Printavo | Is This The Next Step In Screen Printing?  | Screenprinting.com

Printavo | Is This The Next Step In Screen Printing?

Josh Valencia
In this video from Printavo, we learn about a cool new product from MHM screen printing. This product uses a robot to help take shirts off the platen (the flat plate where shirts are placed for printing). This new tool can make screen printing faster and easier.
Spot Color Separation Techniques in Adobe Illustrator  | Screenprinting.com

Spot Color Separation Techniques in Adobe Illustrator

Josh Valencia
If you're into screen printing, you know that getting your colors right is key. One of the most common questions is how to color separate a design in Adobe Illustrator. Don’t worry! It’s easier than you think, especially when using spot colors. Let’s dive into the basics and learn how to make your designs print-ready.
How the Spyder II is Transforming Screen Printing Businesses  | Screenprinting.com

How the Spyder II is Transforming Screen Printing Businesses

Josh Valencia
Interested in how to make your screen printing business faster and more efficient? Meet the Spyder II from EXILE Technologies, a game-changing computer-to-screen system that can transform the way you create prints.
Equipment Loan vs. Equipment Lease: What Makes Sense For A Screen Printer?  | Screenprinting.com

Equipment Loan vs. Equipment Lease: What Makes Sense For A Screen Printer?

Ronald Peters
Equipment financing can equip your business for success by keeping working capital in your hands. Paying cash for a piece of machinery requires paying in full before the machinery is productive and able to contribute to your revenue.
Learn To ROQ - Intro To Automation Workshop  | Screenprinting.com

Learn To ROQ - Intro To Automation Workshop

Josh Valencia
We have teamed up with ROQ & MADE LAB To bring you a 2 day workshop designed to take your screen printing to the next level.

Join us at the Learn to ROQ workshop, happening June 7th and 8th at RYONET HQ in Vancouver, Washington! Perfect for manual print shops curious about automation, new operators, and startups ready to dive into automation.
Tips and Tricks for Using a Water-Based Pallet Adhesive  | Screenprinting.com

Tips and Tricks for Using a Water-Based Pallet Adhesive

Josh Valencia
Decided you're ready to kick the aerosol can? Don't blame you. Who wants to inhale chemicals from a spray adhesive? Plus, a spray adhesive gets everywhere — you, your glasses (if you wear them), your press, the ground. Spray adhesive is just not worth it. If you're ready to make a switch, learn the ins and outs of using a  water-based pallet adhesive
Interested in an Automatic Press? Here Are 3 Factors to Consider  | Screenprinting.com

Interested in an Automatic Press? Here Are 3 Factors to Consider

Josh Valencia
So you’re ready for an automatic press. You’ve outgrown your current manual press and are ready to upgrade. Congratulations! Now comes the exciting part: choosing an automatic press to upgrade your shop. How do you know which type of automatic press is best for you? What do you look for when shopping for an auto? Here’s a crash course in choosing the best automatic screen printing machine for your shop.
Distressed Print with Wilflex Epic Rio RFU and the ROQ Automatic Press  | Screenprinting.com

Distressed Print with Wilflex Epic Rio RFU and the ROQ Automatic Press

Josh Valencia
Whether you're wanting a distressed style print for fun or professionally, Colin takes us through what you need to know! In this video you'll find great tips on distressed printing using the ROQ Next Automatic Screen Printing Press and Wilflex Epic Rio RFU inks. Colin breaks down some fundamentals in ink selection, mesh, squeegee pressure/angle and some techniques for getting that sweet vintage look on an auto press.  
Screen Printing Insights from Shirt Show with We Make Shirts  | Screenprinting.com

Screen Printing Insights from Shirt Show with We Make Shirts

Josh Valencia
Check out Episode 194 of "Shirt Show" for an in-depth conversation with Jon from "We Make Shirts." As a trailblazer in the Wisconsin screen printing landscape, Jon's knack for innovation and community connection offers a goldmine of insights.
Should You Buy a New or Used Automatic Screen Printing Press?  | Screenprinting.com

Should You Buy a New or Used Automatic Screen Printing Press?

Jacelyn Wedman
Once you decide you want to go auto, you’re just reaching the tip of the iceberg. Now you need to decide how large a press you want, which brand to go with, and whether to buy new or used. A new machine will come to you under warranty, but a used machine will allow you to make your budget go further. So which should you choose? Here’s everything you’ll need to know to make that decision. 
How Do You Know it's Time to Upgrade to an Automatic Screen Printing Press?  | Screenprinting.com

How Do You Know it's Time to Upgrade to an Automatic Screen Printing Press?

Jacelyn Wedman
Should you screen print on a manual or automatic press? That’s the million-dollar question. Some printers swear by a manual press, while others have goals to jump to automation as soon as possible. So when do you know it’s time to upgrade to an automatic screen printing press? Here are three questions to ask yourself before you make the jump to a new press.
4 Steps to Prepare Your Screen Print Shop for a Severe Storm  | Screenprinting.com

4 Steps to Prepare Your Screen Print Shop for a Severe Storm

Jacelyn Wedman
It’s summer storm season again. You know what that means: natural disasters and storms that can impact your business. What should you do to prepare for a severe storm and protect your print shop? Here are six tips for prepping before a storm and what to do if your shop does get damaged.