I love it when I can do a familiar image in a fun and creative way. For this project I used seven of the new Siser EasyWeed iron on vinyl colors, along with a couple of their classic colors to create this dinosaur shirt for a co-worker. This project was really fun since I was able to be creative. My co-worker had sent me a photo of a dinosaur image surrounded by a wreath of flowers and asked me it if was something I could create.
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Lots of colors
Here are the colors from Siser that I used. First I placed the Bubblegum pink circle to allow me center the design placement of the shirt. Next I placed the rings for the wreath in the Coffee color. Next, I placed the leaves in the Apple Green. I wanted to make sure the Black dinosaur image was layered on next so that I could add the flowers and have some of them overlapping into the circle. For the roses, I place Burgundy behind them to pop through the openings between the petals which were cut from the same Bubblegum pink as the center circle. For the smaller flowers, I used Lemon, Pale Blue, Royal Purple and Wisteria,
Look at how the shirt turned out!
Next, I made a dinosaur shirt for her son out of the Fluorescent Green StripFlock vinyl. The soft texture of the StripFlock is amazing!
Here is a close up of the dinosaur so you can see the texture. If you have not tried this product I highly recommend it.
Remember at the beginning of this post I said that there would be a chance for you to win some of this vinyl? If you click HERE you will go to a blog post I did a couple of days ago where I am having a contest. There are still a few days to enter to win so hurry over there and enter now!
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Make sure to check out my shirt tutorials from the links below, including
Making a Shirt with your Cricut
Layering Vinyl on a Shirt
Multi Colored Layered Vinyl on a Shirt
Print than Cut Image on a Shirt
All HTV/iron on vinyl projects
I prefer to use Siser brand vinyl for my iron on projects. I feel that is the best quality brand of iron on vinyl out there, and it weeds the easiest.
Over the years I have gotten Siser vinyl from a variety of places, including My Craft Source. When you shop at My Craft Source be sure to use code ShawnMosch to get 5% off your order!
I have also ordered from Expression Vinyl and Heat Transfer Warehouse. All of these stores carry Siser brand vinyl and I love that I can order large rolls or small sheets. This can give you a larger variety of choices and allow to to save money on larger orders. To make sure you are getting the best price for your vinyl, make sure to check out my Vinyl Buyers Guide.