with Nicky & Stu Alden
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Screen Printing 101

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Overview

Get off the computer and get your hands dirty! Graphic designers Stu and Nicky Alden walk you through screen-printing basics in this introductory series. Read the class materials for step-by-step instructions on how to expose screens and create prints at home. For more in-depth guidance and hands-on experience, we suggest attending a local class or workshop after watching the class.

Details

  • beginner
  • 11 episodes
  • 37m

Included in this Class

1. Basics of Screen Printing
2m

1. Basics of Screen Printing

Get started as Stu and Nicky go over the basic screen printing process.

2. Designing for Screen Printing
5m

2. Designing for Screen Printing

Learn best practices for strong design and get tips for creating artwork digitally or by hand. You'll understand when to include registration marks for clean, crisp designs.

3. Screens
8m

3. Screens

Find out how to choose the right type of screen for your project. Then see how to coat, expose, and wash out your screens before it's time to print.

1. Basics of Screen Printing

1. Basics of Screen Printing

2. Designing for Screen Printing

2. Designing for Screen Printing

3. Screens

3. Screens

4. Printing on Fabric

4. Printing on Fabric

5. Printing on Paper

5. Printing on Paper

6. Reclaiming Screens

6. Reclaiming Screens

7. Embrace the Charm

7. Embrace the Charm

8. Art Influences

8. Art Influences

9. Posters

9. Posters

10. For the Love of Teaching

10. For the Love of Teaching

11. Where It Can Take You

11. Where It Can Take You

Recommended with this class

    • Paper stencil
    • Transparency
    • Screen
    • Photo emulsion
    • Squeegee
    • Screen printing ink
    • Screen filler
    • Light source and dark space