Gloo Factory Ink.

Community Minded Printing in Tucson, AZ.

Nuclear Resister Says “No Thanks” to Nuclear Power

Last month, the Gloo Factory printed new tote bags and signs for the long-time publication, Nuclear Resister. With the classic smiling sun “Nuclear Power? No Thanks” logo in yellow, red … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Stop Tar Sands!

Today marks Day 38 of a blockade in Texas. For more than a month now, local resistance has maintained a treesit blockade, as well as numerous actions halting the Keystone … Continue reading

November 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pima Area Labor Federation Highlights Union Printing at Gloo Factory

The Pima Area Labor Federation (PALF) is working to be sure voters know the difference between this year’s candidates – even when it comes to campaign materials. PALF visited the … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Bus Riders Rally to Save Ronstadt Center

The Gloo Factory closed business yesterday in solidarity with the Tucson Bus Riders Union. The staff rode the bus to a rally at the Ronstadt Transit Center. We brought along … Continue reading

October 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Dignidad Rebelde

Today the Gloo Factory had the pleasure of visiting with Jesus Barraza and Melanie Cervantes of Digindad Rebelde. They are working with local youth and activist groups such as Tierra … Continue reading

July 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Election Season Keeps the Gloo Factory Busy

We’ve been cranking out yard signs, shirts and stickers for the 2012 primary and general elections. The Gloo Factory is a great place to get printing done for progressive causes.

July 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Dignity Bags Project

The Gloo Factory collaboratew with No More Deaths, Dougla Prieta Women’s Sewing Cooperative, and other organizations to fight for human dignity in the “Border Wars”. Today’s article in the Arizona … Continue reading

May 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

GlooFactory Works with Tucson Teens

GlooFactory Dirties the Hands of Tucson Teens

Screen printer, John Westmore, coaches a group of teens from Catalina Magnate High School in modern screen printing. After explaining the process from transparent positive through exposure, then processing, and right through to laying ink on fabric, John allowed each of the students the experience of getting ink on their hands.

The t-shirt they directed as part of the FindingVoice class at their high school. Since the theme for this year’s project is identity, the students collaborated with a Tucson artist to create a design that represents the collective and unique identities of the 40 plus students. See more of the students work on the FindingVoice Project site at

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

No Coal Export Rally in Oregon

Yesterday, hundreds of Oregon and Washington residents gathered in downtown Portland to protest proposals for the states to become coal export hubs. Oregon and Washington could become the largest coal … Continue reading

May 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tucson’s only union print shop

Gloo Factory Ink. is a full service Union print shop offering custom offset and screen printing on t-shirts, stickers, paper, banners and more. We stock Union made t-shirts, recycled papers, and locally made Fair Trade textiles. You can see many of our products on and


Custom Printing!

Looking for a progressive-minded printer in Tucson? The Gloo Factory can handle a variety of custom jobs, including:
- shirts
- stickers
- custom sewn apparel
- fliers
- signs
- buttons
- booklets
- & more!

Contact us!