Posts Tagged: screen printing
An introduction to Screen Printing
Posted July 28, 2014 by Thomas J. Hughes & filed under Tutorial.
Screen printing is just one of many services we offer. As well as t-shirts, the screen printing process is also ideal for producing personalised hoodies and tote bags. But how exactly does it work? As the name suggests, an important part of this particular process is the screen itself. This is basically a polyester woven…Read More
We Can Source All sorts of Garments for Screen Printing, DTG, Embroidery and Transfer Printing!
Are you looking for an unusual garment to custom print, and can’t seem find what you’re after? Just because it’s not visible on our website doesn’t mean we don’t stock it…
The T-shirt Screen Printing Process – Start To Finish
Posted January 16, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes.
We are big on t-shirt screen printing here at Icon Printing. If you are after long lasting, super durable print results – this is the print method to go for. Here is a behind the scenes peek into what happens when we screen print your t-shirts… 1. Preparing your artwork… We normally require a vector…Read More
6 of the Best 1 Colour Screen Printed T-shirt Designs
Posted November 8, 2012 by Alex Econs & filed under Tips and Tricks.
Screen Printed t-shirts is our most popular request here at Icon Printing. Not only are the results long lasting, screen printing is also the most cost effect way of printing large quantity of garments. We’ve selected a few examples of great 1 colour screen printed t-shirts. This is to illustrate how easy it is to…Read More
Screen Printing OR Direct to Garment Printing?
Posted November 2, 2012 by Alex Econs & filed under Tips and Tricks.
Here at Icon Printing, we offer four clothing customisation methods; Digital Direct to Garment printing, Screen Printing, Embroidery and Transfer Printing. Our two most popular t-shirt printing methods are screen printing and direct to garment (also known as DTG) printing. This is because the overall finish and print outcome is similar – but technically, they…Read More
What is the best t-shirt for printing on a budget?
Posted September 12, 2012 by Alex Econs & filed under Tips and Tricks.
We often get asked which t-shirt gives the best print results. If we were to recommend just one from the vast range we stock, we’d go for the GILDAN Softstyle Adult Ringspun T-Shirt (GD001). Here’s why… PRICE – It’s the cheapest t-shirt we stock. They’re so reasonable and great value for money, price per unit…Read More
5 Points to Follow When Creating Your Own Clothing Label
Posted June 22, 2012 by Alex Econs & filed under Tips and Tricks.
1. Gather Inspiration, Brainstorm and Create a Brand Identity. One of the first steps to go thorough when starting a business selling t-shirts, hats, tote bags, or any other item, is deciding what you’re going to be printing on these garments. Don’t rush into it, take some time gathering inspiration from all over. In order…Read More
5 Tips on Designing Artwork for Screen Printing…
Here are a few important pointers on what not to do when creating your artwork. By following these guidelines it will maximise the quality of your screen printed garment. 1. Web Images Using images from the web can be handy, but note that most of the time these images are very small and set to…Read More
Screen and DTG Printed Tote Bags
Here at Icon Printing we print onto all sorts, hoodies, all kinds of T-shirts, caps…the list goes on. You can view our full range of printable items here. However, one of our most popular garments we find our customers go for, is the tote bag. These make excellent canvases for almost any kind of design…Read More
An Alternative Print Technique by TUGBOAT
Posted April 14, 2012 by Alex Econs & filed under Designer Profile.
Here at Icon Printing, we’re always on the look out for creatives who appreciate the world of printing and print making as much as we do. Our expertise is in screen printing, direct to garment, transfer and digital embroidery. What’s great about this industry, is that there are a number of ways to transfer image…Read More
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