The Digital Academy Introduction to Vehicle Wrapping and Vinyl Application Workshop * SOLD OUT *

Who's the course for?

Commercial printers new to the Sign & Display market wanting to give consideration as to the suitability of vehicle wrapping for their business and a basic understanding of all types of vinyl application. This workshop can then lead into another on the complete subject of vehicle wrapping.

Course Syllabus

Is wrapping right for my business?

What is wrapping? 

  • An introduction into the basic principles of wrapping, the materials used and the skills that are going to be required to complete a wrap job.

What do I need to start wrapping?

  • Talking about what environment we need to wrap in.
  • Tools we require.

Where to start?

  • Cleaning
  • Part removal
  • Laying out
  • Fitting
  • Stretching/heating
    Finishing

What types of job/markets are available?

Examples of different jobs and the pros and cons of each , looking at vehicle wraps , both domestic cars and commercial vehicles, and other areas that you may not of thought of like domestic appliances, kitchen cupboards, laptops and vending machines; hands on session on these areas

Commercial Wraps

  • Designing advertising wraps
  • Materials available
  • Fitting styles / levels of detail required
  • Colour change    

Domestic Wraps

  • Designing
  • Materials available
  • Fitting styles / levels of detail required
  • Carbon fibre etc
Pricing   
  • What prices should I be charging? And why?
Workshop session
  • Hands on
  • Basic applications
  • Curves
  • Recesses
  • Squeegee techniques
  • Heating/stretching
  • Finishing
  • Post heating         

Review and discussion on the merits for your business leading  onto workshop on vehicle wrapping

Location & Booking

The Digital Academy Coalville, Leicestershire.

7th September 2017 | 10am to 4pm

To book yourself onto the course, fill out the form below.

Tutor Profile

Paul Hughes is a Signmaker with 16 years experience running his own Signmaking business. In addition he is an author on the subject and has been presenting the successful Signmaker’s Workshop at the Sign & Digital UK for the past four years.

£125/per person Includes lunch & all course materials
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