Crafts ’n things Craft of the Day
With New Year’s Eve quickly approaching, kids will enjoy making this fun and festive t-shirt to welcome the new year in style!
- White t-shirt
- Felt, light blue or light pink
- Yellow rickrack
- Clear star rhinestone
- Orange pom-pom
- DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Baby Blue, Ocean Blue, Wild Orchid, Pumpkin, Bright Green, Baby Pink, Royal Fuchsia, Yellow Light
- Foam stamps: assorted, alphabet
- API Crafter’s Pick The Ultimate! Glue
scissors, ruler, paintbrush, sponge scrap, newspaper (to cover work surface), cardboard scrap
For hat shape, cut 7”-tall triangle from felt. Adhere hat onto center of shirt.
Insert cardboard scrap between shirt layers. Use alphabet stamps and paint colors of choice to stamp “HAPPY NEW YEAR” on shirt.
Use assorted stamps and paint colors of choice to stamp shirt as desired.
Measure and cut yellow rickrack to cover bottom of hat. Adhere rickrack on hat. Adhere orange pom-pom on top of hat. Adhere rhinestone on center of hat. Let dry.
Let shirt set for 72 hours before washing.
by Mary Ayres