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Flat container or tray. Use any dish or pan that is larger than your cutout decal image and not too deep—about two or three inches. 9. Thermometer. An instant-read kitchen thermometer works quickly and is inexpensive, small, and easy to find. Do not use it for both cooking and nonfood processes. 10. Squeegee. May be useful on flat, nonporous surfaces. 11. Tissues or paper towels. Tips ■ For porous materials that need to be prepared with a coat of acrylic medium, you might want to brush the whole area, even beyond the image, because the medium is slightly visible.
You can put two slides in the same mount, then overexpose, with a Daylab printer. ■ As the dyes from the negative migrate to the receptor, yellow transfers first, then magenta, and lastly cyan. Because the film is peeled off after the yellow has transferred to the Polaroid positive, Chapter 1 Transfers and Lifts 17 but before it has a chance to migrate to your chosen substrate, you can correct for the tendency toward magenta and cyan in the transferred image by adding 10 cc or 20 cc of the red filter with a Daylab slide copier.
Let the united fabric and image piece dry thoroughly, preferably overnight; then place the unit in a tub of warm water. After soaking for several minutes, the paper backing should peel away from the image with gentle rubbing. Remove the fabric from the water and lay it on a blotter, image side up. Gently wipe the image with a damp cloth to remove any pieces of paper that may remain. Hang the fabric to dry, and do not wring. If any part of the image peels or pulls from the fabric along with the paper backing, resubmerge the whole unit and begin peeling from the center to avoid damaging the edges.