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Picture of Cute Hoot T-shirt

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Suzie Shinseki

Suzie works as a Senior Designer at iLoveToCreate®. She has been involved with art since childhood, and her passion has continued throughout her life. She honed her natural talents by attending the Academy of Arts in San Francisco on scholarship, art classes at San Jose City College. She works with various media and substrates. You can find her masterpieces on painted signs, murals, people and animal portraiture, mold design, sculptures, ceramic projects and fabric paint designs. Her commercial endeavors include children’s coloring books, illustrative designs for bags, brochures and cards. Her exceptional illustration skills have brought her many jobs as a fashion illustrator for designers in Hong Kong and Hawaii.

Cute Hoot T-shirt

Who can resist a cute owl? Put those little fingers to work creating a T-shirt that’s fun to make and adorable to wear! Kids will love using their hands to create the owl’s feathers and watch it come alive with easy-to-make stencils and fabric paint!

 Print

Instructions:

1. Use pattern and pencil to trace owl body onto contact paper. Cut out to create a stencil. Save both pieces.

2. Place negative part of the stencil on shirt, blocking out the owl’s body.

3. Squeeze out  Soft paint onto palette and apply to child’s index finger with a craft sponge.

4. Place child’s finger next to the owl’s eyes and gently press down (refer to photo). Remove and repeat for desired feathers. Repeat for each side. Let dry.

5. Refer to photo for color placement, apply Soft paint to child’s fingertips to create owl’s feet and ears by painting child’s finger and applying paint around owl. Let dry.

6. Remove stencil negative and replace with stencil. Fill in body and eyes with Soft® paint using a paintbrush. Let dry.

7. Using a cotton swab, dip into Soft paint and add dots around owl. While paint is wet, sprinkle glitter on top. Let dry. Shake off excess.

8. Use Slick Black Dimensional Paint to paint owl’s pupils as well as outline eyes and body feathers.

Miscellaneous:

  • Paintbrush
  • Craft knife
  • Cutting mat
  • Pencil
  • Contact paper
  • Disposable plate for paint palette
  • Cotton swab

Patterns:

  • Cute Hoot T-shirt Pattern 1

Designed By:

http://www.ilovetocreate.com/content/images/thumbs/0048126_250.jpeg

Suzie Shinseki

Suzie works as a Senior Designer at iLoveToCreate®. She has been involved with art since childhood, and her passion has continued throughout her life. She honed her natural talents by attending the Academy of Arts in San Francisco on scholarship, art classes at San Jose City College. She works with various media and substrates. You can find her masterpieces on painted signs, murals, people and animal portraiture, mold design, sculptures, ceramic projects and fabric paint designs. Her commercial endeavors include children’s coloring books, illustrative designs for bags, brochures and cards. Her exceptional illustration skills have brought her many jobs as a fashion illustrator for designers in Hong Kong and Hawaii.