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The darkroom creates the foundation for screen printing. You need to LAY down a good BASE of emulsion that's been correctly exposed to build a solid print. The most notable feature of the line is the series of emulsions.
Different mesh counts are used for different applications in the screen printing process. What is mesh count? Well, mesh count is a measure of how many threads of polyester (used to be silk, centuries ago, hence ‘silkscreening’) cross each other per square inch of the screen. For example, a 110 mesh screen would have 110 threads crossing per square inch. The higher the mesh count, the finer the holes are in the screen.
Coating screens with emulsion when you are first beginning your screen printing journey can be difficult and frustrating. Here, Ryan takes us through the 5 most common mistakes beginners make and how to fix them. At Ryonet we love to educate first. With classes across the U.S., online design courses and thousands of how-to videos; […]
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