Also called silkscreen process. a printmaking technique in which a mesh cloth is stretched over a heavy wooden frame and the design, painted on the screen by tusche or affixed by stencil, is printed by having a squeegee force color through the pores of the material in areas not blocked out by a glue sizing.
a print made by this technique.
verb (used with object)
to print by silkscreen.
of, made by, or printed with silkscreen.
[silk-stok-ing] /ˈsɪlkˈstɒk ɪŋ/ adjective 1. rich or luxurious in dress. 2. aristocratic or wealthy: a silk-stocking neighborhood. noun 3. a person who dresses richly or luxuriously. 4. an aristocratic or wealthy person. Silicon Valley
noun 1. any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Garrya, of the western U.S., having evergreen foliage and flowers in pendulous catkins.
noun 1. a tree, Albizia julibrissin, of the legume family, native to Asia, having pinnate leaves and plumelike pink flowers and widely cultivated as an ornamental.
noun 1. any milkweed, the pods of which contain a silky down. noun 1. another name for milkweed (sense 1)