Arts & Crafts

Sandpaper Transfer Shirt

Sandpaper Transfer Shirt
Photo by: masamom

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Create a unique shirt with this unique transfer method.

Time
50 minutes
Ages
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
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Supplies

  • Shirt
  • Sandpaper
  • Crayons
  • Iron (Adult Use Only)
  • Thin towel

Steps

  1. Draw a picture on the sandpaper with the crayons. Color very heavily to make the picture very dark.
  2. Place the sandpaper upside down on the shirt in the spot you want the picture.
  3. Put the thin cloth over the sandpaper.
  4. ADULT: Warm iron on the highest setting. Iron over the towel and sandpaper for several minutes. Peel up towel and sandpaper to see if image has transferred.
  5. Place shirt in dryer on low setting for 15 minutes to set the design.

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