Comparing 2 Methods of Screen Printing Overlapping Colors

Comparing 2 Methods of Screen Printing Overlapping Colors

When you are screen printing a design that has overlapping or touching colors, there are different techniques you can use depending on the result you are trying to achieve. I'm comparing two common methods that I call "overlap" and "knockout." If you look closely at...

Screen Printing with Vinyl: Valentine’s Tic-Tac-Toe Bags

Screen Printing with Vinyl: Valentine’s Tic-Tac-Toe Bags

If you are looking for a DIY Valentine's treat that isn't candy, these tic-tac-toe bags make great party favors!  Plus, they are really easy to make in bulk using your Cricut or Silhouette.  With one small piece of vinyl, I made 4 bags during this tutorial.  The vinyl...

How to Create a Brushed Background Effect with Screen Printing

How to Create a Brushed Background Effect with Screen Printing

I love getting messages from readers asking for advice on projects.  This project was inspired by a DM I received on Instagram from @nolatate.designs with a question about creating a watercolor/brushed effect for the background of a screen printed t-shirt.  I hadn't...

How to Screen Print (with vinyl) on Moleskine Journals

How to Screen Print (with vinyl) on Moleskine Journals

In an attempt to get off to an organized start this new year, I spent the day labeling my notebooks. I found these Moleskine journals to keep all of my craft projects and business ideas organized. The blank covers are just begging to be personalized! Using my vinyl...

3 Screen Printing Projects for Your New Year’s Party

3 Screen Printing Projects for Your New Year’s Party

I hope you had a wonderful Christmas! We are just a week away from ringing in the New Year. If you received screen printing supplies for Christmas, let’s put them to use and make some customized items for your New Year’s celebration! I have teamed up with the talented...

How to Combine Cricut Infusible Ink and Screen Printing

How to Combine Cricut Infusible Ink and Screen Printing

Recently I shared about Cricut Infusible Ink and how it compares to my method of screen printing with vinyl (read about the comparison here). What I love about Cricut Infusible Ink transfer sheets are the different patterned designs available... patterns that you...

Screen Printing Christmas Pajamas for the Family

Screen Printing Christmas Pajamas for the Family

Do you coordinate matching pajamas for your family to wear on Christmas morning? I didn't grow up with this tradition but it has been fun to start it with my family. When the girls were little, it was easy to pick out coordinating PJs, but now that they are a little...