February '13

For the Business of Apparel Decorating

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From Software to Substrate |||| The type was reshaped and set to an arc through the warp effect setting, adjusting it to be horizontal and to bend to 30 percent. It was stretched into place then duplicated a couple of times to make the outlines. Adding several strokes to the duplicate layer allowed the artist to build a thick background outline and paste it back in. For the dashed lines that simulate stitching, the artist adjusted the weight on the stroke panel to 2 pts and checked the dashed line box. This "twill" part of the graphic would be printed with a stone and mid-gray ink mixed with a sculpture base. 18 | Printwear PW_FEB13b.indd 18 February 2013 1/21/13 11:25 AM

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