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SILKSCREEN: Introduction to Silk Screening on T-Shirts with Deidra Mayer, FREE Demos, November 25th, 2012

"Sacred Heart"
Silkscreened T-shirt by Deidra Mayer
SILKSCREEN: Introduction to Silk Screening on T-Shirts
with Deidra Mayer
Sunday, November 25th, 2012
at 12 pm & 2 pm - FREE demos!

Deidra's Silkscreen
There are several ways to silk screen an image onto fabric, but this demo will illustrate the photo emulsion method.
Photo emulsion silk screening using a combination of light and substances similar to what develops photos to create an image onto a screen.
This a simple and effect way to design t shirts, bags, anything textile, in whatever picture you wish.
Once you learn this easy method, the possibilities of what you can create are endless and fun!

List of Supplies Deidra will be using during the demo:
-Speedball Diazo Photo Emulsion Kit with Sensitizer
-Pre-made silk screen - 10 x 14 
-Speedball Nitrile Fabric Squeegee 
-Versatex Silk Screening Ink for fabric

Good Kit suggestions for getting started with Silkscreening are the:
Speedball Fabric Screen Print Tool Kit   
Speedball Ultimate DIAZO Fabric Screen Printing with DVD Kit

Additional Supplies:
-painter’s tape
-rubber gloves
-plastic knives for spreading ink
-halogen light bulb
-newspaper & black paper to work on

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