If you have a fancy screen printing application and want to get rid of all that pesky white background and add a bit of color, you can do so with Silk Screen printing.
You can even add a little shimmer to your prints.
It’s an incredibly simple and quick way to do screen printing in Adobe Creative Suite, and there are lots of tutorials on how to do it, including a tutorial on how you can use it in Illustrator.
It’s definitely a cool addition to your toolbox, and if you want to do a little more screen printing with your work, you should check out this tutorial on creating a nice silk screen print using the FreeDigitalDesigner library.
You’ll find more tutorials like this in Adobe’s Creative Suite library.