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ISS CONFERENCES ISS Conference Program 2012 Up Close: Digital Decorating New and seasoned digital decorators can improve their skills by attending the all-new 2012 conference program. By Marcia Derryberry, Editor in Chief Attend the digital decorating seminars and all-day workshop at ISS Orlando and all 2012 shows, facilitated by Chris Bernat of Vapor Apparel (shown) and others. Classes are designed to enhance your skills and raise the bar on your business’ decorating expertise. ow that we’re into another exciting and profitable year in apparel decorating, have you thought about how you can take your new or existing business to the next level? The key to succeeding in this competitive marketplace is to be a savvy shop owner who is constantly raising the bar. And that means always learning new and improved processes, techniques and business procedures. The Imprinted Sportswear Shows’ (ISS) conference programs present ideal opportunities to enhance your expertise as the pages of Impressions come alive in a comprehensive workshop and seminar lineup. Developed by Impressions editors, the ISS sessions feature top-notch educators, many of whom regularly contribute to Impressions’ editorial content. And we’ve completely revamped the 2012 conference program to ensure you have plenty of opportunities to enhance your skills. Whether you’re just getting started in apparel decorating or are a seasoned shop owner, it’s crucial to your business’ success that you hone your craft to en24 n sure you stay one step ahead of your competition. Even if your shop currently specializes in just one discipline — digital decorating, for example — you can always improve on your expertise. All 2012 ISS events feature a solid lineup of digital decorating and graphic arts sessions — including one all-day workshop by industry expert Dane Clement of Great Dane Graphics. Take a close look at this year’s offerings: • “Master Photoshop the Easy Way” by Dane Clement, Great Dane Graphics • “Rhinestones are Still Relevant, Popular and — Best of All — Profitable!” by Craig Mertens, Digital Art Solutions • “Remixing Uniforms for Sports & Spirit — Big Ideas for All-Star Looks” by Courtney Matlick, Stahls’ CAD-CUT Direct • “Two-Minute T-Shirts” by Jimmy Lamb, Sawgrass Technologies • “Logos to Win Every Bid” by Jason Murphy, GroupeSTAHL Sales Alliance • “Reality 101: Direct-to-Garment Printing and Digital Sublimation” by Chris Bernat, Vapor Apparel • “Print and Cut for Apparel and More” by Bob Robinson, Imprintables Warehouse • “Dynamic Design Techniques Using CorelDraw” by Craig Mertens, Digital Art Solutions • “Performance Apparel 101” by Chris Bernat, Vapor Apparel • “Breaking the Rules of Sublimation” by Jimmy Lamb, Sawgrass Technologies • “How to Create Killer Artwork for Digital Printing” by Dane Clement, Great Dane Graphics Register early for just $99 for the fullseminar package to take as many seminars as you’d like. Or pre-register and pay just $25 for individual seminars (workshops are $99) and you’ll come away with a wealth of information to make your investment return big profits in new and repeat business once you put your newfound skills to use. ISS 2012 Schedule Orlando Atlantic City Columbus Las Vegas Atlanta Ft. Worth Feb. 17-18 March 9-11 May 4-5 Aug. 12-14 Sept. 7-8 Sept. 27-29 Register now for free expo and early-bird education discounts: Impressions | February 2012

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Impressions - February 2012

Impressions - February 2012
First Impressions
From the Show Director
Product Gallery
ISS Conferences
Flocking Meets Fashion
How to Choose a DTG Printer, Part 2
Working Wearables
Shop Spotlight
Embroidery Technique
Embroidery Production
Screen Printing Graphics & Design
For Screen Printers Only
Digital Decorating
Online Directory
Business to Business
Ad Index

Impressions - February 2012