Block Printing : The oldest known form of printing known to man. Motifs are obtained by the use of wooden, linoleum or copper blocks. This hand operation is very tedious. Production rate is very slow with this process and pricing is generally high.. There has to be a separate block used for each color chosen by the designer.
The idea behind the Fashion Industry Network is to help educate one another. Therefore, I thought that I would use the blog feature to provide a few definitions regarding printing.