Putting Logo onto T Shirts

I managed to get the logo from the transfer paper ironed onto some T Shirts with some assistance from family. The overall result I feel was successful, although I was surprised  at how the process was done as this is the first time I’ve ever dealt with a method of T Shirt printing.

The shirts we ironed on the logo consisted of different colours.

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Grey T Shirt try on for males.

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Blue T Shirt try on for males.

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Pink T Shirt try on for females.

 

 

Putting Logo onto Transfer Paper

I spent this morning setting up an already made logo which will be used to put onto Transfer Paper. Merrian-Webster defines the term as ‘a paper coated with a special preparation for transferring a design or imprint to another surface by heat, pressure, or moisture.’

Transfer Paper Logo

In Adobe Illustrator, I flipped the original logo over by going to Object > Transform > Reflect which reflected it 90 degrees. Before putting this onto transfer paper, we printed out on normal A4 paper for a trial run.

After some adjustments to make sure the logo wasn’t cut off during printing, the transfer paper printing begin and it turned out okay, taking only a matter of seconds to complete.

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Here is how the logos looked printed on Transfer Paper.

Printing Logos and Putting on Shirts

The logos were printed out on a sheet of paper and separately cut out. My family assisted me throughout this process. This is a trial run to see if a logo would be suited to a shirt.

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Here is a photo of some men’s shirts with the logo placed on the top right corner. In my opinion the logos are the correct size and blend well with the shirt colours.

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This time we took a photo of some women’s shirts with the logo in the same place. As with the men’s shirts, the logos are the correct size and blend well.

 

 

 

Buying T Shirts and Logo Design

After ditching the Flappia and Gary shirt designs, I decided to take a different approach to the T shirt design. This morning I took a trip to Sports Direct in Isleworth and bought 6 polo shirts (x3 3xl shirts for boys) and (x3 medium shirts for girls).

Geeky Golf Logo

Next off I created another logo, this time making a shape similar to the putting green on a golf course. I like the design of this logo as it has content relating to golf (the colour white for the golf ball, green for grass and flag which you would find a golf hole).

 

Special Effects 7 April 2017

Part of our Special Effects module requires us to do a presentation on a film director.

I had picked two potential directors that I could potentially focus on:

James Cameron

Canadian film director, he directed films such as:

‘The Terminator’ (1984)

‘Terminator 2: Judgment Day’ (1991)

Titanic (1997)

Robert Zemeckis

American film director, he directed films such as:

‘Back to the Future’ (1984)

‘Back to the Future 2’ (1989)

‘Forrest Gump’ (1994)