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« on: October 02, 2013 11:32:54 AM »



I've been having some adventures in sunpainting that have necessitated finding a way to salvage a few shirts.  I've turned to using machine embroidery.  I wasn't too sure how it would work on t-shirt material.  I am happy to say that it worked out really well. 

This shirt is an overpainted experiment.  I added the Rocket Girl embroidery design from Urban Threads.  Now it is a pretty cool looking shirt.





Here is a close up of the design.  You can see a bit of the sunpainting to the left of her.  There are pictures of some of my other experiments on my blog.

 http://twasbrilligand.blogspot.com/2013/10/rocket-girl.html

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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2013 06:30:59 AM »

Love it! Your sun painting totally rocks, and it's perfectly matched with the embroidery.
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« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2013 08:01:54 PM »

I think they work perfectly together - I never would have known it was overpainted if you hadn't said so!
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