Dane Clement


Dane Clement is president of Great Dane Graphics, a company specializing in pre-separated artwork specifically designed for use by screen printers, embroiderers and digital decorators. Clement has been in the industry for more than 20 years designing artwork, is a frequent speaker at industry events, a regular contributor to industry trade publications, and author of T-Shirt Artwork Simplified, a full-color, step-by-step guide to creating artwork with Adobe and Corel graphics programs. Contact Clement at or visit

Graphic design
graphic design
Creating a good overall composition and taking into consideration all the fundamentals that go into that is a good place to start.
Textured design (Image courtesy Great Dane Graphics)
Solid colors vs. textured (Image courtesy Great Dane Graphics)
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quality artwork
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