The Screenprinting Trials

 

So, today I took the images I designed, and Symon our awesome technician made up two screens. Then we had a few obstacles to leap over!

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Firstly because we were intending to print in white on a black surface we had forgotten to invert the image…. it took me a while to work out why the first test print looked a bit odd:

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As you can see Russ looks rather like a black & white minstrel!

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So it was back to the drawing board, or rather Photoshop. Meanwhile I had some fun playing around with the acetates. I love to play with transparencies.

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