How to Create Your Own Gig Posters, Band T-Shirts, Album Covers, & Stickers

How to Create Your Own Gig Posters, Band T-Shirts, Album Covers, & Stickers by Ruthann Godollei

Screenprinting, Photocopy Art, Mixed-Media

Format: Trade Paperback , 160 Pages
ISBN: 9780760343142
Publisher: Voyageur Press
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Whether your band is just starting out or touring the nation, here’s how you can build its identity by making your own unique gig posters, custom T-shirts, album covers, record sleeves, and stickers. Fans want cool and creative band merchandise, and this book gives you the tools and information you need to create your own.
 
Author Ruthann Godellei is an artist and printmaking professor at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, with vast experience making gig posters as well as teaching band members how to make their own. She explains, with step-by-step instructions and photos, techniques like screenprinting, photocopy art, mixed-media collage, stencil, stamping, and other guerilla art styles.
 
Included as well is a gallery of art and artists to inspire you in creating your band’s look with your merch.

 

Ruthann Godellei (St.Paul, MN) is an artist and printmaking professor at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota. Her work is in collections such as the Frederick R. Weisman Museum at the University of Minnesota, Rutgers University, Syracuse University, and the Centre for Fine Print Research, Bristol, UK.
Format: Trade Paperback , 160 Pages
ISBN: 9780760343142
Illustrations: 490 color & 10 b/w photos
Size: 8.5 in x 11 in / 216 mm x 279 mm
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Introduction
1 Stencils
2 Linocuts and Woodcuts
3 Digital Printing and Photocopies
4 Screenprinting
5 Stamping
6 Now That You Have the Printing Bug . . .
Resources
Index