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July '21

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3 8 C U S T O M G I F T A N N U A L 2 0 2 1 G R A P H I C S - P R O. C O M M ake gifts even more personal with these custom wooden gift tags! These festive tags are not only cute but are also quick and easy to make. And they're not just for the holiday season — change up the design or message and they can be used for birthdays, anniver- saries, and many other special occasions. MATERIALS NEEDED • Wood blanks - ours were 1/8" thick alder, purchased from Colorado Heirloom • Ribbon/string • Laser system — we used a Fusion Pro 32 80 watt: • Raster engraving – Speed: 65%; Power: 100%; DPI: 500; Dithering Pattern: Stucki; Bottom-up engraving • Vector cutting - Speed: 25%; Power: 100%; Frequency: 10% STEP 1: PREPARE THE ARTWORK Start by customizing your artwork as nec- essary (you can download the artwork from Epilog's Sample Club if you wish). STEP 2: DETERMINE YOUR PARAMETERS Consult your owner's manual for the rec- ommended engraving/cutting settings for your machine and wattage. Enter your set- tings within the dashboard and send the job to the laser. STEP 3: PREPARE YOUR MATERIAL Insert your wooden sheet, press Go, and let the laser go to work. STEP 4: CLEAN UP Once the job has completed, wipe away any residue from the tags and let the gift- giving begin! CGA HOW-TO Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags with with with Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags with Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags with Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags with Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Your Laser Your Laser Your Laser Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Your Laser Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Your Laser Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Your Laser Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags C O U R T E S Y O F E P I L O G L A S E R Create Create Create Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Create Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Create Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Create Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Custom Gift Tags Images courtesy Epilog Laser

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