Sleepy Dan : Regular Printing Crew

by Sleepy Dan on February 1, 2013

Two weeks ago a new Crew Sweatie was released with help from Regular Printing, so I wanted to share a behind the scenes look at their shop process.

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Heather blue crew is a perfect color for a tonal printing, so we mixed up a water based ink color to match the shirt, then got ready for the Regular Printing magic!

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You wanna check out a short Video Of The Printing?

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The studio is one of the cleanest I’ve seen and perfect for a master at work.

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Scott and Shamsy are using a manual press so everything is hands on here!

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Perfect placement and alignment is key when the sweatie is put on the pallet.

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The water based ink is so soft compared to a plastisol print, that is why I use water based inks all the time… Especially for this super soft crew sweatshirt!

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Each sweatie runs thru the dryer to cure the ink, then collected and folded up.

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The limited run of 24 are complete, so extra ink is collected to clean the screens.

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Then each sweatie gets a custom neck label sewn in by hand.

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The little details like a embroidered sleeve applique make it perfect…

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