About this Event
DMS Committees Screen Printing Boot Camp
Let your Committee REPRESENT! Learn how to make and print textiles like t-shirts, aprons and totes for your committee members either for purchase or as service awards.
This workshop is open to DMS Committee Leadership and or selected representatives and is a combination crash course of 3 screen printing classes. (screen basics, t-shirts and totes, making and exposing photostencil screens)
Each committee will only need to register 1 person for the class. Instructor will be emailing that individual to match name to committee and to get the 2nd representatives information during the registration process for tracking purposes.
Attendees to the workshop will need to bring black and white artwork (NO GRAYSCALE) sized to fit on standard copy paper 8.5x11 inches.
** note the DMS logo needs to be included in your design or “at the Dallas Makerspace”
and 10 items to print (t-shirts , totes, aprons)
Topics covered in the Bootcamp
** materials sourcing and how to price – t-shirts , totes, poster blanks
** making and exposing a photostencil screen for single color printing.
** set up and use of the Blue 4 color screen press for single color printing
** ink clean up and screen reclamation
questions??? email [email protected]
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### Materials fees will cover your committees screen, vellum for artwork, emulsion and Plastisol ink to print 10 items.
Committee attendees will need to bring items they are printing for the class
Special Considerations and Warnings
wear comfortable shoes and clothes you won't mind getting INKY.
we will be doing a lot of standing.
this will be a looooooooong day. bring snacks
questions?? email [email protected]
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