What Is Screen Printing Cost Based On?
You want to order screen printed shirts for an upcoming event but you don't understand how they are priced. What is the pricing based on? Screen printing pricing is based on a number of factors:
Number of Screen Printed Shirts
First, get a general idea of how many shirts you need. You'll have to order at least a minimum quantity, this quantity will be 12 or more items with the same printing.
Style of T-Shirts Printed
Next decide what style T-Shirt
you need. If you want basic T's you must decide
Number of Colors Printed
Next determine how many colors
are in each print. You'll be charged for each
Light or Dark Shirts?
Another factor in your pricing
is whether you are using light or dark colored shirts. If you're printing
a light color on dark shirts expect to pay more to have a white under
base printed underneath your design. Without this under base, your
Another factor that effects pricing
is whether you need extended sizes. Sizes 2X and
Screen Printed Quantity Breakdown
After you've determined your general
needs, check our quantity price
Screen Printing Artwork
Don't forget artwork fees. Don't
assume that your printer can print from any
Screen Printing Set-Up Charges
Set-up charges, otherwise known
as screen/film charges, must also be considered.