Little Book of Screenprinting

Little Book of Screenprinting

by Caspar Williamson
     
 

Screenprinting has moved beyond the gig poster and the tee shirt. Centuries old and made famous by Andy Warhol in the 1960s, the craft is now enjoying a renaissance all over the world as contemporary artists and studios including Rob Ryan, Alakazam!, and Crosshair, among others push the creative limits of the medium in their work with textiles, posters, and more. This… See more details below

Overview

Screenprinting has moved beyond the gig poster and the tee shirt. Centuries old and made famous by Andy Warhol in the 1960s, the craft is now enjoying a renaissance all over the world as contemporary artists and studios including Rob Ryan, Alakazam!, and Crosshair, among others push the creative limits of the medium in their work with textiles, posters, and more. This large-in-scope but petite-in-size collection features the best pieces from these and more than a hundred other studios. A compact history of screenprinting, a guide to the different presses and techniques, and a beautiful design that expertly combines a handmade and modern aesthetic round out this key book for DIYers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452102597
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
11/16/2011
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,337,372
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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