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ISS Conference Program 2012: Designed for Success Expand your knowledge and invest in your shop’s future by attending the all-new 2012 conference program. s we round out another 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’ conference programs are ideal opportunities to enhance your expertise as the pages of Impressions come alive in a comprehensive workshop and seminar lineup. Developed by the editors of Impressions, 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 ensure you stay one step ahead of your competition. Today’s most profitable decorators are those who push the envelope, whether it be by adding new embellishing technologies or advancing an existing technique to showcase customers’ artwork in new and unique ways. All 2012 ISS events will feature allday workshops covering the major apparel decorating disciplines facilitated by seasoned industry experts. Take a close look at next year’s offerings and you’ll see that the workshop series has been completely revamped to feature some intriguing allday sessions. Included are: 18 Impressions >> October/November 2011 By Marcia Derryberry, Editor in Chief a Attend one of the ISS 2012 workshops to enhance your appareldecorating skills, master artwork preparation or streamline business practices. In Charlie Taublieb’s all-day special-effects screen printing class, you’ll learn innovative techniques such as those shown in this sample from Allusive Butterfly, Kissimmee, Fla. • “No Limits: Increase Embroidery Profits with the ‘Wow’ Factor” by Deborah Jones, My Embroidery Mentor • “Special Effects Shirt Treatments and Embellishing” by Charlie Taublieb, Taublieb Consutling • “Master Photoshop the Easy Way” by Dane Clement, Great Dane Graphics • “The PROFITcycle — Take Control of Your Business” by Greg Kitson, Mind’s Eye Graphics Register early for just $99 and you’ll come away with a treasure trove of information to make your investment return big profits in new and repeat business once you put your newfound skills to work. ISS 2012 Winter/Spring Schedule Long Beach Orlando Atlantic City Columbus Jan. 20-22 Feb. 17-18 March 9-11 May 4-5 Register now for free expo and early-bird education discounts:

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Impressions - October/November 2011

Impressions - October/November 2011
First Impressions
From the Show Director
Product Gallery
ISS Conference Program 2012: Designed for Success
Laser Etching on Performancewear
On the Move
It Pays to Take Shirt Design Online
The Digital Difference
For Screen Printers Only
Online Directory
Tech Tips
Business to Business
Ad Index

Impressions - October/November 2011