Printing with Speedball Speed Screens

August 18, 2022


When: Aug 18th from 11:00 – 12:30 (PST).

Printing with Speedball Speed Screens

Join Christina Jacobs who is part of a husband and wife duo Arsenal Handicraft in this informational demo, and learn how to use Speedball Speed Screens!  Christina will teach you how to create beautiful screen prints of your artwork with a high level of detail. You will learn how to mix any colour of metallic inks and how to print gradients of colour. The printing will be demoed on paper although the same techniques can be used to print on fabric.  


Materials List:  

Speedball Speed Screens Kit

Speedball Acrylic Screen Printing Ink (Silver)

Akua Liquid Pigment (Pthalo Blue and Pyrrole Orange)

Speedball Extender Base

Transparent Base or Varnish (Gloss)

Speedball Block Out Tape

Printmaking Paper (Speedball Printmaking Paper Pads)


Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Artist Bio:

Join Christina Jacobs in this informational demo, and learn how to use Speedball Speed Screens. She creates nature focused pieces of art inspired by her travels and home base near Detroit, Michigan. Original illustrations are screen printed by hand with uniquely blended metallic and glow in the dark inks. The narrative quality of Arsenal’s work has been sought out by like minded storytellers, including musicians, filmmakers, comedians, and game designers. 



Instagram/Tik Tok: @arsenalhandicraft


Brand Bio:


Speedball’s® rich history of manufacturing fine art materials began in Camden, NJ in 1899.  Since that time, Speedball’s offerings have grown and evolved but our dedication to providing our customers with superior products and service at an affordable price remains the same.  Speedball® not only works to deliver superior quality products to the artists it serves, but also hopes to foster an environment that allows its employees to cultivate the best for themselves-both inside and outside of Speedball’s doors.  This employee-centric atmosphere attracts just the kind of people you’d want to have creating materials for you—those who are devoted to doing their best each and every day.  The team here has many employees that have dedicated most, if not all, of their careers to mastering their crafts at Speedball, only adding to the consistently top-quality materials and service we’re able to offer you.



Instagram: @speedball_art

Facebook: @SpeedballArtProducts

YouTube: SpeedballArt

Pintrest: @speedballart

August 18, 2022
11:00 am - 12:30 pm