MICHIGAN ARTISTS & PRINTERS this design was drawn and screen printed (silk screened) with pride by our skilled illustrators and printers in Ann Arbor. If you’re ever in the area, stop by for a free tour and see how we make your apparel! Tearaway tag.
UNISEX MODERN FIT SIZING this shirt is slightly tapered to be a little less boxy than the old style of mass-market t-shirt. Nothing drastic, and most people wear the same size in our shirts as they do in all of their others, but you might go one size larger if you’re on the fence. It’s a blended fabric, which will not shrink significantly. Our model photos are the real thing – the actual shirt on our salesguy, Rich. He’s 6′ 2, 200 lbs and wearing a large
SOFT FABRICS This is a blended fabric (combed cotton, polyester, and rayon) for a vintage style, retro-feel fabric. The design itself is distressed and aged in appearance.
TOP QUALITY INKS We use QCM screen printing inks, manufactured in Pineville, North Carolina. These are high quality inks – vibrant and durable, and highly crack resistant. This design is intentionally faded and cracked (see product photos), however. We use top of the line printing presses and ovens (to cure inks) made by M&R in Illinois
SAFE CHEMISTRY QCM has been one of the most forward-thinking ink manufacturers in the industry, going phthalate-free over ten years ago – way ahead of the curve. They’re also CFC free and rated as carcinogen-free by the state of California