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Picture of Happy Grad

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Pattie Donham-Wilkinson

Known by her friends and fans as “PattieWack,” she’s creative and wacky. She’s got a million ideas to transform the humdrum into wow, bring new life to everyday objects, or create something that is both out of this world and daringly stylish.

Happy Grad

Give your graduate something to smile about! Mark their happy milestone with Tulip® fabric paints and a little creativity.

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Instructions:

1. Prewash T-shirt to remove sizing; do not use fabric softener or dryer sheets.

2. Insert cardboard piece between layers of T-shirt.

3. Place round object on center chest area of shirt and trace around with chalk pencil to create circle. Draw a skewed square above the circle at an angle and connect to the circle to create the graduation cap. Refer to photo.

4. Shake bottles of Soft Fabric Paints well. Squeeze a generous amount of each onto a piece of foil.

5. Use the foam brush to fill in the circle with Sunshine Yellow and the graduation with Crimson Red. Apply one to two coats of paint, letting paint dry between coats.

6. Shake bottle of Black Slick well. Squeeze paint directly from bottle, holding tip to surface and squeezing gently. Create a happy face in center of circle then outline the circle and the graduation cap. Create tassel with Black Slick and True Red Slick as shown. Let dry.

7. Wait 72 hours before washing. Wash in warm water, gentle cycle with mild soap; line dry. Clean up with soap and water. Do not dry clean.

Miscellaneous:

  • Foil
  • 5½” Round object (for tracing)
  • Chalk
  • Cardboard (cut to fit inside shirt)
  • Black T-shirt
  • Sponge brush
  • Chalk pencil

Designed By:

https://www.ilovetocreate.com/content/images/thumbs/0047081_250.png

Pattie Donham-Wilkinson

Known by her friends and fans as “PattieWack,” she’s creative and wacky. She’s got a million ideas to transform the humdrum into wow, bring new life to everyday objects, or create something that is both out of this world and daringly stylish.