Decorated apparel equipment dealer Graphics Solutions Group is holding an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 7 at its headquarters in Dallas. The event will include a vendor showcase, equipment demos, free T-shirts and other giveaways, a tour of the facility and free lunch.
The Dallas headquarters is located at 4601 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, TX 75244. RSVP by sending an email to email@example.com.
Also in November are a full slate of educational classes at GSG’s five regional locations. Here’s the schedule:
Nov. 7: Intro to Screen Printing in Tulsa, OK: The class walks students through the process of starting up or adding apparel screen printing to your business. The class combines lecture time with hands-on training, covering film options, screen making, inks, press setup and registration, printing techniques and troubleshooting.
Nov. 7: Digital Preventative Maintenance in Houston: Roland-trained instructors teach proper daily cleaning methods for any large-format or inkjet printer. Also, how to diagnose problems, make repairs and replace consumable parts.
Nov. 13 to 14: Car Wrap in Dallas: This two-day class on the profitable vehicle wrap market is taught by Jeff Wagner, a 3M-certified installer. Topics include design, choosing materials and surface prep. The second day of the class includes a full-wrap install.
Nov. 13: Intro to Embroidery in Houston: Learn successful embroidery techniques on a wide range of fabrics and materials as well as how to select the proper stabilizer, needle and hoop.
Nov. 13: Advanced Embroidery in Houston: Learn how to digitize your own embroidery designs, as well as stitch types, artwork requirements and how to create production-friendly designs. Other topics include appliqué and 3-D foam.
Nov. 21: Alternative Lighting in Baton Rouge, LA: Learn new ways to light up sign cabinets in this come-and-go event, held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It covers LED fluorescent lighting options from a variety of manufacturers.
More information is available at gogsg.com.