to the surface. Do this until the entire image is transferred. You are welcome for the free arm workout as well. If any parts aren’t transferred when you lift, simply lay it back down and rub more on that portion. After it is transferred, with a clean dry hand, smooth down any bits that aren’t flatly adhered.
We recommend sealing with a water based (or not harsh solvent based) sealer (waxes created for chalk type paints also work well if they don’t contain harsh solvents).