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Print Resources

Below are some resources to help both during and after your time in the Otis Printmaking Lab.  We hope you find this information helpful in continuing your printmaking journey!

  • Screens
    RHEETECH- 2401 So. Main St. Los Angeles, CA 90007 Phone: 213-749-9111 www.prinsupply.com Rheetech also can deep clean a screen up to 25” x 36” for around $8 or re-stretch a screen starting at $15 based on size and mesh count. Usually 24 hour turn around. MCLOGANS- 2010 South Main St.Los Angeles, CA 90007 Phone: (213) 749-2262 www.mclogan.com
  • Inks
    MCLOGANS- 2010 South Main St. Los Angeles, CA 90007 Phone: (213) 749-2262 www.mclogan.com Nazdar 9500 series and Permaset Supercover are good water based inks. GRAPHAIDS- Otis Campus Phone: (424)207-3770 www.shopgraphaids.com Speedball water based inks DICK BLICK- 2602 Lincoln Blvd. Santa Monica 90405 Phone: 310-450-7015 http://www.utrechtart.com Speedball, Versatex and Dick Blick brand water based screenprinting inks
  • Images Burned to a Screen
    RHEETECH- 2401 S, Main St. Los Angeles, CA 90007 Phone: 213-749-9111 www.prinsupply.com Rheetech can output imagery that you provide up to 40” wide at $0.06 a square inch. Burning an image onto a screen 25” x 36” is $15 and goes up with size. SCREEN DEPOT 2123 So. Main St., Los Angeles, CA 90007 Phone: (213) 747-2727 The price of burning a screen can cost between $10-$25 based on square inch. They offer 3 different kinds of emulsion to suit different types of ink used. 24 hour turn around.
  • Film Positives
    OTIS PRINTMAKING LAB, Rm B07 The Printmaking Lab’s lare-scale inkjet printer prints 17” in width, $.25 per linear inch. Films can be paid for through the school’s Papercut system. OTIS PHOTO LAB , 6th Floor 36” wide, $6 sq. foot. Specifics can be found on Otis website under “Labs and Shops” RHEETECH, 2401 S, Main St. Los Angeles, CA 90007 Phone: 213-749-9111 www.prinsupply.com 8.5” x 11” is $5, 11” x 17” is $7, 13” x 19” is $10, 18” x 24” is $20, anything larger is $0.55 per square inch.
  • Community Shops/Presses

    GROW YOUR OWN MEDIA- 3020 Glendale Blvd. STE 200 Los Angeles CA. 90039
    Phone: 323-747-8700 Website: Gyomedia.com
    GYOM has screen print shop rental for paper and tee shirts and screen burning capabilities
    for all with student friendly pricing. One station rental is $10 per hour. They also offer screen
    rentals for in-house printing for up to one week starting at $20 a week. They use water based
    and Plastisol inks. You can supply your own ink or use theirs for a nominal fee. Contact for
    appointments.

    JOSEPHINE PRESS- 2928 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica CA 90404
    Phone: (310) 453-1691 Website: www.josephinepress.org
    Josephine press offers services in plate making, workshops and press rental time for Etching,
    Relief, Lithography and Monoprinting, including options to hire a knowledgable assistant while
    using the facility.

    PRINT SHOP LA- 502 Chung King Court Los Angeles CA 90012
    Email: PrintShopLA502@gmail.com Website: www.theprintshopla.com
    The Print Shop LA offers full print and design services. After attending an orientation, you can
    rent the space for the day, or become a member for full studio access. Print Shop LA mostly
    offers facilities for screenprinting (paper and apparel) and RISO printing.

  • Online Resources

    PRINTED EDITIONS
    http://www.printed-editions.com/
    Printed Editions is the leading site dedicated to fine limited edition prints and multiples.
    Their mission is to inspire art collectors.

    LOS ANGELES PRINTMAKING SOCIETY
    www.laprintmaking.com

    A national organization based in LA dedicated to the interests of printmakers and print col-
    lecting. A database of printmakers and resources for shops, exhibitions print

    publishers, supplies and more.

    FACEBOOK
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