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Could any one give me suggestions on how to print this on a dark or black shirt?

I am assuming some sort of gradient technique, of which I am not familar.

Thanks!
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need a little more info.. how many shirts,which dark color shirts, how many colors u capable of printing. design software u have and anything else relevant
 

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whoops.

50 Shirts, 25 totes
Black shirts, Gildan 100% cotton.
Canvas Totes
110 mesh screens
4 color, 2 station press
only have Flash dryer for both flashing and curing.
using plastisol inks

Used Photoshop to design image. . . .

thanks !
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I would think 3 colors.

White, Purple (upper sky), orange (lower sky) with black shirt underneath.

No idea what technique to use, what oder to print, how to separate colors, screens, etc.

Wet on wet?



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I see 3 colors as well...white base with orange and purple-ish on top.

You need to convert your orange/purple to halftones in photoshop. Search for 'creating halftones in photoshop' or something like that for step-by-step.

You will run in to problems using halftones with 110 mesh though...you're lpi will have to be around 20 which makes for some pretty large dots.

Get a 230 mesh or higher for a smooth gradiation. Hope this helps!
 
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