iLoveToCreate America's Birthday Tee

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by Kristen Thompson, iLoveToCreate®

iLoveToCreate America's Birthday Tee

You'll be the star attraction at your barbeque because no one else's patriotic attire will hold a candle to this festive tee that you can easily make with Tulip fabric paints.

Project Details

  • Level:beginnger
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    For best results, please read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo for color and design placement.
  • 2
    Place candle pattern under contact paper and trace with pen. Cut out with craft knife to create stencil.
  • 3
    Insert Fashion Form inside shirt.
  • 4
    Place stencil on tee, pressing firmly on edges to prevent paint seepage.
  • 5
    Squeeze out Gold Metallic paint onto palette. Dip sponge into paint, tap off excess and apply to flame part of stencil.
  • 6
    Squeeze out Glacier White paint onto palette. Dip sponge into paint, tap off excess and apply to candle part of stencil.
  • 7
    Remove stencil and let dry.
  • 8
    To create striped candles, use opposite pieces of stencil and cover white stripes.
  • 9
    Squeeze out Crimson Red paint onto palette. Dip sponge into paint, tap off excess and apply to striped candles.
  • 10
    Remove stencil and let dry.
  • 11
    Use Glacier White 3D Fabric Paint to add America to the bottom of design.

Project Details

  • Level:beginnger
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Tulip Soft Fabric Paint 1 oz. Glacier White Matte 104131051
  • Tulip Soft Fabric Paint 1 oz. Crimson Red Matte 104131047
  • Tulip Soft Fabric Paint 1 oz. Gold Metallic 104394735
  • Tulip Dimensional Fabric Paint 4 oz. White Slick 104130905
  • Gildan 100% Cotton Tee Royal Blue
  • Nicole™ Crafts Clear Cover 13-1/2 inch x 5 inch 104135365
  • X-acto No. 1 Precision Knife with 5 #11 Blades 104135107
  • Fiskars Self-Healing Craft Mat 12 inch x 18 inch 104678813
  • iLOVEtoCREATE Tulip Sponge Pouncers 7 pcs. 104547882
  • Pen
  • Foam Plate or Palette
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