Learn T-Shirt Printing and Design

There's more to successfully designing and producing a t-shirt than you might think. This course spells it all out, from design through production. Sebastian Bleak explains which kinds of materials—cotton or blends—do best with particular types of designs, and covers various printing methods, design considerations, production challenges, and—of course—budgets and how to get the most out of your design. By walking through potential pitfalls and providing you with the knowledge you need to make smart creative and logistical decisions, he helps ensure that you'll have a better chance of getting your t-shirt design right the first time.

Topics include:

  • Choosing materials to print on
  • Vectors vs. pixels
  • Choosing a printing method
  • Online t-shirt printing options
  • Designing the shirt
  • Production challenges
  • Location and size of design
  • How your budget affects your methods
  • Specialty colors and inks for screen prints


  • 英文名称:Learn T-Shirt Printing and Design
  • 时长:26分45秒
  • 字幕:英语


  1. Welcome
  2. Choosing materials to print on
  3. Full color vs. spot color
  4. Color mode
  5. Vectors vs. pixels
  6. Vinyl printing
  7. Screen printing
  8. Direct to garment and image transfers
  9. Online t-shirt printing options
  10. Choosing a design program
  11. Sizing and dimensions
  12. Designing for screen printing and vinyl
  13. Designing for digital print methods
  14. Final check before production
  15. Location and size of design
  16. Screen printing: Underbase
  17. Avoiding problems
  18. Locations and quantity matters
  19. Vinyl and DTG limited by size
  20. Specialty colors and inks for screen prints
  21. Advanced tips and tricks
  22. Next steps