Tag: printing

Printing with a Screen

Once your screen is made, you’re ready to print. Gather some supplies and check out the video for step-by-step instructions. Supplies: Screen Squeegee Fabric Screen printing ink (available at most local art stores or online); make sure it is appropriate to the kind of fabric you are printing on. Padded table Flat pins or t-pins […]

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Apply Powdered Dye with a Spray Bottle for Vibrant Colors

To see more of this technique and learn a few others, click here to take my online class. Why it’s awesome: This super easy technique creates stunning streaks of color on your fabric, with very little effort. This technique is hard to repeat but it’s so fun that you’ll want to experiment rather than recreate, anyway. But, […]

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Applying Discharge Paste to Fabric to Remove Color

To see this entire video and learn more about printing on fabric check out my online course.  Follow this link and get 50% off the list price. What it does: Removes color from natural fiber (protein or cellulose) fabric. Why it’s used: The paste is thicker than bleach and therefore easier to control to create […]

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Making A Screen For Printing

Before you can screen print you need to make a screen. The first step in that process is to stretch screen-printing fabric over a wooden frame. Next, you’ll waterproof the screen using duct tape so that it can be used repeatedly. Supplies: Wooden stretcher bars- often used to stretch canvases for painting Screen printing mesh […]

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Screen Printing Made Easy

Click here to get a 50% discount on this course. Learn the skills needed to create a screen using one of your designs and then print it onto t-shirts or fabric at home, without the need for a dark room. Master Screen-Printing Techniques and Turn Your Original Designs Into Money Making T-shirts. ·      Learn how […]

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