Screen Printing At Home

Author: Karen Lewis
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 1446363902
Size: 74.18 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Do you love the idea of printing your own fabrics at home but don't know where to start? This comprehensive guide to screen printing shows you just how easy it is to create beautiful, hand printed fabrics at your kitchen table. Screen printing expert, Karen Lewis, demonstrates two screen printing techniques - stencilling and screen filler - and how they can be used to create stunning, professional results with basic, inexpensive equipment. Both techniques are explained using step-by-step text and photography. Karen also explains how to create simple sewn projects from your hand printed fabrics. The sewing patterns include an apron, tote bag and tea cosy, as well as ideas for how to print on ready made items such as tea towels to make fantastic gifts for friends and family.

Diy Screenprinting

Author: John Isaacson
Publisher: Microcosm Publishing
ISBN: 1621064891
Size: 58.55 MB
Format: PDF
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A fascinating graphic novel that details the art and science of screen printing. John Isaacson's clear line drawings demonstrate the whole process of creating and selling a silk screened t-shirt. His unique approach walks you through inception to printed t-shirts to working in a print shop to understanding line screens, to hawking your printed wares on the street! How to build a screen, burn an image, test how things are going, pull ink, wash out screens, know what screen mesh to use, and creative ideas. It's a true joy to see the exaggerated illustrations while learning such a useful and practical craft. How to turn your home into a t-shirt factory! Essential for people who don't know how to screen print or those a bit rusty.

Simple Screenprinting

Author: Annie Stromquist
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579906641
Size: 42.44 MB
Format: PDF
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Contains a guide to screenprinting, with information on getting started with the basics, equipment, technique, and includes ideas for creative projects such as decorated bags, greeting cards, yard signs, and publicity posters.

Start Your Own Screen Printing Business

Author: Charese Mongiello
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595715729
Size: 12.25 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Start Your Own Screen-Printing Business provides the mentorship for both beginning and experienced entrepreneurs to obtain a solid step-by-step education on how to silk screen, sell the finished products, utilize available resources, and purchase the best equipment. In conjunction with their family's company, Charese and Anthony Mongiello have relied on their more than twenty years of experience to help more than six thousand people launch and successfully operate their own T-shirt print shops. Together, the Mongiellos show you how much fun and easy it is to print T-shirts and make money doing it. The Mongiellos leave no stone unturned as their professional guidance teaches: Profit expectations from immediate to long-range Sales and marketing techniques specifically tailored for a silk-screening business Basic materials needed The ins and outs of the printing process Procedures on burning a silk screen and obtaining artwork Uses of the leading types of inks Silk-screening has quickly become a multi-billion-dollar industry in the past few years. Potential business owners will appreciate the expert leadership provided by the Mongiellos as they gain extensive knowledge about the silk-screening business and the lucrative opportunities it offers!

A History Of Screen Printing

Author: Guido Lengwiler
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780944094747
Size: 71.95 MB
Format: PDF
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"This book recounts the forgotten history of screen printing in the first half of the 20th century. Developments since World War II are amply documented in the professional literature."--P. 1.

Printing By Hand

Author: Lena Corwin
Publisher: Stewart, Tabori and Chang
ISBN: 9781584796725
Size: 24.77 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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A talented designer explains how to create a wide variety of unusual and innovative hand-printed fabrics, furnishings, accessories, and paper crafts by using stencils, master stamps, and screen printing, using step-by-step instructions to teach crafters the fundamentals of hand printing and offering an array of ingenious projects, from screen-printed bed linens to stationery.

Screen Printing Today

Author: Andy Macdougall
Publisher: St Media Group International
ISBN: 9780944094617
Size: 54.26 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This brand-new instructional book by a regular Screen Printing contributor, and Academy of Screen Printing Technology member, is the absolute latest, clearest, and most practical guide to screen printing available anywhere. Modern applications and methods, new technology, and valuable production tips are combined in an easy-to-understand format. Hundreds of color photos demonstrate everything from creating art and films, through screen and stencil making, ink use, and print production. Additional chapters cover waterbased ink printing, low-tox innovations, process color and fine detail printing, split fountain blends, and economic alternatives for those on limited budgets. This book will help beginners and experienced screen printers alike, to improve their efficiency, quality and cost controls. Included are plans for an easy-to-construct vacuum press, T-shirt jig, and exposing system. This is how screen printing is done today. - Publisher.