Digital technology is taking hold in the apparel market after a nearly 20-year climb. At PRINTING United, Johnny Shell, SGIA will cover the major technology platforms used for apparel decoration, including direct-to-garment inkjet, dye sublimation, heat applied, and print-n-cut.
At PRINTING United, SGIA's Johnny Shell will current landscape of major printing segments (commercial offset, packaging, etc.) and the technology adoption trends that are taking place, primarily the convergence to digital technology.
SGIA's apparel decorator workshops, "Art & Separations for Screen Printed Apparel” and “Totally T-Shirts! Apparel Screen Printing” will focus on workflow, art types, and separation techniques, with opportunities for hands-on experience.
Registration is open for the inaugural WB/Camp, a first-of-its-kind summit on water-based ink printing, powered by the SGIA THREADX conference.
SGIA is accepting submissions from its members for the 2019 Golden Image Competition, which recognizes the best in printing across 53 categories.
With the support of member volunteers and donors SGIA will participate for its eighth year in the upcoming SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference (June 24-28; Louisville, Ky.), a hands-on competition for career and technical education students.