March 7, 2017

Unraveling color gamut constraints

The color models that are the most familiar and frequently used can be divided into two subgroups: RBG and CMYK. The use of these […]
February 23, 2017

4C Print Shop integration with ShipStation

  4C Print Shop partners with ShipStation to bring our customers a new feature. We now offer ShipStation integration! With our new integration customers […]
October 23, 2016

Different methods of t-shirt printing

Direct-to-Garment Printing (DTG) There are a couple of different methods of t-shirt printing. Direct-to-garment printing uses a modified inkjet printer to directly print the […]
October 23, 2016

Design resources for t-shirt printing

So you decided you want to design your own t-shirts? We have plenty of design resources that can aid in this endeavor. If you […]
October 23, 2016

T-shirt and apparel glossarium 1

Blend A yarn or a fabric that is made up of more than one type of fiber. 50/50 50-percent cotton/50-percent polyester fabric; also referred […]
October 23, 2016

What is the direct to garment (DTG) process?

There is a very simple way to bring color and life into a garment just by getting a print on it. These days garment […]
October 23, 2016

The art of digital t-shirt printing

The art of  digital t-shirt printing  starts long before shirts, screens and ink converge on the production floor. It all starts by getting what’s […]
October 23, 2016

The art of printing on non-textile

In today’s digital age, customers are asking for more from us as DTG owners and looking for one stop solutions to their needs. Non-Textile […]
October 23, 2016

T-shirt printing in Orlando

Thinking of using a shirt printing company and live in the Orlando area? Look no further. 4C Print Shop in Four Corners offers a […]
October 23, 2016

Breakdown of custom t-shirt distinction

Custom T-Shirts are classified into several types. Two of the most popular shirt types are heavyweights and lightweights. The heavyweight and lightweight shirt requirements […]
October 23, 2016

Learning more about RGB & CMYK

What is RGB Color? Digital cameras and scanners and create images using combinations of just three colors: Red, Green and Blue (RGB). These are […]
October 23, 2016

Bitmap vs vector image 101

Bitmap images (also known as raster images) are made up of pixels in a grid. Pixels are picture elements; tiny dots of individual color […]
October 23, 2016

Pricing for direct to garment (DTG) printing

When you are getting a price from a printer for Direct to Garment printing, it should be considered how many garments you are getting […]
October 23, 2016

Starting your own t-shirt company

Starting your own t-shirt company requires a little elbow grease and a lot of creativity. But the first and most important step? Researching! Before […]
October 23, 2016

4C Print Shops pathway to brand success

Building a popular brand requires dedication, creativity and perseverance by all parties involved. Brand Success is a group effort. You want your brand to […]
October 23, 2016

Sublimation printing 101

Dye sublimation is a digital printing technology that enables the reproduction of colorful images on common everyday items. Some of these items include clothing […]
October 23, 2016

Pretreatment marks & box around design

When using DTG printing as a decoration method, there are many additional steps that are not necessarily required for traditional decoration methods (such as […]
October 23, 2016

Gimp vs photo editing program

Here at 4C Print Shop we are continuously asked about photo editing programs that can be used as an alternative to Photoshop. While there […]