How to make professional screen prints

Step 1

Tape the screen

Tape the screen to avoid the paint from leaving marks on your textile or paper.

Step 2

Apply the paint

Add a stripe of paint on top of your screen.

Step 3

Flood the mesh

Set your squeegee on a 45-degree angle and flood the mesh with a controlled movement up and down.

Step 4

Lift the screen

Lift your screen and check the result

Step 5

Clean up

Make sure to clean your mesh and squeegee quickly before the acrylic paint dries to have long-lasting fun with your materials.

System3 Screen Printing Acrylic Inks

Daler-Rowney System3 Screen Printing Acrylic Paints are highly pigmented and ready-to-use with excellent colour strength and lightfastness. The System3 Screen Printing Acrylic Inks have been developed to be ready for use straight from the pot, or thinned further with screen printing mediums.


System3 Textile Screen Printing Medium

Daler-Rowney System3 Textile Screen Printing Medium has been designed for screen printing on textiles and fabrics. When mixed with System3 Acrylic Paints, you will get printing inks which will retain the colour intensity of the original paint and should be expected to last for over 20 washes.