09.15.10 - October First Friday Exhibit
Join us on Friday, October 1st from 7-10pm as we host the opening reception of "The Rabbit Hearted Girl". Artwork of Meghan Stratman. Live screen printing by Screen Ink.
08.18.10 - September Artist Exhibit
07.20.10 - August First Friday
Join us in welcoming Lauren Herzak-Bauman and her wonderful clay works back to Nebraska on Friday, August 6th from 7-10pm! Lauren is a former student of the University of Nebraska with schooling in Ohio, Nebraska and Minnesota who currently resides and maintains a studio in Minneapolis. Her work is inspired by her life and world travels.
07.20.10 - Biiklops Closing Show!
We are having a closing show for those of you who were not able to attend the opening. Come on down on the last Friday of July (30th) from 6-9pm for some live screen printing and pick yourself up some locally designed and silk screened, limited edition posters before they are all sold out!
07.04.10 - Biiklops says Thank You!
What an excellent turnout we had for our first annual Biiklops Poster Show! A special thank you goes out to the artists and the event sponsors as well! We would have never been able to put together such a fun, crazy, hectic event without your food, drinks, services, schwag and hype.We are already looking forward to next year!
05.15.10 - June Exhibit
Join us in welcoming the artwork of local painter Kimberly Brown to our gallery! We will also be taking one of her paintings and offering live screen printing on t-shirts of your choice.
04.24.10 - Lincoln Earth Day Event
Today is the Lincoln Earth Day event at Antelope Park and we are a proud sponsor! We will have a booth with a limited edition of t-shirts for the event. Come on down and see us from 2-6 pm!
04.05.10 - May Exhibit
Please join us on Friday, May 7th and take in the photography of H A Waring Johnson. A woman with a passion for photography with a focus on nature in the mid-west.
03.15.10 - April Exhibit
This is one you shouldn't miss. We've got a collection of monoprints designed and printed by artists from across the nation. Think of that awesome silkscreened show poster you saw at that concert you recently attended. Now take a single ink color from that poster and drop it onto a new sheet with a color from a multitude of other awesome show posters. That's the unique beauty of a monoprint.
02.08.10 - March First Friday
Please come and check out Oodles of Doodles, a collective of characters created over our cold winter months by both Ryan Holt and Peter Morris, perhaps better known in this case as Lightning Holt and Pocketwookie.
First Friday, March 5th.
Show starts at 7 and runs until whenever we grow tired. Art will be up all month.
01.19.10 - February Exhibition Canceled
Our February artist had to postpone her show due to some travel issues. We are certainly sad about the missed opportunity but are still quite excited to kick off the year with a two artist exhibit in March! More details to come.
12.23.09 - Winter Weather Closings
We are closed today, Wednesday December 23rd and will reopen again on Monday, December 28th. We will also be closed on Thursday the 31st and Friday the 1st, then reopen on the following Monday.
10.25.09 - November First Friday Event
Screen Ink is proud to present new work by artist Ben Swift beginning November 6th in our storefront gallery. The exhibit will feature a variety of new artwork by Swift, including paintings, screen-printed posters and fine art prints, watercolor illustrations, and pieces created under the eyeskull moniker.
On opening night, in addition to the fine arts on display, several t-shirt designs will be available for print-on-demand application on a variety of ready to wear items, or people may bring their own garments to print on. A limited number of eyeskull can koozies and stickers will also be available.
Event Details:First Friday Art WalkOpening Reception November 6thExhibit will run through November 30th
08.20.09 - Photography by Steve Andel
Come on down and check out the first show for this local photographer. His approach is basic but his eye for framing, color and content is fantastic!
08.01.09 - T-SHIRT DESIGN COMPETITION!
Open Harvest and Screen Ink want your design input! We will be selecting 4 designs and running a limited edition of artist series organic cotton t-shirts to be available at the expanded coop grand opening later this year.
The deadline for entries is September 15th, see our blog for all the details and get inspired!
07.13.09 - August First Friday
On Friday, August 7th, we will be launching the solo exhibition of local artist George Sisson. The artists reception will be from 6-10 on Friday evening. George promised us some brand new pieces so come down and see some new work from a Lincoln veteran of the local art scene.
06.24.09 - Sculptures by Blade
Come on down July 3rd as we celebrate the work of John "Blade" Wiederspan. We will have some photography as well as metal sculptures on display for the month of July. The reception will be held on the first Friday of the month from 6-10pm. Hope to see you down here!
05.15.09 - The Freestyle 50
Come join us to kick off our next exhibition for the month of June. There will be 50 skateboards which have been creatively modified by 38 artists that will be adorning our gallery walls. Reception will be from 6-10pm on Friday, June 5th. Hope to see you down here, it should be a hoot!
04.24.09 - May Artist
Photography by Dave Norris will be on display for the month of May. All black and white prints from Seattle to Dublin, London to New York. Reception will be held on May 1st from 6-10 pm.
03.23.09 - April Artist
Come on down on first Friday and check out the screen print work from Fred at Hosco Press. Reception will be from 7-9 on Friday, April 3rd.
Yes, we sell blank goods too! Come in and purchase single tshirts or sets of 3 at unbeatable prices. We carry American Apparel, Alternative Apparel, Anvil, Gildan, Hanes and Fruit of the Loom.
03.09.09 - Recycled Tshirt Sale
Starting at this very second and ending on Earth day, April 22nd, we are offering our customers a $.50 per shirt discount on both blanks and screen printed recycled cotton garments. Come in and get your soft and comfy organic or recycled cotton tees!
