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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.

Distinctively Dad

Use the Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye Camouflage kit and fabric paint to you create a tee that’s one of a kind, just like dear ol’ Dad! It makes a great Father’s Day gift that beats a tie any day!

 Print

Instructions:

1. Machine wash tee in cool water with a little soap. Dry and press.

2. Trace “DAD” on freezer paper. Cut out with craft knife to create stencil. Set aside.

3. Prepare the Black and Green dyes as directed. Shake well and pour each color into separate plastic containers.

4. Lay out tee on work surface that has been covered with plastic tablecloth.

5. Dip the large brush into the green and brush across the tee from top to bottom in no particular pattern, leaving some areas open for the black. Refer to photo.

6. Dip brush into the Black and brush streaks across open areas and into some of the Green.

7. Turn over tee to reverse side and repeat. Let sit 6-8 to set.

8. Machine wash tee in cold water. Dry and press.

9. Center the “DAD” freezer paper stencil on the upper center portion of tee. Iron on stencil to tee, making sure edges are well sealed.

10. Pour puddle of Ebony on palette and sponge into the stencil. Let dry. Remove stencil.

What you need:

iLoveToCreate products

Miscellaneous:

  • Cardboard insert
  • Paper towels
  • Plastic tablecloth
  • Craft sponge
  • Iron
  • Black tee
  • Freezer paper
  • Small disposable plastic containers (2)
  • Pencil craft knife
  • Foil or foam plate for palette
  • Wide 2”-3” bristle brush

Patterns:

  • Distinctively Dad Pattern 1

Designed By:

https://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.