iLovetoCreate One Cute Chick T-Shirt

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by Pattie Donham-Wilkinson, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate One Cute Chick T-Shirt

Perfect for all kinds of peeps including kids and fun-loving adults, the adorable iLovetoCreate One Cute Chick T-Shirt is as fun to wear, as it is to make! The adorable chick stands tall and ready for your Easter celebration!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither the time to wash the t-shirt nor the time drying time for the dye.
  • 2
    Wash t-shirt without fabric softener. Do not dry.
  • 3
    Cover flat work surface with plastic table cover.
  • 4
    Lay damp t-shirt onto covered work surface.
  • 5
    Using your fingertips, pinch t-shirt where you would like the bullseye to start and pull fabric up. Begin rubber banding about 2-3 inches down. Repeat evenly spacing rubber bands until you reach the bottom of your shirt.
  • 6
    Wearing protective gloves, mix Orange dye as directed. Apply dye to t-shirt. Let set 6-8 hours. Rinse, wash and dry according to package instructions.
  • 7
    Download and print project template. Trace template onto freezer paper and cut out with craft knife to create stencil.
  • 8
    Place stencil on t-shirt and iron in place.
  • 9
    Insert Fashion Form or cardboard inside t-shirt.
  • 10
    Squeeze Sunshine Yellow onto palette.
  • 11
    Dip craft sponge into Sunshine Yellow and apply inside stencil openings. Let dry.
  • 12
    Using Metallic Black dimensional fabric paint, freehand an outline of flower. Let dry.
  • 13
    Fill in flower with Slick Purple paint. Let dry.
  • 14
    Trace entire chick with Metallic Black dimensional fabric paint. Use same color to paint eyes with eyelashes.
  • 15
    Fill in feet, beak and center of flower with Slick Orange dimensional fabric paint.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Gildan 100% Cotton T-Shirt (sized to fit the person wearing it) White
  • Tulip One-Step Dye Orange 100386391
  • Tulip Fashion Form or Piece of Cardboard Large Enough for the Shirt You Are Using
  • Tulip Dimensional Fabric Paint 4 oz. Metallic Black 104548263
  • Tulip Dimensional Fabric Paint 4 oz. Slick Orange 104130893
  • Tulip Dimensional Fabric Paint 4 oz. Slick Purple 104130897
  • Tulip Soft Fabric Paint 4 oz. Matte Sunshine Yellow 104519384
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cutting Mat and Knife Set 104064892
  • Foil or Foam Plate for Palette
  • Iron
  • Freezer Paper
  • Plastic Table Cover
  • Craft Sponge
Download Project Template