FAQ | Free Sublimation Designs


What is sublimation printing?

Sublimation printing is a process that turns your solid ink design into a gas to infuse your design permanently into your material. Sublimation ink is used to print onto sublimation transfer paper. The design is then infused into your sublimation blank with a heat press, creating a permanent design.

File type

The sublimation, clip art and digital paper designs on our site are all high resolution PNG files. The sublimation and clip art files have a transparent background. Our digital papers usually have white backgrounds.

What is a PNG file?

PNG stands for portable network graphics, a PNG file is a high res pixel based file with a transparent background. 

How do I download free designs?

On each design page there is an image and description of the design. Under the description is a blue button like this:

Click this button to automatically download a zip file. If your zip file does not download, please check your security settings as some anti virus programs can stop downloads. Also try another browser. If these don’t work feel free to contact us for further assistance.

How do I use my free downloads?

First unzip the downloaded folder to access your PNG file. Open your PNG file with whatever design printing software you are comfortable with for your sublimation printing. Programs may include Photoshop, Illustrator, Corel Draw, Silhouette Studio, Cricut Design Space, any program where you can edit and print graphic files.

If you would like some great easy to follow tutorials and design ideas for your programs check out Design School by Design Bundles.

Can I use the free downloads in my business?

All of own designs are free for PERSONAL USE ONLY. If you have a small business and would like to use our designs to grow your product catalogue please purchase a Commercial License.

Can I share your designs?

Digital files, in whole or part are not allowed to be resold or given away for free. If you have a website where you share free designs and would like to share anything on this website with your tribe, please feel free to link to our website, and let us know so we can promote you also!

Digital files are NOT to be shared, please feel free to share our website via social media links to other crafters you think would like them.

We would love to see what you have created with our designs. Feel free to share with us your creations using #freeSublimationdesigns.

Please contact us if you have any issues and we will assist as best we can.