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Screenprinting : the ultimate studio guide, from sketchbook to squeegee / Print Club London.

Additional Title(s):


First edition.
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, [2018]
Physical Description:
281 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Reference Library
NE2236 .P75 2018 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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"First published in the United Kingdom in 2017 by Thames & Hudson Ltd., London"--Title page verso.
Presents an introduction to screenprinting, describing equipment, materials, and the basic steps of printing on paper and t-shirts, and profiles some of the well-known graphic artists and printmakers working in the medium.
Subject Terms:
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Printmaking & Stamping.
Screen process printing.
Screen process printing.
Serigraphy -- Technique.
Serigraphy -- Technique.

  • Introduction. Marco Lawrene: A short history
  • Equipment
  • Materials. Paper ; Textiles
  • Artworking your design. Rose Stallard: Artworking your design ; Analogue artworking ; Digital separations
  • The basics of printing on paper. Finalizing your positives ; Setting up your screen ; Colour mixing ; Registration and screen set-up ; Printing part1: Flooding, pulling and lots of scrap paper ; Printing part 2: The good paper ; Printing part 3: Registering your second layer ; Printing part 4: The clean-up ; Printing mistakes
  • The basics of printing on T-shirts. Preparing your screen and registration ; Printing your T-shirt ; Curing your T-shirt ; Printing mistakes
  • Artist spotlight. Augustine and Bridgland: Monoprinting ; Ben Eine: Stencil ; Ben Rider: Hand-made positives ; Cassandra Yap: Gold-foiling ; Kate Gibb: Collage ; Matthew Green: Halftone ; M.O.L.: Colour blend ; Ornamental conifer: Sign-painting positives ; Rob Ryan: Papercuts ; Steve Wilson: Colour overlays ; Susie Wright: Hand-drawn positives ; Thomas Whitcombe: Photo to CMYK
  • Printing outside the box. Bob Gill: Hand-finished with watercolur ; Caspar Williamson: Glow in the dark ; Joe Cruz: Hand-finished with pastel ; The Soft City: Printing on books ; Guy Gatier: Printing on glass ; Lovenskate: Skateboard printing ; Pure Evil: Finishing touches ; Donk: Paste-up
  • Making it. Anthony Peters: Screenprinting in the 21st century ; Dave Buonaguidi: Making money ; Lucille Clerc: Your presence on social media ; Jo Ham: Branding yourself
  • How to put on a show. Kate Higginson: How to put on a show ; Curating an exhibition of works ; The big idea for an exhibition ; Setting a brief ; Some key terms ; Choosing who you want to work with ; The marmite reaction ; Find like-minded people ; Getting the word out there ; Harness your artists ; Promoting and publicizing your event ; Timeline for press ; Press release content ; Key press materials ; Media kit ; Pitching timelines ; Pitching tips ; Professional framing ; Selling ; Opening night
  • Thank you!