Here’s a fun activity to do with the kids: create a unique t-shirt design utilising a variety of methods:
Use tie dye to create a unique backing. The following instructions explain how to create different tie dye effects:
Add your own images and text with fabric markers:
Use puffy paints to add some 3D texture:
- Pencil in your outlines
- Follow over the lines with puffy paints
- Allow paints to dry
- Use a hairdryer or iron to puff up the paint
This is an easy way to add embroidery designs to your t-shirt without having to spend hours hand-sewing them yourself.
Sew on beads and sequins to add some sparkle and shine to your t-shirt.