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15 Essential Artwork Terms to Understand That Are Specific to the Screen Printing Industry

    15 Essential Artwork Terms to Understand That Are Specific to the Screen Printing Industry Artwork in the screen printing industry is also defined as “screen art”. Screen art is created and set up for the screen printing process. In a future post, I will write the process in order to set up your […]

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5 Fabrics Low Temperature Ink Adheres to…

5 Fabrics Low Cure Ink Adheres to… (NEW Screen Prints Below!) Low temperature ink cures at a 240 degrees Fahrenheit to 260 degrees Fahrenheit depending on the garment you are printing on without a catalyst. Lowering the dryer temperature enables you to screen print on all fabrics from polypropylene and nylon to cotton and 50%/50% […]

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5 steps for prepping a screen

5 Steps for Prepping a Screen Background: Prepping a screen involves several variables from selecting the proper mesh count and mesh thread diameter to choosing the right screen tension.. Follow these five steps to guarantee quality, industry level results every time. Step 1: Proper Mesh Count The proper mesh count is determined by the garment […]

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Top 5 Photos of Low Temperature Ink Curing on Different Fabrics!

Low Cure Ink… Solutions to your screen printing problems are here with low temperature ink! All you have to do is lower the temperature of your dryer. This will enable you to screen print on all fabrics without a catalyst. The result is a bright, durable, and beautiful print. Top 5 Prints… 1. Covers fibers […]

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Do It Yourself- Fusion Bond 4 Color Process Transfer

All decorators struggle with jobs that contain a variety of print colors in small quantities. 4 Color Process Fusion Bond Transfers are the answer. Not direct to garment printers! Process: Fusion Bond transfers are printed out of a Ricoh printer onto special clear film.  The under base positive is printed out of the same Ricoh […]

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25 Promotional Products to Add for Back-to-School

25 Promotional Products to Add for Back-to-School Needs Adding promotional back-to-school products is an excellent idea, as this will allow customers to shop at one location for all of their needs. From sports teams to pep rallies the demand for products with their school mascot or logo on the items is there. Now is the […]

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Guidelines for Selecting the Proper Mesh Count

  Guidelines for Selecting the Proper Mesh Count Background: Deciding the proper screen mesh count can be a puzzling task especially if you are new to the screen printing industry, but we have made this guide to help. Selecting the proper mesh is determined by the amount of screen printing ink deposited, the thickness of […]

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Squeegee 101

Background: Squeegee is a tool with a flat, smooth rubber blade utilized to push screen printing ink through the mesh onto the garment you are printing on. Squeegee’s can control the release rate, remove excess ink, and shear the ink. This tool is essential for sharp print edges. Tips: 1. Maintenance: The wrong squeegee or […]

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9 Tips for Screen Printing with Fusion 180

9 Tips for Screen Printing with Low Temperature Ink Solutions to all of your screen printing problems are here now that we developed Fusion 180° low cure temperature ink, as you will now only need one formula to screen print on all fabrics. Listed are our nine tips for screen printing with our all in […]

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5 New Videos Portraying Different Fabrics Low Temperature Ink Adheres to

5 New Videos Portraying Different Fabrics Low Temperature Ink Adheres to Low temperature ink blocks dye migration 50% polyester, 50% cotton sweatshirts. Read ‘5 Step Guide for Printing on 50/50 Sweatshirts’  2. 4 Tips for Preventing Scorching: Low temperature ink prevents rayon within tri-blend fabrics from burning. Every screen printer knows that screen-printing requires heat […]

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