Stenciled shirt for a guy

I stenciled a bunch of stuff today, but I made this robot t-shirt for the fiance who likes nerdy t-shirts.  On one of our fave shows, The Big Bang Theory, the main characters are science nerds and wear cool Urban Outfitters-esque tees, like these:
www.SheldonShirts.com has all these stills of the nerd shirts and where to buy them... but they're all like $25-30, which is more than I like to pay for shirts that get washed a million times and stretched out and worn for painting like Jason's clothes do...

So I took a Gildan Ultra Cotton tee and stenciled a couple of robots on it:

There's Jason modeling it.  Some of the spray adhesive is still stuck where the stencil used to be.  Hope it comes out in the wash!

I used stencils from my fave new book, Stencil Me In.


They have a robot stencil, as well as a rocket ship and a single helix.  Cool dude stencils.

4 comments

  1. that is VERY cool. i think there isnt as much stuff out there for us to make our men (big and little!). thanks!

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  2. Have you tried freezer paper stencils? It's worked really well for me!

    Googling should produce a lot of tutorials, but here's the one i used: http://www.neitherhipnorfunky.com/?p=106

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  3. who is that hot model? rawr! keep up the good work, sister. you rock!

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  4. I would love to use freezer paper stencils, but haven't tried yet! I will add it to the grocery list...

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