Screen Printing Today is a clear, up-to-the-minute, practical guide to screen printing. Modern applications and methods, new technology, and valuable production tips are combined in an easy-to-understand format. Hundreds of color photos demonstrate everything from creating art and films, through screen and stencil making, ink use, and print production.
Additional chapters cover waterbased ink printing, low-toxicity innovations, process color and fine detail printing, split fountain blends, and economical alternatives for artists on limited budgets.
This book is for beginners and experienced screen printers alike. It can help to improve their efficiency, quality, and cost controls. Included are plans for an easy-to-construct vacuum press, T-shirt jig, and exposing system. This is how screen printing is done today.
Andy MacDougall is a commercial screen printer turned art printer. He is a regular contributor to Screen Printing magazine, and a member of the Academy of Screen Printing Technology.
Author — Andy MacDougall.
Paperback. 187 pages. 8½" × 11" (22 cm × 28 cm).