Thursday, 7 August 2014

Boy Tshirt


I had a plain white Tshirt and I asked my grandson (nearly 4) what he would like on it and he said 'butterflies'.

I created this image in Silhouette Studio. I found a cloud ( digital version of Echo Park Sweet Day) and it contained words such as kindness/ caring/ carefree - words not always associated with 'boyishness' but which are just as important for boys as girls. I used the text feature to add the word 'boy' on top. The butterflies are part of this week's Silhouette free cut file and I used the 'fill pattern' feature to fill them with the cloud pattern.  Then I traced the image and cut it out of heat transfer paper, on the Silhouette Cameo.

I'd like to enter:
Country View Challenges  word play
Sarah Hurley Favourite things - Silhouette and making things for my loved ones.
Craft Hoarders Anonymous  upcycle
Crafty Calendar  ag

13 comments:

  1. Very cute, sure he'll love it! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  2. Oh bless him! I bet he looks soooo cute in it as well. I have a Silhouette Portrait (yet unused!!!) and I am so envious of your creativity. I love this little T shirt - brilliant!

    Thank you for entering the Crafty Calendar Challenge this month, lots of luck to you.

    Hugs Sue Pxxx DT

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  3. What a cute project and I'm sure he will love his shirt! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  4. You are so clever Marina! Just love this, I bet your grandson does too. Michelle x

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  5. Adorable, way to make a plain shirt something special.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Hoarders Anon :)

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  6. I love the way you upcycled this plain T-shirt! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  7. Oh how sweet, just love how you upcycled your baby t shirt. Thanks for joining us on the Craft Hoarders Anonymous Challenge Blog.

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  8. This is just gorgeous,Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Country View.xxx

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  9. What a fantastic idea, thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley 365 this month.
    Claire xx

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  10. Great project. Your grandson will sure be happy to see those butterflies. So glad you joined us at Sarah Hurley 365 challenge.
    xx Ria

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  11. Adorable! I love up cycle projects because we get to see such a variety of things! This is sooo cute! Thanks so much for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  12. Great idea. Thanks for entering my challenge with Sarah Hurley.

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  13. Clearly a boy with excellent taste - butterflies were a great choice for his t-shirt! Lovely work. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Country View Challenges.
    Alison x

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