Skyscreen Pvt Ltd has recently opened a new t-shirt printing / garment decoration studio-cum-demo centre in Mumbai, under the brand Skyscreen Fashion. The studio is conveniently located adjacent to Skyscreen’s existing head office at Sion in Central Suburb of Mumbai.
The Studio houses advanced Graphic designing system, Mirage DTG (from Azonprinter, Croatia), Stahls’ complete t-shirt printing facility such as heat press (for different applications), stocks of wide range of CAD-CUT and CAD-COLOR heat transfer vinyl films, GCC cutting plotters, Roland digital print-n-cut machine.
Demo-cum-Training centre: Printers and entrepreneurs, wanting to start their personalised t-shirt printing business can now visit Skyscreen’s studio (by prior appointment) to understand the concept and get hands on experience. Customers can come for trials before making investment decision and training after installation of equipment.
Garment decoration job work: Moreover, to keep the Studio always on a working mode, Skyscreen has also started accepting orders for t-shirt printing/garment decoration from advertising agencies, events management companies, individuals, corporates, NGOs, mobile stores, garment manufacturers, institutes, etc. The Studio is now running on full stream with orders. This way, prospective customers visiting the studio get opportunity to see live jobs. Skyscreen Studio currently undertakes both custom made t-shirt printing as well as it supplies ready to use heat transfer stickers to large garment manufacturers in bulk quantity.
The Skyscreen’s complete studio also offers 3-dimensional service, viz, live demonstration for prospective customers, training to customers, and fashion job work (custom made t-shirt printing as well as supply of heat transfer stickers to manufactures). Perhaps Skyscreen is the only company in India, offering comprehensive print solutions – screen printing materials and garment decoration products and services.
Commenting on the new project, Anil Brahmbhatt, Managing Director of Skyscreen Pvt Ltd, says “Although our major area of business is still screen printing sector, we added digital and heat transfer element into our growing product portfolio under the category – ‘Skyscreen Fashion’. The Fashion world is now exploring digital garment printing, sublimation and new generation concepts such as heat transfer vinyl films. By setting up this full-fledged studio, we now offer total solutions for garment decoration.”
Infrastructure @ the Studio …..
Mirage DTG from Azonprinter, Croatia: Skyscreen’s new studio has the newly introduced Mirage DTG from Azonprinter, Croatia. Mirage features large 600 x 800 mm format which is capable of printing on a wide range of finished garments such as T-shirts, sleeves, jeans, apron, cloth panels and more. Specially designed for industrial production and large quantities, Mirage has easy exchangeable dual-platen platform technology. The DTG delivers reliable quality printing solution. The DTG machine comes with superb and outstanding features in terms of wide color gamut, durability. Mirage is perfectly adaptive for large-scale facilities or even smaller printing applications. With various platens the fabric is fixed inside the frame, before or later cut and sewed. Faster production, more flexibility and high efficiency.
Stahls heat press (For t-shirt transfer, cap and football transfer): Skyscreen offers Clam basic heat press, Auto Clam open heat press and Dual Air Fusion heat press (Hotronix). These particularly user-friendly heat presses operate without a compressor, yet have an auto-open function using built-in magnets. The Sprint® Mag presses have digital timer, pressure and temperature read-outs. For production and demo purpose the Skyscreen studio has two semi auto heat presses (Stahls) – 11 x 15 inch and 15 x 20 inch production area.
Stahls’ CAD-CUT & CAD-COLOR heat transfer vinyl films: Skyscreen imports and keeps stock of a wide range of Stahls’ heat transfer vinyl films.
CAD-CUT: Glitter Flake, Premium plus Sublistop, Premium plus Acrylic PSA carrier, Chameleon, Foil, Basic Film plus Acrylic PSA carrier, Fashion Reflect, Glow in Dark, Flock and Silicon 3D.
CAD-COLOR: (Glitter flake, FoilTek, PU Ideal, SuperTek, SuperTek Sublistop, Glow in Dark, etc) heat transfer vinyl films:
GCC cutting plotter: Skyscreen distributes ExpertII Professional Cutting Plotters from GCC Taiwan, which are available for demo in the Skyscreen Studio. The Studio has 3 GCC cutting plotters which are constantly on production mode. The GCC ExpertII cutting plotter provides optimum speed, superior quality, solid reliability, unmatched value for money.
Roland Print-n-Cut machine (BN-20): Additionally Skyscreen has deployed this print-cut machine to print and cut customers’ designs on CAD-COLOR heat transfer vinyl film for multi color jobs. The machine is supported by Roland’s VersaWorks software.