The show is over and it was fantastic! We shot a LOT of video and will be having a T-Shirt Report Show up by this weekend. If you did not make it to Long Beach you really missed the biggest trade show in this industry. Watch for updates and videos soon!
I have my bags packed and am ready for my yearly trek to the Long Beach ISS Show. This year I am excited to announce I am doing FOUR seminars/workshops. It is going to be a great show and I think I have hard hitting topics you will enjoy. You can learn more about the show at www.ISSShows.com and register for one of my workshops HERE.
Here are all the details:
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Color Separations
Room: 103A Session Number:W06 Thursday, January 18, 2018: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
This is a hands-on Workshop. Bring a laptop and follow along with Scott as he takes you through the entire process and teaches you how to do color separations in vector programs like Adobe Illustrator and CorelDRAW and how to do high-end separations in Adobe Photoshop. You will learn all about spot color, CMYK, Simulated Process, Index Color and more. Attendees will receive work files to use in the class and a small mini-manual with all the key points.
In this Workshop, you will learn:
- How to do t-shirt color separations
- The basics of vector programs Adobe Illustrator and CorelDRAW
- The basics of Adobe Photoshop
*Please be sure to bring your laptop computer as they will not be provided.
The Secrets of High-End Printing NEW!
Room: 102A Session Number:S04 Friday, January 19, 2018: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
This Seminar will teach you the secrets the pros know when doing high-end printing. From proper artwork creating, to having great color separations, proper halftone film output, great screen making, proper press setup and more, you will learn the key points to every part of the process that will make you a better printer and give you the tools you need to print vibrant, photorealistic prints on light and dark shirts. Even if you are a manual printer with a 6-color press, this session will help you.
In this Seminar, you will learn:
- To take your shop to the next level
- Hidden tips the pros know about doing high-end jobs
- How to make your company better overall
Garment Decorating Marketing 101: So You Want to Make Money? NEW!
Room: 102A Session Number:S10 Friday, January 19, 2018: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
This Seminar is presented by Scott Fresener, who is considered one of the great marketers in this industry. You will learn how to take your business to the next level with “old school” techniques along with the very latest in website funnels, social media/Facebook marketing, using traditional printed pieces and more. You will leave with samples of great marketing pieces you can customize and use in your own shop today.
In this Seminar, you will learn:
- The basics of industry marketing
- How to use social media
- Keys to getting new customers
Room: Onsite Learning Area – Arena Session Number:D08
Sunday, January 21, 2018: 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
This short Onsite Learning Seminar will help you become successful with your direct-to-garment machine. Or, if you are thinking of buying a machine, you will learn the good, the bad and the ugly about the process. Scott shares his experience from the early days of DTG until toady’s technology. You will leave knowing there’s a place in any decorated apparel shop for DTG and how it fits within your business.