Category: Design

Better Color Choices Through Psychology and Color Theory

A color is a form of energy, as it is the perceivable representative of light. For instance, back in 1666, Sir Isaac Newton discovered that sunlight was a blend of colors. He noticed that when a ray of light passed through a prism, it dispersed into its seven integral colors: violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, [...]

2020-06-03T09:13:58-05:00June 3rd, 2020|Categories: Design|Tags: , |

Tips For Creating Wearable T-Shirt Designs
From your Screen printing company in Austin TX

Everyone, at one point in their life, has had that t-shirt - the favorite one that gets worn frequently and for years on end, and even when it is too worn out to wear, you still hold onto it folded in the back of your closet. Sometimes this shirt lands the title of “favorite” due [...]

2020-08-17T16:55:12-05:00May 16th, 2020|Categories: Design|Tags: , |

A Guide to Designing a Company Uniform
From RiverCity Screen Printing & Embroidery in Austin TX

Designing uniforms can be intimidating and challenging. Because work wear is something that can represent your brand or company, it can greatly influence how your brand image or company is perceived by clients and consumers. It might take some trial and error to get it right, and there are several different things to consider. Here [...]

2020-09-18T09:49:37-05:00May 1st, 2020|Categories: Design|Tags: , , |

How To Create And Prepare A Design For Screen Printing

Screen printing is an economical way to create promotional products like t-shirts, bags, and other items to raise public awareness of your organization, company, or event. Creating and preparing a design to use is fairly simple and inexpensive. A Simple Design Create a simple design with big lines and not too much fine detail that [...]

2018-07-12T15:44:22-05:00February 19th, 2018|Categories: Design|

Uniforms For Sports Teams

Most schools have a variety of sports teams, and many communities have local leagues as well. The administrators and coaches of these teams make plenty of important decisions, including choosing team uniforms. One thing to keep in mind when looking at uniforms is that there are many different choices available, including how to have your [...]

2018-04-17T13:11:37-05:00November 8th, 2017|Categories: Design|

How the Pantone Color Printing System Can Benefit your Merchandise

When you order a batch of screen-printed shirts for your company, you most likely wanted the printed image to be crisp and clear, with clearly defined colors and bright, vivid hues. Usually, printing companies would rely on the CMYK system, which mixed ink colors together during printing to produce varied results. Taken to another level, [...]

2018-07-12T17:05:15-05:00January 28th, 2017|Categories: Design|

Vector or Raster: Which Is Best for Screen Printing?

One of the biggest questions that you're likely thinking of before you screen print your tees is whether you should use vector or raster graphics. There is a difference between the two which is something that you should consider before you choose to screen print your tee shirts. Raster images are pixel-based, which means that [...]

2017-03-20T11:29:17-05:00December 16th, 2016|Categories: Design, Promotional Products, T-Shirts|Tags: |

How to Use T-Shirts to Promote your Fundraiser

When starting a fundraiser, there are many things to take into consideration. For many, the first thing to take into consideration is an incentive, raffles, etc. — and what to offer. While you could easily offer little trinkets, many people have found success offering T-Shirts personalized to match your cause; and often entice people to [...]

The Key to Designing the Perfect T-Shirt

Creating your own custom t-shirts can be a rewarding experience. Seeing your design come to life and being worn by other folks is nothing short of awesome. One of the most effective ways to promote your brand, organization or event is through custom t-shirts. People may throw away brochures or misplace flyers, but a t-shirt [...]

2017-03-20T11:29:18-05:00September 26th, 2016|Categories: Design|

All About Negative Space

If you are planning to print your own design on T-shirts or other promotional products to promote your event, company or organization, then it would be wise to consider taking a closer look at the negative space in your designs. In a nutshell, the negative space refers to the space found around or between one [...]

2017-03-20T11:29:18-05:00June 26th, 2016|Categories: Design|

A Simple Guide to Logo Design

Designing a logo may seem simple, but it is actually a lot more complicated than most would think. A logo isn’t just a sign or cool symbol, it marks a company’s brand or identity. Today there is a high demand for logo designers and many pay a pretty penny to have their logo expertly crafted. [...]

2017-03-20T11:29:18-05:00March 24th, 2016|Categories: Design|

New Year- New Gear!

It's the New Year, and what better way to get your name out there than with customized products as give-aways, employee incentives, branded apparel, gifts, and so much more! Wearable products are the new Walking Billboard, with hats, sunglasses, t-shirts, and bags to name a few. With over 750,00 items to choose from, choosing a promotional [...]

2019-09-03T11:51:18-05:00January 20th, 2016|Categories: Design, Promotional Products|

An Overview of Embroidery
From your Custom Embroidery Shop in Austin TX

Custom embroidery is a common method for displaying logos for business shirts and t-shirts. Though an embroidered logo can look casual on a t-shirt, it can also look very professional on a polo or other nice work shirt. Not only can logos be embroidered onto a shirt, but also letters, allowing one to express names [...]

2021-06-15T12:13:19-05:00January 7th, 2016|Categories: Design|

Different Apparel Printing Processes

  In the above infographic, we take a look at the pros and cons of four different types of apparel printing:   Digital Printing Digital Printing is the process of printing on textile and garments using specialized or modified inkjet technology. Pros: fast, flexible, and economic. Cons: durability, cracks when folded, can't color match.   [...]

2019-09-03T13:12:04-05:00June 22nd, 2015|Categories: Design, Customized Products|

The Importance of a Strong Brand Identity

Your company means a lot to you. You've worked hard to ensure your brand has the right image and identity, so now it's time to ensure the world knows! Today there are more ways than ever to get your brand identity out to the public, and a great way to start is with branded apparel [...]

2019-02-27T17:39:03-06:00April 24th, 2015|Categories: Design, Promotional Products|
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