Meaning of silkscreen
Pronunciation: (silk'skrēn"), [key]
- Also calleda 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.
- to print by silkscreen.
- of, made by, or printed with silkscreen.
- silkscreen (Thesaurus)