How is silk screening done?

Answer Also known as screen printing and serigraphy, silk screening is a process of applying an image or artwork through a mesh screen (traditionally silk, as the name implies) onto the material desired, ... Read More »

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Who invented silk screening?

The modern day silk screen stems from the invention of Samuel Simon. In 1807, Simon took out a patent for the technique in Manchester, United Kingdom. Using hand-painted stencils, his system was su... Read More »

Can silk screening be safe?

On One Hand: Most Silk Screening Products are Non-ToxicPaints, dyes and other chemicals used in silk screening today are non-toxic. In previous years this wasn't true and silk screening materials c... Read More »

How to Remove Silk Screening?

Silk screening, technically referred to as screen printing, is a method of printing that uses a screen to apply ink to a variety of surfaces, or substrates. The ink used depends on several factors,... Read More »

Silk Screening Safety Regulations?

The most hazardous things associated with screen-printing facilities involve the chemicals used in the process. Inks contain poisonous solvents and paint thinner that can damage your eyes and lungs... Read More »