02.17.09 - Posters Posters Posters
We have finally conquered the poster print. We can run up to 19" x 25" poster size. Preferably using spot colors but a process color design might be an exciting challenge for us so do not be afraid to throw it down. Now smaller size printing is certainly possible as well so if you have some cool ideas for fliers, handbills or postcards we can certainly get you some prices for these custom screen printed goodies as well.
02.17.09 - February Artist
We have booked an artist for February. Jason Ortiz, local photographer and designer will have his artwork up for the entire month of February so come on down and check it out. Reception will be Friday, February 6th from 6pm until whenever we retire for the evening!
Hello World. We have clearly been neglecting to update our site so here is a small plug just to let you know we are still alive! If you have never heard of Alternative Apparel then come down and check out what we have in stock. Apparel for men and women, either blank or customizable. Just tell us what you want on it!
12.06.08 - November Artist
This month we have an assortment of work by local artist Jason Buckner. He does some tremendous watercolor work as well as mixed media painting. Come and see his work up all month and be sure to come by for his not so common Last Friday reception!
12.06.08 - October Artist
Click Image to Enlarge : Come on down, have some corn fritters and a bit of the ham swirl. Drink a beer or sip on a glass of boxed wine and enjoy the show.
08.16.08 - Our very first art show
The first Friday of every month will kick off our monthly solo art exhibits. A new artist every month will be exclusively adorning our walls with their work. Come and see the works of Lincoln local Jeff Sayers this September! Artist reception will be September 5th from 6pm until we grow tired. Hope to see you there!
06.20.08 - The New Location
Hey All. We have officially moved the shop and are now downtown at 416 South 11th Street. There is still a little bit of work to be done but we still want your business!
05.21.08 - The Big Move!
If all goes well we should be in our new location in downtown Lincoln by August! Sadly, we cannot reveal the exact location to the public yet, but will do so when the doors open to the public. With this more central location we will be offering bicycle deliveries which will be tracked and documented to show how much fuel emissions each delivery saves. We can extrapolate on this feature as the project develops so stay tuned...
05.21.08 - Jason in the Journal Star
Check out the article in the "402" section about local businesses thinking green and our boss Jason, the minimalist, doing what he does.
12.05.08 - Advertising Specialties
Please remember that we offer more than just screen printing and embroidery. There are all sorts of advertising products available for customization at Screen Ink so take advantage of our online quoting system to get some pricing!
02.03.08 - Haymarket Theatre
We recently completed some tshirts for the Haymarket Theatre. This will be a wonderful and ongoing exchange. Upon delivery, my man Fred comped us some tickets to last nights show: Executive Function or a Story About a Dog Named Rudolph. Great theatre, great show, great people.
Keep yourself informed and pay the theatre a visit, we highly recommend it:
12.05.08 - Annual Inventory Sale
It's that time of year again. We've got quite a bit of blank inventory to get rid of as well as some over-run printed garments. All of which are priced to sell at below wholesale prices!
All sorts of sizes and colors, brands and styles. If you would like to gather a bundle of clearance inventory for decorating. We can price your total bundle of garments for that too!
Example pricing listed is pre-tax and does not include set-up charge.
Come on in and check out our discounts. We'll even give a $10 discount on orders of $50 or more (not qualified for printed orders).
10.27.07 - Stella Boutique
Jules from Stella contacted us recently regarding some tshirts she wanted to have printed for her awesome little store in downtown Lincoln. We did a heavily distressed print on the Alternative Apparel Burnout Tees and they turned out pretty great. We will be adding their print to the showcase very soon.
10.27.07 - Mustache Open
Earlier this summer we, once again, printed a run of tshirts for a group of fellas that put together a very unique golf tournament. Well, they have a website now and are planning to spread this tournament across the country so grow that stache, work on your game and check them out. We hope to be adding some photos to our showcase soon...
10.27.07 - Okto Beerfest
Sponsoring this fundraiser for the Nebraska State Stroke Association was extremely fun. We were happy to participate and plan to continue to do so for years to come. There were tons of beer vendors, lots of food, live music (bagpipes!) and a silent auction. Thanks to Darlene the event coordinator for contacting us and thanks to Dustin at Dinger Associates for providing some wonderful design work for the event.
10.27.07 - Remedy Drive
We finished up a big run of American Apparel Track Jackets for Remedy Drive earlier this summer. Awesome guys with awesome merch.
09.16.07 - Screen Ink. goes Green
We are proud to announce that we have officially switched all of our screen washing and screen reclaiming chemicals to completely soybean based products made from 100% American grown soybeans. You can now consider us the exclusive eco-friendly screen printers of Lincoln!
Check out Lincoln in a round-a-bout way. We're excited to be doing shirts for such a great project.
09.12.07 - Super Sale
In an effort to eliminate some inventory we've decided to have a ridiculously generous sale. Come in and pick out various caps and polos (by the dozen) and your embroidery price to personalize these garments is all you will be charged! That means that the garments are free folks, you simply pay for the labor. You can't go wrong with a deal like that now can you?
12.04.06 - This week
This week we are doing some shirts for Lincolns City Impact. Their program is called Gifts of Love and were glad to help.
11.11.06 - This week
This week we screen printed some shirts for The Food Bank of Lincoln. The Food Bank has recently launched the Food Bank / LPS Backpack program and we are excited to help.
10.12.06 - Giving proof
10% discount on your first order. Let us show you the quality of our product and the unparalleled turnaround time. Simply mention that our web site discount when placing your order.
09.06.06 - Providing Options
We have some new programs that will be available soon for schools and businesses interested in locking down consistent prices all year and avoiding complicated re-ordering processes and design issues.