Learning Program

Theoretical Course

  1. General information about screen-printing.
  2. Originals and photo forms.
  3. Printing mesh and its types according to the purpose.
  4. Printing frames.
  5. Meshes fixing technology to the frame.
  6. Printing form preparation rules:
  • Photo-emulsion
  • Instructions for  spreading a layer of photo-emulsion on the mesh
  • Cuvette for spreading photo-emulsion on the mesh.
  1. Screen drying.
  2. Screen flash drying in the special device, flashing regime
  3. Preparation for printing process.
  4. Basics of graphic design and color separation: preparation of original layouts and photo forms.
  5. Screen printing inks.
  6. Ink solvents, drying delayers and special supplements
  7. Printing scrapper rubber, norms and purpose.
  8. About printing machine.
  9. Peculiarities of various printing materials.
  10. Peculiarities of textile printing.

Practical Course

  1. How to prepare printing frame and fix meshes
  2. How to prepare screen-printing forms
  3. Regeneration of screen forms
  4. Preparation for printing and printing process

Duration of the program:   Academic calendar consists of 10 days. The lectures are once a day during 3 hours.  Schedule will be agreed with participants and the listeners will get detailed schedule before beginning of the program.    

   The course will be led by David Kurtsikidze

    Group will be completed minimum with 5 participants.  

    Cost of the program:  350 GEL

    The half of the cost of the program should be paid three days before beginning the study, and the second one – during 10 days from beginning the study. Payment can be carried out only by non-cash payment.