Category Archives: Tips

Color Separation Software – Feburary 2011 Printwear Article

Color Separation Software – Feburary 2011 Printwear Article Be sure and read Steve’s article from February 2011’s Printwear Magazine. It explains some of the general benefits and features of separation software for both Photoshop and CorelDRAW. Look for this cover or Read it here!...

Myth: Screen Printing Requires Super High Resolution Files

Myth #1. "Raster or bitmap graphics have to be super high resolution for any kind of printing including screen printing" Nope! When I did color separations for Burton Snowboards in Burlington, VT we used 25 lpi for a bunch of reasons. One of which was we needed to “embrace the...

Curvy Contrast

As experienced screen print artists we tend to appreciate artwork that is overly contrasted. By looking at it I know if the lights are open enough to not clog a screen too much, or closed enough to know that it will lay down enough ink to translate the artists original...