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Designed By:

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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.

Dad is Rad

Show Dad you know he’s hip with this fun tee that says it all! Tulip® fabric dyes and paints are all you need for a great gift he’ll wear proudly.

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Instructions:

1. Machine wash tee in cool water and soap. Rinse but do not dry.

2. Cover worktable with plastic tablecloth.

3. Lay damp tee flat on protected worktable.

4. Mix dye according to directions and squeeze out evenly over entire tee. Wrap in plastic tablecloth and let set 6-8 hours.

5. Machine wash with soap and cool water. Dry and press.

6. Trace “COOL DAD” on freezer paper. Lay pattern on craft mat and cut out stencil using craft knife.

7. Position stencil across front of tee, shiny side down, and press with iron.

8. Insert cardboard between layers of tee to prevent paint from seeping through to back side.

9. Sponge Crimson Red in “COOL DAD” and Ebony in the sunglasses. Let dry.

10. Lay three strips of tape across lower part of sleeves leaving approximately ½” or so space in between. Refer to photo. Sponge in stripes with the Crimson Red and Ebony or as desired. Let dry.

11. Remove stencil, tape and cardboard insert.

What you need:

iLoveToCreate products

Miscellaneous:

  • Craft knife
  • Freezer paper
  • Pencil
  • Craft mat for cutting
  • Paper towels
  • Cardboard insert
  • White tee – 100% cotton
  • Craft or cosmetic sponge
  • Plastic tablecloth
  • Foil or foam plate for palette

Patterns:

  • Dad is Rad Pattern 2

  • Dad is Rad 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.