Made to Make it Vlog
Made to Make It is a new vlog series, hosted by Ryonet rounder Ryan Moor as a follow-on to the book.
Shot mostly on Ryan’s iPhone, you won’t find any marketing gloss here–just real tips, tricks, advice, and insights from screen printers making it happen, just like you.
Episode 1: The Screen Printing Scene @ FESPA
Ryan explores the ROQ and Lotus Holland booths, and interviews Luke Hodson @awesomemerch and Brett Bowden @printedthreads, at the FESPA Tradeshow in Hamburg Germany.
Episode 2: Ways To Learn In The Business Of Screen Printing
Ryan talks to Brett Bowden of Printed Threads and Christian Martinez of Diverse Minds about strategies for learning in screen printing, business and leadership.
Episode 3: Why Say Thanks and Show Gratefulness
A Memorial Day “thank you” to all who have fought for the freedoms we have every day, plus the benefits that saying thank you and showing gratefulness can have in your life.
Episode 4: How To Offer Screen Printing Fulfillment Services
Ryan talks to three growing print shops who offer fulfillment services to their clients: Printed Threads in Texas, Eco Print Lab in Columbus, OH, and Re13ntless Customs in St. Louis, MO.
Episode 5: Environmentally Friendly Screen Printing Practices
Ryan visits Blue Moon in Ohio to talk about screen printing chemicals and the environment, and some of the things Pierre and team do in their shop to address some of those issues.
Episode 6: How To Find a Screen Printing Niche
Ryan heads to https://shirtsontap.com in San Diego to talk about their niche in craft beer and how they have used it to position their business as a thought leader in their industry.
Episode 7: Interview w/ Pirate Ninja Printshop
Ryan talks to Jarrod Hennis from Pirate Ninja Printshop and http://www.rockfordartdeli.com about the interview he did for the Made To Make It Book and how his business has grown and evolved.
Episode 8: Screen Printing Business Tips from The Ryonet Team
Ryan gets the Ryonet team involved and asked them to share business tips relevant to our new book Made To Make It.
Episode 9: Danger Press on Tying Purpose and Values to Marketing
Ryan goes behind the screens with his iPhone at Danger Press in Atlanta, GA to talk about how they tie their purpose and values to how they market to and serve their customers. Check out Danger Press on IG http://instagram.com/dangerpress/
Episode 10: How Ryonet Finds and Fits Our Team
In this episode we go behind the “screens” at Ryonet to ask Tyler our Director of People and Culture how we find and fit our team. Check out the CVI tool we use and talk about in this vlog here. https://www.taylorprotocols.com/CVI.php
Episode 11: How To Price Your Screen Printing
In this Vlog we dive into the pricing section of the Made To Make It book and explore an updated Cost + pricing model that your shop can use to ensure you are pricing your screen printing services for profitability. Download this exercise here.
Episode 12: Allmade Traveling to Haiti
This week is one year from the first time we went to Haiti to start exploring making a t-shirt better. Learn more about what we do at Allmade and how you can help make it better with us at allmade.com – also learn about joining us on one of our next trips http://www.allmade.com/experience-haiti-with-allmade/.
Episode 13: Total Eclipse T-Shirt Campaign w/ SandiLake
In this episode Ryan heads over to SandiLake Clothing (@sandilakeclothing + https://www.sandilakeclothing.com) to learn how Mel creates successful marketing campaigns for her screen printed t-shirts. This campaign features a shirt for the upcoming Total Eclipse which is starting on the Oregon Coast on August 21st.
Episode 14: Optimizing Your Screen Printing Production w/ NTZ
In this week’s vlog Ryan visits Josh and Deanna at http://ntzink.com in Bend, OR to discover and share some of the ways they have optimized their screen printing production.
Episode 15: How T-Shirt Fabric is Made For Allmade
In this episode the Allmade crew heads to the Carolina’s to learn about how our fabric is made. We start at Unifi and Repreve where we turn recycled water bottles to polyester fiber, visit a local cotton farmer, learn how our fibers are formed into yarn and then knitted and finished in South Carolina. Allmade in the USA! Learn more about Allmade @allmadeapparel and on our website http://www.allmade.com.
Episode 16: Why We Make T-Shirts In Haiti
In this episode Ryan travels with the Allmade® team to Haiti to explore in more depth why and how we make t-shirts in Haiti. Help us make it better @ http://www.allmade.com
Episode 17: Brand Development with Superior Ink Screen Printing
Branding and screen printing go hand to shirt, a great screen printer knows how to bring a brand alive on a t-shirt. In this episode Ryan drops into Superior Ink in Denver CO (http://superiorinkprinting.com) to talk about how they have accentuated both their brand their customers.