Americana® Just Sing T-Shirt
Create your own fun spring wardrobe with this bird pattern.
- DecoArt® Americana® Acrylics – Snow (Titanium) White, Lamp (Ebony) Black, Bright Yellow, Bright Orange, Pistachio Mint , Bahama Blue, Poodleskirt Pink, Ocean Blue and Purple Cow
- DecoArt® Mediums – Fabric Painting Medium
- T-Shirt – White
- Paintbrushes – #0 Round Brush, #12 Flat Brush and 10/0 Liner Brush
- Shirt Board or Plastic Covered Cardboard
- Water Container
- Palette (or Paper Plate)
- Paper Towels
- Masking Tape
- Transfer Pen for Fabric
Pre-wash and dry shirt without softeners.
Insert shirt board or cardboard inside shirt. Smooth out shirt front. Pull excess fabric around back of board and secure with masking tape.
Follow transfer pen label instructions to transfer design on shirt.
Mix Fabric Painting Medium with paint colors.
Use #12 flat brush to paint left chick Bahama Blue with Ocean Blue wing; center chick, Poodleskirt Pink with Purple Cow wing; and right chick, Pistachio Mint with Bahama Blue wing.
Use #0 round brush and Bright Orange to paint beaks and legs.
Use brush handle end and Snow White to dot on eye.
Use brush handle end and Lamp Black to dot musical notes and smaller dot inside eyes.
Use 10/0 liner brush to stripe legs with Bright Yellow and finish musical notes with Lamp Black.
Use brush handle end to dot flowers on chick bodies with contrasting colors.
Use 10/0 liner brush and Lamp Black to do lettering.
Let dry 48 hours, then heat set with iron.
Always clean brushes after painting.
Allow project to dry between steps.