I’m so excited to be a part of No Big Dill’s Once Upon a Thread this month!
One of my favorite children’s books (and Boo’s) is The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein. You can tell the book has been loved….
A simple, monochromatic colors…..reminiscent of Shel Silverstein’s style:
I chose a plain light taupe fabric to silk screen “sketched” apples on. I used my Paper Doll Dress Pattern to sew up a simple jumper style……
To silk screen the apples, first I drew some apples in the Silverstein style onto contact paper….I used my left hand so that they would end up looking more primitive:
For more details on screen printing with contact paper visit my tutorial below: