How to prepare your artwork for custom t-shirt printing

Essential tips that will help you achieve professional results for your custom print shirts. When you’re designing artwork for custom t-shirt printing, it’s imperative that you’ve done everything necessary to prepare the image. Making a digital copy of your artwork is just one of the essential steps towards transferring your artwork onto a t-shirt. While there isn’t much else you have to do, preparing your artwork for printing has to be done correctly to achieve the desired outcome you’re after. Here at PrintLocker, we’ve taken on a broad range of custom t-shirt…

What’s the difference between screen printing versus digital printing?

screen printing vs digital printing

The elements to consider before we hit print When it comes to printing custom t-shirts and product designs, Print Locker offers two choices of printing methods – screen and digital printing. Each printing process has its strengths, but how do you know which of these techniques will meet your needs, budget, and ensure the desired results? Our team will discuss all of this with you when deciding which to use for your design. Before you set off to create your own t-shirt design, here are the ins and outs of digital printing vs…

How Colours Will Give Your Custom T-Shirt Different Meanings

Smart use of colour psychology is a subtle, yet highly-effective marketing technique used to influence emotions, which, in turn, direct behaviour. Why not give your branded t-shirts and marketing strategy an added edge with the strategic use of colour. Did you know that some colours on the spectrum have been proven to influence our emotions? Clever marketers can gain the attention of customers by using these colours. While it’s agreed that our responses to different colours are largely “coloured” by personal experiences, a study conducted by the University of Winnipeg…

5 Custom T-Shirt Mistakes To Avoid

Getting your custom t shirt design right the first time helps you save money and avoid delays in receiving your order. First-time customers often make mistakes when ordering personalised or branded t-shirts, which can lead to further costs and time spent on printing. Here are five common mistakes to avoid: Not choosing a reliable and reputable custom t-shirt printing company If you’re looking for a superior quality service, it’s essential to do your due diligence on the printing company you choose. It’s worth taking the time to do your research…

T-Shirt Design Trends Rocking 2018

It’s turning out to be an exciting year for t-shirt print design, and we’ve ditched some fashion trends in Australia to make way new ones. If you’ve swapped the Gucci tees out, there are plenty of new and original styles making an impact. Here’s what to look out for: Are you the type? Slogan typography is one of the hottest trends in 2018. Probably inspired by social memes, fun phrases and ironic one-word musings are combined with creative typography to make a statement about youthful rebellion. The monochromatic or bold…