How many colors can you print?
Strictly speaking, we can print eight different ink colors at a time. However, we use several techniques to increase the number of perceived colors in a print. We can produce full color prints on both light and dark colored garments. See "What is 4-color process?", "What is simulated process?", and "What is index color?" in our Print 101 to learn more.
Can I print on various sizes?
T-shirts for youth small to adult 10XL can be printed together at a 12.5” x 12.5" design size. Youth extra small, infant and toddler sizes will need to be screen printed with a smaller sized print,. We can print both youth and adult t shirts together if the design size is made to fit the smallest shirt being screen printed. Some customers prefer to have two sizes of artwork made, one for adult and one for youth. When printing a small order, one size of art is the most economical choice.
Can I print on various shirt colors?
As long as the same ink color can be used on all T-shirts, there should be no problem. Your design on paper will be placed on all the colors you want to print on… just to be sure the design works for you on all of your color choices.
Can I print on a variety of products?
T-shirts and sweatshirts can be combined into one screen printing order. The fabric of jackets or design size can require a separate process and treatment as a separate order.
Can you screen print 4 color process artwork?
Yes, we offer four color process. 4 color process designs need to be printed on white garments. Many times spot color can be more affordable and effective. We are happy to work this through for you to find the best colors for your design.
How long will it take for me to get my order?
Typical turnaround time is 7-10 business days + shipping time. Turnaround time is only an estimate, is not guaranteed and starts when your order is paid for AND we have all information to complete your job. Complex designs or orders with extra add-ons may increase turnaround time. Allow for at least 3 additional days for interior printed tags. The most up-to-date turnaround time will be listed on your quote and invoice. If you have a deadline for your order, you must let us know when placing your order and a rush fee may imply. Taking longer than 24 hours to approve your digital proofs may delay your order. Any circumstances out of Velocity's control (ie: weather delays, shipping errors by the supplier, etc.) may also require more time and are not factored into the initial turn around time estimate.
How much does it cost for you to design artwork for me?
Sometimes nothing. Go to our Artwork section to find out what and how to provide us acceptable art for your printing needs.
Can you match PMS colors for screen printing?
PMS colors are designed for paper ink to be placed on white stock. You may indicate what PMS color you would like and make one of two choices:
1. Choose a stock t shirt ink color that is close to the PMS color.
2. Pay extra for a PMS color match, but understand it cannot be guaranteed to be exact on a textile, especially if it is not screen printed on white.
Is there a minimum order?
We will do an order as small as 36 shirts per design but there will be some restrictions on size and number of colors.
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