- October 6, 2017 - October 7, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Digital Decorating is here to stay! If you are ready to add digital tools like DTG (Direct to Garment), Sublimation, Transfers, Print and Cut Vinyl and want to learn to make money with them, this is the class for you. Or, maybe you have already made the investment into digital decorating, but now need to learn to make money with it and take your decorating business to the next level. This two-day event will stuff you with information and hands-on education.
What You Will Learn:
- The RIGHT Equipment
- You will learn about digital decorating’s place in the market, the appropriate investment needed to be successful and how to make the equipment productive with industry best practices. You will learn about direct to garment, sublimation, transfer printing, print and cut vinyl and get hands on with sublimation and print and cut vinyl.
- The RIGHT Products
- You will learn about setting up your artwork for the products you will be digitally decorating and how that is different from analog techniques, finding hidden niches within your current niche that are now available once you have added digital decoration. You will also learn about the most popular digitally decorated products and troubleshooting common mistakes that new digital decorators make.
- The RIGHT Business
- You will learn marketing and business management tips as it related to digital decorating as well as costing and pricing digital decorating. You will also learn about creating the right samples, “+’ing” the sale, proactive sales, scalability and what you are actually selling.
The class is limited to 30 students and will drill deep into digital decoration methods being used today to make money for all kinds of decorators. Students are encouraged to bring their own files to be printed during the hands-on portion of this event. Casual dress is recommended as all participants will be decorating garments and other substrates. For any attendees arriving Thursday night before the event, a meet-and-greet event will take place at the Mind’s Eye Graphics facility. After the first day of class, a barbecue is planned for all attendees. Lunch will be provided both days as well. This class is for anyone interested in beginning a new business or expanding a current business to include digital decorating. Sign up soon as space is limited.
Class Fee: $149 each $99 each Early Bird Special until August 31st, 2017
PLUS – 10% Off for each additional person from the same company.
Day 1: 10:00 AM EST to 5:00 PM EST
Day 2: 9:00 AM EST to 12:00 PM EST