Candles were used in the ancient time for the lightning purpose, but now a days it is using as a decorative item in the home. We can get decorated candles from the market . We can also decorate the candles by ourselves . We can print our images on the candles in the home . There are several ways to print the images on the candles.
Here Is Some Of The Easy Ways
1- Pictures To The Candles By Heat
We can print the picture to the candles by applying heat, here is step by step process-
Paste The Tissue Paper To The Butter Paper
Take a butter paper and glue it with the A4 size paper, make sure that the butter paper is glued at the corners only, because if your paste the whole paper then the printer will not accept the paper.
Take The Print Of The Picture
Now select the picture which you want to have on the candle. Now put this butter paper inside the paper tray of your printer. Select the printer properties to the transparency film. Now give the command of the print and take the print.
Cut The Picture To The Size Of The Cup
Now trim the picture according to the size of the cup. Make sure that you have trimmed exactly to the size because it will not fit to the cup then. You can also make some of the borders. This will give your cup a good look.
Fix Picture On The Candle
Now your image is ready, fix it to the candle as the image part to the same side of the candle. If the candle is not able to hold the paper then apply some amount of the glue to the corner of the images.
Wrap The Wax Paper
Now wrap a wax paper to the candle, in the direction of the image. This wax paper will allow you to firmly hold the candle and also protect your hands from the heat. The wax of the paper is used for fixing the image on the candle.
Heat The Image
Now take a heat gun or any strong hair drier. Now apply heat evenly to the entire cup. This heat will melt the wax of the wax paper and allow the image to fix on the candle. Now remove the wax paper, you will see that now the image is glued on the candle. If there will any wax remaining on the candle, allow the candle to cool down and then tap the wax to remove. Now your image is on the candle.
2- Gluing And Waxing Method
This is another method of transferring the image to the candle. Here is the step be step process-
Print And Cut The Image
Now again take the print of the image on a butter paper. Make sure that the margins of the printer is set to the transparency film. Take the print and then cut the image from its borders make sure the border should be as minimum as possible.
Glue And Paste The Image
Now apply the glue on all over the pictures specially on the border. Now firmly paste this picture on the candle. Make sure that the picture is evenly paste on the candle, if there is any bubble remove it .
Dip In The Hot Wax
Take a bowl fill it half with the water and then add wax into it and boil it. Hold the candle with the holder and dip the half portion of the candle into the boiling water, then do this again for the remaining 1/2 portion. Take it out and allow it to cool. Now the image on the candle.