Posted: Jun 02, 2014 8:00 AM
 
Dads need massages too, but most of them aren't lining up for a trip to the day spa. Give Dad a relaxing at-home massage courtesy of the kids with this DIY racetrack T-shirt that you and the kids can make together.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt supplies

Supplies:

  • T-shirt
  • Fabric marking pen
  • Black fabric paint
  • Paint brushes
  • Yellow puffy fabric paint
  • Printable iron-on transfer paper
  • Inkjet printer
  • Scissors
  • Iron
  • Toy cars

Directions:

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 1

Start by drawing out the outline for the road using the fabric marking pen.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 2

Fill in the lines using the black fabric paint and a paint brush.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 3

Once the black paint has dried, add the lines in the road using the yellow puffy fabric paint.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 4

If any of the fabric marking pen remains after the paint has dried, use a damp cloth to remove it.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 5

Use a clip art program to print up some buildings, trees and road signs on the iron-on transfer paper. If any of your images include text, be sure to print a mirror image of them, otherwise the text will be reversed on the shirt.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 6

Cut out each of the clip art images and arrange them on the T-shirt.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 7

Flip each image over and iron it to the T-shirt.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 8

Once the transfers are cool enough to touch, peel off the paper backing from each one and your racetrack T-shirt is complete.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt step 9

Give Dad a back massage on Father's Day by driving cars along the road while he wears his new racetrack T-shirt.

allParenting DIY race track t-shirt

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