in the wash. This is after I heatset, heatset, heatset… You see, you can’t screenprint all these layers of water-based ink onto t-shirts, since the ink can’t soak in/adhere to the t-shirt fabric. Next time, I have to design the colors so that each color comes in contact with shirt (color seps…). Good, harsh lesson
20 tees, 6 color design, hand-registered, hand-inked serigraphy.
So, the model for this rooster was one of the original “Bad Boys” given to me by a neighbor who moved away. It was soon after that I learned never to say “yes” to an offer of free roosters…. Although, they WERE great models, and are featured in a number of pieces–a painting, some prints….
“This is what happens when you jump the fence and roll in cowshit…YOU DON’T GET TO COME IN THE HOUSE!”