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Painted Red Indian T Shirt | Fabric Craft > Fabric Painting

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Difficulty Level Intermediate
Painted Red Indian  T Shirt  | Hobbyideas

Want to give a new look to your T shirt or enhance a new one then painting on the fabric is a very good option. Select the motif of your choice and paint them using Acrylic Colours and Liquid Embroidery Colours


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how to do it yourself

Painted Red Indian  T Shirt  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take an A3 sized sheet of drawing paper and draw a graphic form of a Red Indian face in the size of the back of the shirt where you would want to trace it
Trace the face on the off-white polycot fabric using yellow carbon paper

Painted Red Indian  T Shirt  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Colour the feathers in tints and shades of orange, green and blue using Acrylic Colours - Orange 17, Olive Green 16, Chrome Yellow 03 and Prussian Blue 19
Use Olive Green 16 for the darker shade and White 27 to be added for a lighter shade of every feather

Painted Red Indian  T Shirt  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Colour the face by making 3 skin tones using Acrylic Colours - Dark Brown and White and are coloured in half tone painting technique
The ornaments are coloured in three tones of grey using Acrylic Colours - White and Black
See the image for reference

Painted Red Indian  T Shirt  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Outline the design and add the strokes for the feathers and the jewellery using Liquid Embroidery Cone Regular - Black 708

Painted Red Indian  T Shirt  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Cutout the face along the outlines and stick it on the rear side of the T-shirt using No Stitch Fabric Glue

you will need

Fevicryl Soft Acrylic Colours - Black 202, Chrome Yellow 203, Dark Brown 205, Olive Green 216, Orange 217, Prussian Blue 219, White 227, Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery Cone - Black 708, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette, Off-White Polycot Fabric, Blue T-Shirt, White Drawing Paper, Pencil, Eraser, Yellow Carbon Paper, Scissor