What Is Silkscreen?

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Silk screen is an extremely thin mesh that is stretched tightly onto a frame, which is used in silk screening. Silk screening on the other hand is a process used by commercial printers to create prints on a wide range of materials.
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silk·screen
[silk-skreen]
NOUN
1.
a printmaking technique in which a mesh cloth is stretched over a heavy wooden frame and the design, painted on the screen by tusche or affixed by stencil, is printed by having a squeegee force color through the pores of the material in areas not blocked out by a glue sizing.
2.
a print made by this technique.
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
3.
to print by silkscreen.
ADJECTIVE
4.
of, made by, or printed with silkscreen.
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A silkscreen is a print made by using a stencil process where a design is printed on a very fine mesh and ink is dropped onto the printing surface is known as silk screen. It is a graphic technique, which allows to make repeated, colour prints on different surfaces, for example fabric, paper, plastic or wall, so more or less you can print on anything flat.
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