How to Make a Galaxy Shirt

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How to Make a Galaxy Shirt
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You need a black shirt.

You need a black shirt.

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...some newspaper.

...some newspaper.

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...Bleach and a spray bottle.

...Bleach and a spray bottle.

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Blue, yellow, purple, and silver fabric paint. (or any galaxy colors you want.) White acrylic paints

Blue, yellow, purple, and silver fabric paint. (or any galaxy colors you want.) White acrylic paints

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Sponge...

Sponge...

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Gloves! You're handling bleach, don'tcha know?

Gloves! You're handling bleach, don'tcha know?

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Pour 1 part bleach into spray bottle.

Pour 1 part bleach into spray bottle.

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And 2 parts water into the spray bottle.

And 2 parts water into the spray bottle.

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Set up your newspaper on the floor (not carpet! Bleach leaks.)

Set up your newspaper on the floor (not carpet! Bleach leaks.)

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Put your black shirt on newspaper.

Put your black shirt on newspaper.

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Spray bleach and water solution liberally on your shirt. It should look like this.

Spray bleach and water solution liberally on your shirt. It should look like this.

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Pour solution. You're done with it!

Pour solution. You're done with it!

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Get your white acrylic paint.

Get your white acrylic paint.

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Pour a glob into your emptied spray bottle.

Pour a glob into your emptied spray bottle.

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Fill spray bottle with water.

Fill spray bottle with water.

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Shake!

Shake!

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Spray liberally on your galaxy.

Spray liberally on your galaxy.

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Snap out your blue fabric paint and sponge.

Snap out your blue fabric paint and sponge.

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Squeeze blue paint on galaxy...

Squeeze blue paint on galaxy...

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Rub with sponge! Make sure the blue is completely blurred.

Rub with sponge! Make sure the blue is completely blurred.

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Continue to apply blue everywhere and anywhere you want! Hint: Put paint on galaxy edges.

Continue to apply blue everywhere and anywhere you want! Hint: Put paint on galaxy edges.

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Paint...

Paint...

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Take your purple fabric paint.

Take your purple fabric paint.

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Squeeze the purple out anywhere you want. Hint: it looks best over and blended with blue.

Squeeze the purple out anywhere you want. Hint: it looks best over and blended with blue.

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Make sure you have a liberal amount of paint squeezed! Don't be scared of too much paint. The color should be vibrant!

Make sure you have a liberal amount of paint squeezed! Don't be scared of too much paint. The color should be vibrant!

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Snap out yellow fabric paint!

Snap out yellow fabric paint!

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Again, squeeze liberally anywhere you want!

Again, squeeze liberally anywhere you want!

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Take your white acrylic and water solution and spray liberally!

Take your white acrylic and water solution and spray liberally!

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You can also pour it into your hand...

You can also pour it into your hand...

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And flick the solution onto your shirt! Don't be afraid!

And flick the solution onto your shirt! Don't be afraid!

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Take your white acrylic paint...

Take your white acrylic paint...

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Make dots all about your galaxy.

Make dots all about your galaxy.

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Smash the acrylic dots.

Smash the acrylic dots.

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Take your silver acrylic paint...

Take your silver acrylic paint...

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Squeeze dots onto your smashed white acrylic dots.

Squeeze dots onto your smashed white acrylic dots.

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You can also draw stars on your smashed white acrylic dots.

You can also draw stars on your smashed white acrylic dots.

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Make random dots everywhere on your shirt with silver fabric paint.

Make random dots everywhere on your shirt with silver fabric paint.

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Tada space cadets! Put in the dryer to let the print set...

Tada space cadets! Put in the dryer to let the print set...

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You can also make galaxy shoes! Anything black into galaxy--- possibilities are endless. Like the universe.

You can also make galaxy shoes! Anything black into galaxy--- possibilities are endless. Like the universe.

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