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Screen printing resources and tutorials
Success in creating your own t-shirts or screen printed items can depend a lot on getting the details just right. The following resources looks at the different techniques available in designing and creating memorable t-shirts, that you can be proud of.
This is a great walk through on silkscreen preparation and printing for t-shirts and posters. If there is resource you want to save (besides Screensilk.com), it is this one.
This tutorial deals with printing up low cost t-shirts with stencils using paint. There are many ways to print stencils up on shirts, silk screens etc, but this is the cheapest and easiest.
Another great tutorial for creating your own t-shirts.
This tutorial looks at a cheap alternative to traditional screen printing. A great tutorial for learning the basics of screen printing
How to reuse old picture frames and curtains to make screens, burn them in the sun, and clean them with a garden hose.
Online discussion forum for the t-shirt industry. You can learn more about starting a t-shirt business, share tips and experiences,, get help from your peers, as well as network with others.
This online demonstration will show you one method of silk screening onto silk. This method is used to screen print gutta resist onto the silk to prepare it for painting. This way it is faster and easier to reproduce multiple original wall hangings or scarves.
Geared towards screen printing with the Speedball products, this set of instructions is very thorough in covering all aspects of screen printing techniques and troubleshooting.
How to Make Hand-Drawn Positives for Multiple-Color Silk Screen Printing
A quick explanation of color separations.