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How to screen print (from scratch) by Boom Done Shop

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The first and no doubt what will be one of the most read guest blog posts comes from Boom Done Shop. It's a great blog to read if you're starting out and want to get set up without spending a small fortune! Boom Done Shop: I didn't go to fashion college, I woke up one morning and decided I was going to do this. If you want to learn how to screen print too, this guide will help you get started and dodge some pitfalls. In a sentence, screen printing is creating an image on a surface by pressing ink...

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Step Test: Finding your exposure time

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Step Test: Finding your exposure time Exposing screens using Photo Emulsion can be tough, every set up is different and it's easy to miss something. Doing a step test and by checking the key points below, you'll find your perfect exposure time, for your set up, your environment and the equipment you have. Key points to check: - Transparencies. Hold it up to a light, it if it not blocking it, it won't work. Read our guide to making great art work for transparencies. - The transparency is flat and tight to the screen. Foam one side, thin glass the...

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