Digital Apparel and Textiles Studio

The Digital Apparel and Textiles Studio houses a Mimaki Tx300P-1800 wide format printer, a bullet steamer, computerized embroidery equipment, and a digitizing table.

  • The 8-color printer allows creation of photorealistic images with no limit to the range of color possible. Fabrics that can be printed include cottons of all types, various linens, and silk.
  • Students and faculty create both printed yardage and engineered prints for apparel from computer illustrations and photographic images.
  • Students have the opportunity to incorporate digitally printed textiles into their projects and many take advantage of this exciting technology.
  • Undergraduate and graduate students have won numerous awards for designs created with digitally printed textiles.

Learn how students used the digital textile printer to design and create scarves for purchase through the ISU Bookstore.