First Time Screen Printing
Ok guys! The other day was interesting, I got brave and Screen Printed for the first time. I gotta say I was a little scared at first. I got to admit I was watching someone on you tube for a tutorial. So I start by making a stencil for the screen, at this point I am excited then comes to applying the transfer tape to my stencil and I went threw 3 different kinds of transfer tape until I found the right one that worked, stressful but got it, lol. Ok next part using painters tape I had to tape the screen to the areas in which ink should not touch, next apply the ink to the screen this was the Fun Part. So as I squeegee the paint onto the screen I think I am doing a great job, however (I would advise not to do it with nails, lol) so I lift the screen and I guess I didn't apply it hard enough and so there was a little ink on the shirt so I put it back down and applied again this time much better. Ok at this point I am feeling myself since it came out decent, I was proud of my self but realized it is not as easy as people make it seem. Its ok though with more practice I'll be a pro in no time. Check it out below.
Sonya Johnson is a small business entrepreneur who loves learning and helping people with ideas. She has learned different prospectives on businesses when it comes to this industry. While learning the apparel industry she truly understands that all what one wears are truly just expressions of one self. That being said this is why Expressions Customized really matters. One can truly express themselves with customized apparel, hats, etc.