I Heart Pi T-Shirt

Lesson #8929

Use die-cuts to decorate T-shirts.

Grade Level:

Create fun T-shirts for Pi Day or any occasion. Explore different techniques and processes with iron-ons and sponge painting when decorating shirts. Celebrate student projects by wearing the shirts for special activities or events.

Iron-on fun phrases for creative T-shirts that celebrate Pi Day!

11151-4IN-Ellison SureCut Die Set - Block Alphabet, Capital Letters - 4 Inch 13606-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Heart #2 - Large 16188-4IN-Ellison SureCut Die - Pi Math Sign - 4 Inch

Supplies Used: Button, Glue Gun, Iron-on Fabric, Needle and Thread, Ribbon, T-Shirt

The teacher will die-cut the materials for student use prior to the lesson.

  1. Die-cut the Block Alphabet and Pi Sign using iron-on fabric to create the phrase "I Heart Pi."
  2. Iron the letters onto the shirt.
  3. Cut a piece of ribbon and create a bow. Attach a button to the center of the bow and adhere to the Heart using a glue gun (see Main Photo).

Fine Arts: Visual Arts

K-4 Standard 1: Understanding and Applying Media, Techniques and Processes

  • Students use different media, techniques and processes to communicate ideas, experiences and stories.

K-4 Standard 5: Reflecting Upon and Assessing the Characteristics and Merits of Their Work and the Work of Others

  • Students understand there are various purposes for creating works of visual art.

Source: National Standards for Arts Education