Learn how to GOCCO print your own T-shirts, tote bags and more in this 3-hour Goccomatic induction. No experience required!
In this induction you will learn how to:
- Set up artwork for gocco
- Prepare a gocco screen for printing
- Print onto fabric
- Seal your design with a heat press
Studio 13, Abbeymount Studios
2 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5AN
Please note there is limited accessibility; the print studio is on the first floor, up 2 flights of stairs, and there is no lift in the building.
What to bring
There's no need to bring anything in particular, we'll provide everything you need. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting a bit messy, just in case.
What is GOCCO?
GOCCO is a Japanese screen-making machine created by the RISO company that can be used it to hand-print onto fabric.
The environmental benefits of GOCCO over traditional screen printing include:
- significantly reduced energy consumption,
- significantly reduced water usage, and
- no need for harmful chemicals
After completing an induction you will be able to book a DIY printing session to produce your own garments.