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About

PIY - Print it Yourself - is a series of screen printing Seminars and Workshops.
PIY Seminars & Workshops last for four weeks and the aim is to spread the art of screen printing in the fullest and most practical way.
         The program of PIY Seminars & Workshops include learning the basic theory of silkscreen, design workshops and print workshops on cloth and paper. Participants are asked to print their own designs on the surfaces of their choice.

New Participants
Printing hours
Prints / person

Seminars & Workshops

From theory, to design and printing

Theory & Speeches

In Theory sections, the participants learn the basic theory of silkscreen and to see applications in daily life and production.

Design Workshops

At PIY we show for the first time design techniques for screen printing applications.

Printing Workshops

At PIY the participants can print their designs on textile and paper with the help of instructors.

With few words...

See PIY Seminars & Workshops of previous years

Schedule

March 2018

Saturday 3 March 2018

Theory & Speeches
  • 10.00 - 10.30 Registration & Coffee
  • 10.30 - 11.30 Live print teaser
  • 11.30 - 12.00 Antonis Daktilidis: Screen printing basic theory
  • 12.00 - 12.30 Fuzz Ink & Tind: Screen Printers experiences
  • 12.30 - 13.00 Break & Open Table
  • 13.00 - 13.20 Guest 1: TBA
  • 13.20 - 13.40 Guest 2: TBA
  • 13.40 - 14.00 Guest 3: TBA
  • 14.00 - 14.30 Break & Open Table
  • 14.30 - 16.00 Design Workshop: Guidelines και Q&A


Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 March 2018

Design Workshop
  • 10.00 - 10.30 Attendance & Coffee
  • 10.30 - 16.00 One-to-One Design Workshop

  • *** Participants under the supervision of an instructor process the project in a PC or in hand until the production of the film. Each participant chooses one of two days (Saturday or Sunday) and will have about 4-6 hours to process the design. Day selection is made by signing up.

Saturday 17 & Sunday 18 March 2018

Printing Workshop (Textile & Paper)
  • 10.00 - 10.30 Attendance & Coffee
  • 10.30 - 20.00 Printing Workshop: Hands on
    T-Shirts & Paper Printing


Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 March 2018

Printing Workshop (Textile & Paper)
  • 10.00 - 10.30 Attendance & Coffee
  • 10.30 - 20.00 Printing Workshop: Hands on
    T-Shirts & Paper Printing

  • *** The participants choose one of the four days of the printing workshops. Each participant prints his own designs on paper and paper at one of the positions of hand-held silk screen printing machines, which is reserved exclusively for them on the day they choose. The choice of the print day must be declared by each participant in the registration when purchasing the ticket and will be followed by a priority order. The attendance in the remaining three days is free.

DO YOU WANT TO ENTER THE SCREEN PRINTING WORLD?

Guest Speakers

During the seminars the following speakers will talk about screen printing :

Speaker 1

To be announced soon...

Speaker 2

To be announced soon...

Speaker 3

To be announced soon...

Tickets

The tickets include:

  • 10 T-Shirts/per person
  • 50 sheets of paper/person of different quality and color
  • Screen printing inks and consumables
  • Screens and Film positives
  • Screen printing accessories
  • Printing apron for each participant
  • PIY Goodies with promo material of the speakers and supporters
  • Snacks, refreshments and coffee in all days of seminars & workshops
  • Certificate of completion
  • Participation in the graduation ceremony (to be announced)

* All participants are allowed to bring their own T-Shirts, papers and materials except of the given supplies as above.
** The T-Shirts, papers, aprons and all Goodies remain with each participant at the end of each day of the Workshops.
*** No prior knowledge of screen printing is required.

Team

Antonis Daktilidis

Antonis Daktilidis
Curator & Host

Having come to the world of screen printing in young age, he has specialised in materials and techniques that are needed in a modern professional or amateur silkscreen world. Driven by innovation of materials, specialisation of knowledge, quality and professionalism offers widely his knowledge of screen printing and its applications.

Fuzz Ink

Fuzz Ink
Instructor / Printing Workshops

Fuzz Ink.
Screen printing shop.
We print and make dirty. Very dirty.
Self taught, inhibited, supposedly perfectionists and ignorant.
Workaholics, amateur and porters.
Our mission: to print on any surface of the planet.

Tind - Manolis Angelakis

Tind - Manolis Angelakis
Instructor / Printing Workshops

Manolis Angelakis, a.k.a. Tind, lives and works in Athens. Prints on a variety of materials with contemporary and older methods and specialising in screen printing. Although he has graphic design background, excellent knowledge in serigraphy arising from work next to his father at a very young age. Today, they work together and learn specialised aspects of screen printing to one another.

Supporters

We thank the following companies for their great support:

Supporters

Media Supporters

Contact

Do you want to learn more about PIY Seminars & Workshops?

Contact Details

Mon-Fri: 10:00 – 16:00

Address

Antigonis 147
10443 Athens

Tel:
+30 210 5150273-4