Course of the Month: design your own T-shirts and screen printing for beginners

By Freepik Academy 4 years ago

Have you ever wanted to print your own design on a piece of clothing, such as a T-shirt or a hoodie? If you want to customize your own clothing with your art and designs, you will love this screen printing course by Alba Zapata, teaching you how to do it and achieve a great result!

Alba Zapata is a graphic designer who is specialized in textile printing, often working with serigraphy techniques. She knows that it’s sometimes difficult to clearly understand how to prepare a file for textile printing at first, so in this course she will share the tips and tricks that she would have liked to hear when she started this journey.

In this course you will learn about the importance of the shape of the textile canvas, the printing area, the colors and how they will work on the fabric, and most importantly, the different techniques for printing your design on fabric… And how to do it yourself! 

You will learn the advantages and disadvantages of each technique, and choose the one that will work better for your design. Not only that, but you will also discover how to use Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator to tailor your design perfectly for printing with any of the methods. 

Take a look at this and many other courses available on our YouTube Channel!