A stencil method of printmaking in which an image is imposed on a screen of silk or other fine mesh, with blank areas coated with an impermeable substance, and ink is forced through the mesh onto the printing surface. Also called silkscreen process and screen-printing. A serigraph is a print made by this method.

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  • serigraphy — noun see serigraph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • serigraphy — See serigrapher. * * * …   Universalium

  • serigraphy — noun silk screen printing …   Wiktionary

  • Serigraphy — Сериграфия (станковый способ трафаретной печати); Сериграфия; Трафаретная печать …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • serigraphy — n. process of creating prints through silkscreening …   English contemporary dictionary

  • serigraphy — se·rig·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • serigraphy — /səˈrɪgrəfi/ (say suh rigruhfee) noun the creation of original prints by the silk screen method, the artist designing, making and printing his or her own stencils, and using paint as the printing medium. {seri (representing Latin sēricum silk) +… …  

  • serigraphy — n. the art or process of printing designs by means of a silk screen. Derivatives: serigraph n. serigrapher n. Etymology: irreg. f. L sericum SILK …   Useful english dictionary

  • printing — /prin ting/, n. 1. the art, process, or business of producing books, newspapers, etc., by impression from movable types, plates, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that prints. 3. words, symbols, etc., in printed form. 4. printed material. 5.… …   Universalium

  • Screen-printing — is a printing technique that uses a woven mesh to support an ink blocking stencil. The attached stencil forms open areas of mesh that transfer ink as a sharp edged image onto a substrate. A roller or squeegee is moved across the screen stencil… …   Wikipedia

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