Fast Screen Printing with Stencils: Make a Cool T-Shirt or Tote

Leitha Matz, Maker

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11 Videos (20m)
    • Introduction

      0:36
    • An Overview of Quick Printing Methods

      1:24
    • Stencil Design Inspiration

      1:25
    • Selecting a Stencil Design

      1:25
    • Color & Contrast for Your Print

      1:22
    • Create a Stencil from a Photo

      3:52
    • Cutting Out Your Stencil

      1:08
    • Gather Your Supplies

      2:25
    • Make a Test Print

      2:48
    • Produce Your Print

      2:26
    • Final Thoughts

      1:05
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About This Class

Need to make a quick gift or a little something to make someone laugh?

With just a few reusable supplies and less time than it takes to watch a TV show, you can create a simple, screen print on T-shirt, tote bag, apron, tea towel, baby onesie, pillow case... basically anything that lies flat on the table.

We'll explore the materials, the method and the tips you need to design a great stencil.

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Leitha Matz

Maker

I work as the head of product at a startup, but when I'm not at the office, I'm always making things of my own. I especially love illustrating, writing and design.

Here at Skillshare, I usually focus on creating classes in printing -- everything from stencils to woodblock.

I find printmaking inspiring because anyone can quickly start making successful prints with very few tools. It really opens the doors to producing a vision of your own on all kinds of materials: t-shirts, wall...

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