The material to place your starting image with:
- True grain paper
- Posca pens – as normal pens or sharpies ink will not show well during the printing process.
Screen to be fine mesh.
Expose image for 25 seconds.
Put in dryer for 15/20 minutes.
Put screen on top of images.
Place screen at an angle then lower, make sure images have enough space around.
Vacuum on, press start button, vacuum off.
Mesh towards you when taking it out.
Spray screen from back with water and then the front.
Use the sponge to rinse the back.
Put in bottom draw of dryer.
15 minutes to dry.
Use brown tape and stick around the frame of the screen.
Cover all gaps to prevent paint ruining through the frame.
Inks: 60% medium and 40% acrylic.
Make sure squeegee is bigger then image.
Repeat 3/4 times.
After finishing the screen prints, you have to take them to be power washed.
First wash the top half at the front of the board, and turn around.
Then repeat at bottom.
When you see the paint coming off, use a chemical and scrub all over the back and front.
Use a power jet to wash away – use gloves, ear goggles and ear protecters.