Durham Short Run Shirts is the go-to small batch t-shirt printer for Arts in the Triangle. Bring us your bands, dance companies, theaters, art gallery openings, specialty shirt projects, film festivals, events and small businesses, and we’ll set you up with great custom screen printed shirts.

From your artwork submission to job completion, we’ll let you know how your project is progressing along the way. We take orders from 12-2000 pieces in house. We print posters and stickers too! 

With 25 years of illustration and graphic design experience, we can set you up with a great looking logo or image to suit your needs. Starting your own brand? Give us a shout– we can talk over what you need to get going. Our senior operator Madge will be happy to assist you.

You can find us on Instagram and Facebook to see our most recent print jobs, and generally see what we’ve been up to.

Just some of the clients on our list: Durham Public Schools, North Carolina Museum of Art, City of Raleigh, Burt’s Bees, Curtis Eller’s American Circus, Bull City Pilates & Massage, Hunky Dory Durham, Spreedly, ShaLeigh Dance Works, HandsOn Canine Massage, Durham Fruit,  Bull City Pet Sitting, The Durham Literacy Center

ShaLeigh C


I am a return customer and would absolutely recommend Durham Short Runs! I have been pleased with both their pricing and their products! Jamie offers excellent recommendations and my customers have been pleased! She has even hand delivered our merchandise straight to the venue for us! Love this company and their personalized approach!

Yelp! Review:
Helen K.

Durham Short Run Shirts is fantastic. Their work is high quality and the service is unbeatable. I’m so grateful they are here in Durham. We do a good deal of printing for shirts and sweatshirts. Finally having a reliable go-to is such a relief!

Yelp! Review:
Curtis E.


The American Circus uses Durham Short Run Shirts for all our band t-shirt and merch printing. Great shirts, fast turnaround and personal service. If you’re a musician looking for a local t-shirt printer, you can’t do better. Highly recommended!