iLovetoCreate Artfully Me Dye and Marker T-Shirt

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by Lauri Eaton, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate Artfully Me Dye and Marker T-Shirt

Express your style with whimsical Zentangle art over a backdrop of bold color! Get the look of the iLovetoCreate Artfully Me Dye and Marker T-Shirt with fabric markers and vibrant pops of dye.

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 drying the time for the paint and dyes.
  • 2
    Wash t-shirt and leave damp; do not use fabric softener. Cover work surface with plastic tablecloth and lay damp t-shirt flat on prepared surface.
  • 3
    Mix dyes in kit according to package directions.
  • 4
    Squeeze drops of different dye colors randomly onto front of t-shirt. Allow t-shirt to set for time recommended in package instructions or overnight.
  • 5
    Rinse t-shirt under warm running water to remove excess dye. Launder t-shirt as suggested in package instructions.
  • 6
    Place a large piece of freezer paper waxy side up inside t-shirt and iron in place to create a stable drawing surface.
  • 7
    Use Black fabric marker to draw random Zentangle-like shapes and patterns over dyed areas, using photo as a guide.
  • 8
    Remove freezer paper from inside of t-shirt.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Tulip Fabric Markers 12 pc. 104548222
  • Tulip One-Step Tie-Dye Kit Classic 104768706
  • Gildan 100% Cotton T-Shirt White (Sized to Fit Person Wearing It)
  • Iron
  • Freezer Paper
  • Disposable Plastic Tablecloth