Family Reunion T-Shirt

Materials

  • Grey T-shirt, any size
  • Tulip Soft Fabric Paints: Sunshine Yellow, Ebony, Crimson Red
  • Tulip Dimensional Fabric Paint: Real Red, Basic Black
  • White copy paper

Tools

  • Foam stamp: bee, alphabet
  • Paint sponges
  • Shirt board or cardboard
  • Chalk pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Wash and dry shirt without fabric softener. Insert shirt board or cardboard.

STEP 2

  • For bee, use sponge to apply paint to stamp. Apply Sunshine Yellow to bee’s middle stripe and tail and Ebony to face, mid-section, and wings. Stamp shirt as shown.

STEP 3

  • Stamp family’s name Crimson Red. Outline letters with Basic Black. Using Fig. 1 as a guide, use black fabric-safe marker or Basic Black to add desired lettering. Quick Tip: Trace lettering in chalk before painting.

STEP 4

  • Use chalk pencil to draw frame. Outline one side Real Red; cover wet paint with paper and press with hands. Repeat for remaining sides, using a clean sheet of paper each time.

STEP 5

  • Paint details Basic Black. Wait 72 hours before washing on gentle cycle with mild detergent.
by Suzie Shinseki
Fig. 1
Fig. 1 Family Reunion T-shirt
Family Reunion T-shirt Family Reunion T-shirt
Family Reunion T-shirt