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Screenprinting: Why Does Plastisol Ink Wash Off A White Under Base In Laundry?

Here’s a screenprinting educational video about why plastisol inks can sometimes fail to bond to a white under base. This type of situation could occur anytime you are over printing plastisol ink onto plastisol ink that has been flash cured … Continue reading

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Screen Printing: Why Does Plastisol Ink “Dry” And Clog The Stencil On Press?

Here’s a screenprinting educational video about why plastisol inks can sometimes appear to “dry” on screen while you are printing tee shirts. This is a very common question I get asked so I figured I would make a series of … Continue reading

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Affordable 15×15 Clamshell Heat Transfer Press

If you’re looking for an affordable heat press that is reliable and durable, then look no further. These are Chinese imports from RiCOMA that I have been selling for almost 9 years. I have never had a return or warranty … Continue reading

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Screen Printing: Fun Experimental 3 Color Halftone On Black T-Shirts

This is a fun experimental video using art from Mike Wrigley of Nameless City Apparel. He is a screen printing artist in the UK. He set up this very detailed 3 color halftone for dark garments. He specializes in horror … Continue reading

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Screenprinting Tee Shirts: Bella Canvas Freebie Test Printing Comparisons

This is another educational screen printing video about doing some test prints on the Bella Canvas shirts that were donated to us to give away. I had editing issues with this video and I had to do the editing twice. … Continue reading

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Screenprinting Tee Shirts: Mesh Prep, Coating Screens & Behind The Scenes

This is another educational screen printing video about screen printing T-Shirts. In this video you get to follow along as I mesh prep some screens and get them ready to coat with emulsion. It’s another lose vlog style video that … Continue reading

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Screenprinting Tee Shirts: How To Use Screen Opener For Clogs On Press

This is another tutorial video I made so you can easily access this information. I covered this topic in the past and we even did a recent video on aerosols which included screen openers. But this is a much shorter … Continue reading

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Screenprinting Tee Shirts: What is “Sawtoothing” And How To Prevent It

Here’s another educational screen printing video about poor print resolution caused by emulsion’s inability to bridge the grid pattern of the screen mesh. This is often called “sawtoothing.” Most of the time we see this on 110 mesh counts and … Continue reading

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How To Create Screen Printing Artwork With Vector Clip Art, Shapes & Fonts

I apologize for the minor audio glitches in this one. I simply could not figure out what caused those and I was unable to re-shoot. It may have been the way I had to do this one. I’ll work on … Continue reading

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Screen Printing Equipment And Supplies Check List

Okay so I finally put together a comprehensive list of items needed to screen print tee shirts. I always get asked about this and people will throw out a very vague question like, “what all do I need to screen … Continue reading

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