skills: screen printing

SCREEN PRINTING USING A STENCIL

I put together this step by step guide to screen printing  for a workshop that I ran for gifted young artists who were trying screen printing for the first time:

Simple screen printing instructions

The children created stencils for African inspired t-shirt designs and then printed them.  Here are some images from the workshop.

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Practising using a squeegee!

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After printing; carefully removing the stencil.

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Adding detail by hand.

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The end result!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Final decoration was stitched on once the ink had been fixed, using an iron.

Here are some more t-shirts produced on the day:

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