This was a major craft fail... I have to say
So, sad panda, I really wanted to make a personalized gift for a family members birthday this week. I wanted to take a picture of him playing hockey and place it on the back of a t-shirt for him.
Well, let me go back to the beginning, It all started when I saw on Pinterest that you can transfer a photo onto a t-shirt using wax paper. I thought, this is genius! I was so excited to try it!
So I went out and bought some white t-shirts and got to work.
step one said: print your photo on wax paper.
(I know you cant really see it but that was the problem, It never transferred, I got a very light pigmentation on the shirt but nothing recognizable.)
step two: place wax paper on your shirt and iron on.
Mistake No. 2: On the one blog that it did say you could print on wax paper and iron it onto your fabric, it did not specify a time limit from printer to fabric, it did mention in one spot that your ink will remain wet until you place it on your picture.
Did I mention that sometimes I get a little ahead of myself and I maybe did not read the instructions until it was too late for that?
So, I tried it anyway and I am here to tell you that this does not work if you let it dry at all.
Major Craft Fail!
So then what? What now that I have pictures printed onto wax paper and a bunch of white t-shirts.
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