4 Steps to Consistently Reclaim Screens  | Screenprinting.com

4 Steps to Consistently Reclaim Screens

Jacelyn Wedman
Reclaiming screens has to be one of the most tedious parts of screen printing. Who hasn’t procrastinated and left screens sitting by the washout booth without reclaiming them? With the right cleaners and good habits, your reclaim process can be super easy.
4 Steps to Consistently Reclaim Screens  | Screenprinting.com

4 Steps to Consistently Reclaim Screens

Jacelyn Wedman
Reclaiming screens has to be one of the most tedious parts of screen printing. Who hasn’t procrastinated and left screens sitting by the washout booth without reclaiming them? With the right cleaners and good habits, your reclaim process can be super easy.
How to Use Photo Compositing to Make a Template in Procreate  | Screenprinting.com

How to Use Photo Compositing to Make a Template in Procreate

Jacelyn Wedman
The dreaded blank document. All that white space, waiting to be filled with all those ideas floating in your head. But where do you even begin? To make those ideas a reality, give photo compositing a try. Golden Press Studio’s Art Director Cory Romeiser walks you through the process of choosing and layering elements from photos to create an original design in Procreate.
How to Screen Print a Vintage Look  | Screenprinting.com

How to Screen Print a Vintage Look

Jacelyn Wedman

Vintage prints have been a popular design choice for a long time. You can create a vintage print by taking a design and deliberately making that design look lighter on the garment so that the shirt color is influencing it but it also looks aged and worn. Want to learn how? Print expert Josh Wells walks you through the process.

Preparing Art and Screen Printing CMYK with Water-Based Inks  | Screenprinting.com

Preparing Art and Screen Printing CMYK with Water-Based Inks

Jacelyn Wedman
Have you ever wanted to screen print CMYK, but didn't know where to start? Here's a crash course. In the video, print expert Colin Huggins shows you how to do CMYK color separation in Photoshop and how to screen print a photo in CMYK using water-based inks.
How to Sign Up for ScreenPrinting.com's Rewards Program and Use Discounts on Orders  | Screenprinting.com

How to Sign Up for ScreenPrinting.com's Rewards Program and Use Discounts on Orders

Jacelyn Wedman
It’s common knowledge that joining reward programs helps you get steals on products you use all the time. Creating an account on ScreenPrinting.com works the same way. Let’s walk through the reasons to make an account, how to create it, and what you’ll get out of it. 
Building A Great Team Can Build A Greater Community  | Screenprinting.com

Building A Great Team Can Build A Greater Community

Jacelyn Wedman
Ryonet believes in not only powering the print community, but enhancing the culture of everyone around us. That includes our team. We believe that everyone deserves to have a fulfilling job, no matter who they are. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for people from all walks of life. 
3 Simple Shortcuts That'll Speed Up Designing in Illustrator  | Screenprinting.com

3 Simple Shortcuts That'll Speed Up Designing in Adobe® Illustrator

Jacelyn Wedman
Learning to design screen printing art in Adobe® Illustrator can take some time and practice. Clicking multiple buttons for one action—especially one you use all the time—can become tedious and tiring. Have you ever wanted to be able to just press one key to complete an action? Golden Press Studio’s art director Cory Romeiser has you covered. In this video, he shows you how to create one hotkey and two actions that speed up your screen printing design workflow.
Looking For A Tax Break? Section 179 May Be The Answer  | Screenprinting.com

Looking For A Tax Break? Section 179 May Be The Answer

Sage Larson
No one likes paying taxes, right? Section 179, a piece of legislation aimed at assisting small to medium-sized businesses, is a great way to limit tax liability this year. Today’s short post will explain how Section 179 works for screen printers and how a screen printing shop can take advantage of this helpful deduction!
Best Practices for Screen Printing Water-Based Ink on Black Posters  | Screenprinting.com

Best Practices for Screen Printing Water-Based Ink on Black Posters

Jacelyn Wedman
Printing posters are a great way to test out prints and get your work past the t-shirt industry. With the proper technique and a little bit of patience, you can print great looking posters without needing an advanced print shop setup. Cory Romeiser, art director at Golden Press Studio, decided to dip his toes into poster printing. He printed a two-color design on black poster (something he’s never done before). 
What is Color Shift and Why Does it Change the Color of Inks?  | Screenprinting.com

What is Color Shift and Why Does it Change the Color of Inks?

Jacelyn Wedman

Have you ever printed a color, checked the print, and noticed it turned out different than you expected? That is called color shift. It will happen with every ink you print. Depending on a few key factors, you can end up with one color looking completely different than you anticipated.

Let's look at the different variables at play and show you how to make adjustments to deal with color shift both before you print and on press.

How to Start DIY Screen Printing T-Shirts at Home  | Screenprinting.com

How to Start DIY Screen Printing T-Shirts at Home

Jacelyn Wedman
Have you ever wondered about screen printing t-shirts at home but didn't know how? Look no further! To get into DIY screen printing, all you’ll need are a few basic supplies and a passion for the craft. Amanda Dunigan, owner of Salt & Pine Co., started screen printing with a DIY press she built from 2X4s. For others looking to jump into the craft, Amanda has shared how you can start DIY screen printing t-shirts at home in her new ebook. 
How Pigskins & Pigtails uses Screen Printing to Support Local Businesses  | Screenprinting.com

How Pigskins & Pigtails uses Screen Printing to Support Local Businesses

Jacelyn Wedman
Supporting local businesses has never been more important. The mom-and-pop shops are what keep our communities alive. There are plenty of ways to support local businesses: buying from them, following them on social media, and promoting them. Screen printers have a unique opportunity to support these small businesses with their own creativity. That’s exactly what Jennifer Sanderson of Pigskins & Pigtails did. She created tote bags for a local event to show her support and encourage others to support locally-owned businesses. 
4 Things to Keep In Mind When Emulsion and Emulsion Removers Freeze  | Screenprinting.com

4 Things to Keep In Mind When Emulsion and Emulsion Removers Freeze

Colin Huggins
Both emulsion and emulsion removers can and will freeze. Most emulsions are not freeze/thaw stable. Depending on the emulsion's chemistry, you can see a number of different results when opening the container. Ross Balfour of Saati shared four facts you need to know about emulsion in the winter.