Author Archives: The Button Guy

Mylar or no mylar?

  Photo above: White People Power Press button is using standard mylar, Yellow People Power Press button is using lamination, Purple People Power Press button is using a thicker paper with no mylar at all. Shiny buttons is with using … Continue reading

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Making buttons with the Flex1000 Hand Press

Hi Button Guy, We purchased the Flex1000 press and finally had some time to try out making buttons.  We started with 2.25″.  The press we have is somewhat different than the one in the videos Our best button was one that sort … Continue reading

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Printing on Dura-Lar

I just love the principal behind those New Year buttons  (buttons by people power press)– I think I understand – print on the transfer, instead of a printed button template, cut out a gift wrap or even a Christmas Card … Continue reading

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….i’m back

Oh, I know I’ve been gone for so long. But guess what,  I’m back and ready to answer all the questions that may be floating around in your heads! I’ll start with an email I recently received regarding machine maintenance. Hello, These … Continue reading

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