Add some colour to your Easter - with this DIY laser cut decoration. This project features both Trotec LaserPaper and TroGlass Satin acrylic. You can laser cut this colourful decoration by downloading the free template and step by step guide.
- LaserPaper Maple
- 1/4 sheet TroGlass Satins lemon green with adhesive
- 1/4 sheet TroGlass Satins light pink with adhesive
- 1/4 sheet TroGlass Satins yellow with adhesive
- Picture frame (e.g. RIBBA 40x50 from IKEA)
- Cover material for the laser
Open the template and edit to suit your preferences. Then send the background selection to the laser with the suggested settings below.
Put the sheet in 0/0 position (top left corner) and place the job to the same position on the plate in JobControl. Due to the size, the paper will not be cut.
|Process mode:||Resolution:||Cut line:|
Test and adjust the laser parameters below to get the best results from your laser. The parameters will vary depending on the type of laser and your laser power.
|Laser Parameter||Color||Process||Power (%)||Speed (%)||ppi/Hz|
Place the TroGlass Satins in the laser, and send the files for the acrylic to the laser. Suggested settings are below.
|Process mode||Resolution||Cut lin|
The laser parameters below are a guide only, so adjust to suit your laser and the laser power.
Laser Parameters: Cutting
|Color||Process||Power (%)||Speed (%)||ppi/Hz|
Step one: place the LaserPaper into the photo frame.
Step two: place the acrylic circles on top of the engraved ones on the paper, biggest to smallest and so on. Be sure to align them so they are each centered.
Place a thin plastic sheet behind the LaserPaper for added stability. Enjoy your colourful Easter decoration!
Trotecs laser-friendly paper and versatile acrylic glass are specially designed for laser processing.
The broad range of TroGlass comes in a variety of colours, textures and transparencys. Trotec LaserPaper features a real wood surface with a white cardboard on the back and provides great results when used for printing, cutting or engraving.
Use other colors or material combinations.