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Screen Printing is an immensely versatile technique. Contrary to popular belief, it isn’t a limited and weak technology. ‘Repositioning’ became n… Read More
Screen Printing is an immensely versatile technique. Contrary to popular belief, it isn’t a limited and weak technology. ‘Repositioning’ became necessary due to the penetration of so many printing technologies; there arose a need to tell designers ‘why screen print’ However, even today it has a lot to offer to the design practitioner. My personal experiences with this medium have allowed me to recognize its virtues, through this handbook; I wish to share what it is capable of delivering. The fact being, that experienced Screen Printing professionals are abundant. Styles, applications and certain benefits could be procured from this handbook. The idea of this project surfaced from my childhood experiences with screen-printing. I learnt how to screen-print, during this project, and had to select apt images to compile the entire handbook. A change in perception about screen-printing could lead to interesting scenarios and quality of work. Read Less
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Screenprinted!
A handbook printed and conceptualized for designers
Screen Printing is an immensely versatile technique, even today it has a lot to offer to the design practitioner. My personal experiences with this medium have allowed me to recognize its virtues, through this handbook; I wish to share what it is capable of delivering. Styles, applications and certain benefits could be procured from this handbook. 
Positives of the designs selected to be printed.
A sample of printed acrylic, fabric, a metal keychain and clay tablet badges.
Handmade papers, rice papers and fibrous papers with intricate Indian patterns printed on them
Self printed handmade pages and raised (embossed) printing.
Tangible designs with flocking - using felt powder and sawdust. And a sample of multi-colored printing.
The completed book.
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