This Photoshop video tutorial demonstrates how to simulate screen printing, separately applying colours and black, to give an image a handcrafted look.

This specific video tutorial is from the Deke’s Techniques series presented by lynda.com writer Deke McClelland. The total Deke’s Techniques series offers short video tutorials on Photoshop and Illustrator projects, and features real world examples that can be applied to imaginative projects right away.

Separating colours for simulated process silk screen printing can be a difficult task at best. And you often require years of experience to get it right when doing it physically in a program like Photoshop. Here’s a video tutorial that explains how to separate colours for printing in Photoshop and also shows you what the software Spot Process does.