Printing Method: Embroidery Vs Screen Printing

Screen printing has become a standard for apparel printing, with most graphic tees sold at major retailers having been screen printed. Its main purpose is to make garments bold and inexpensive, and it involves creating mesh stencils for each color. These stencils are lined up and printed on a test sheet to ensure color placement …

The Basics of Textile Printing

The process of screen printing involves applying an ink-filled mesh onto an item using a squeegee. The ink is applied to the item starting at the bottom of the screen, working upward. A flood bar is used to push ink across the mesh, while a squeegee is used to distribute the ink evenly across the …