The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) recently released their Workshop schedule for 2014, and the potential for exciting education couldn’t be higher. Popular sessions on color management and screen printing are returning, and a brand new series on large format dye sublimation rounds out the schedule. The Workshops take place in SGIA’s state-of-the-art laboratory, Digital Imaging Lab and classroom facility, located in Fairfax, Virginia (a suburb of Washington, DC).
Color Management Boot Camp (March 11–13, 2014)
Civilians, business owners and production personnel eager to learn how to set up and maintain a color-managed workflow in a production environment should sign up for this rigorous Boot Camp to make color management work for you. SGIA’s exclusive workshop concentrates on the unique aspects of large format inkjet.
Totally T-Shirts! Garment Screen Printing: Basic to Advanced (April 28–May 2, 2014)
This class is ideal for shops that want to step up their game to become professional and profitable garment screen printers, whether you’re new to the screen printing industry, or a seasoned professional. Attendees will take an active role in this class by stretching, coating, exposing, and setting up the press. They will leave with a complete understanding of each process.
Operation Sublimation (Mission: Wide-Format) (May 13–14, 2014)
If you’re looking to learn how to set up and maintain a wide-format dye sublimation workflow in a production environment, this mission is one you’ll want to accept. Whether you are starting up a business, or needing to improve your product line, this Workshop is a must for printers who need dye sublimation specifics about materials, inks and processes to help raise profitability.