Fake die cut sticker tutorial

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#1

I don’t think this has been posted. Instructables had a neat little tutorial on making custom shaped stickers using Avery shipping labels and a laser cutter. As I glanced through it I couldn’t help but think this is the kind of job that the visual alignment and special user interface on the Glowforge would be perfect for.

fake die cut stickers

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Avery label on cardboard?
#2

I’d seen this but thanx for the bump. I need to get on this doing some for my B# knife sharpener as I have everything needed having a laser printer and a silhouette.

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#3

Glowforge and Silhouette, good team! :squee:

Bookmarked.

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#4

If the stickers are small enough, just use packing tape for the gloss overlay?

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#5

Oh, this is a great concept. I’ll bookmark this!

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#6

Oh man, what a great way to do promo stuff.

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#7

I’ve been wondering if you could just create the die out of acrylic or delrin and use a sturdy embossing/die cutting machine to cut them out.

#8

I’ve done lots of stickers this way. Both kiss cut and all the way through. Registration can be tricky…the Glowforge cameras should make it much easier.

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#9

Oh, nice. Thanks for the info.

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