Printing excellence begins with the right screen. This exceptional workshop is guaranteed to challenge each student combining real world hands-on experience with supporting theory. Beginning with the most basic methods and progressing to cutting-edge technology, students master the how and why of making screens for virtually every job.
"This workshop gave me the fundamentals of screen making and printing. I will have the ability now to troubleshoot at our customers' locations." — Geoff Weinstock, Schilling Graphics (Galion, Ohio)
Learn proven methods guaranteed to save time and money:
- Correct methods for choosing the right mesh, stencil and frame
- Proper stretching procedures to produce consistently tensioned screens
- Correct stencil application methods for optimum consistency and repeatability
- Proven techniques for calculation and determining optimum stencil exposure
- Troubleshooting printed results
"This course was beyond my expectations — very informative and technical. I will invite fellow co-workers to attend. It opened my eyes to how important my job is as a silk screen builder." — Pablo Meza, Oberthur Card Systems (Rancho Dominguez, California)
"I expected to learn the basic understanding of screen making methods, and in my opinion this goal was completely achieved. As I was a novice to the industry, it was a great step for me to understand industrial screen printing applications." — Konstantin Radionov, The Solar Venture (Toronto, Ontario; Canada)
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This workshop takes place in SGIA's state-of-the-art laboratory located in Fairfax, Virginia (a suburb of Washington, DC). The focused, small-class setting allows your staff to master screen making essentials. Learn from the industry's top instructors and walk away with confidence and skill. Register now — space is limited. All workshops are taught in English.
*Minimum class size requirements must be met 2 1/2 weeks prior to workshop start date in order to hold workshop. SGIA Registration/Cancellation Policies.
*includes supplies, continental breakfast, lunch