Easy St. Patrick's Day Craft: DIY Stamped Clover T-Shirts

Protect your little leprechaun from would-be pinchers with this adorable eraser-stamped four leaf clover t-shirt.

St. Patrick’s Day is next week and I have to admit: I don’t really get into it. Sure, green is one of my favorite colors and I dream of visiting Ireland one day, but green beer and crowds? No thank you. However, there is one person in my house who LOVES St. Patrick’s Day: my daughter Lulu. She loves hunting for leprechauns and wouldn’t dream of being caught in anything but green on the big day.

So, to protect her from any would-be pinchers out there, I’m making this eraser-stamped four leaf clover t-shirt. Adorable, right?

All you need to create this project? Some paint, a T-shirt, some waxed paper and pencil with a fresh eraser. (I may have “borrowed” one of Lulu’s pony models.) Watch the video to see how I made this cute St. Patrick’s Day DIY.

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Marianne creates an adorable St. Patrick's Day shirt for her daughter.

Once you’ve got this technique down, it would work equally well on dishtowels or a tote bag, or for different holidays and designs.

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Paper Leprechaun Hat

You only need a few materials to make this adorable leprechaun hat. Set up a photo booth at your party, and make a few of these to serve as fun props or give them out as party favors. Get the full instructions here>>

St. Patrick's Day Cupcake Toppers

Baking cupcakes to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? Make them festive with these fun, printable party circles. All you need is paper, a craft punch, lollipop sticks and labels. Get the full instructions here>>

Lucky Banner

Celebrate this lucky holiday with a colorful pendant banner. Drape in front of a mantel, down a banister or across a doorway for a bit o' leprechaun luck. Get the full instructions here>>

Felt Shamrock Pillow

Update a pillow for every holiday with easy-to-make felt cutouts. A simple shamrock and flower appliqué add a splash of green to your home's decor for St. Patrick's Day. Get the full instructions here>>

St. Patrick's Day Art Prints

Printable art is a budget-friendly way to incorporate the St. Patrick's Day spirit into your home. Simply print off our templates and place in a favorite frame.

Potted Paper Clovers

Don't forget to decorate the dessert table. Make a fun and simple paper-clover centerpiece using only green card stock, skewers and a terra cotta pot. Get the full instructions here>>

Bubble Wrap Shamrocks

You can make these decorative shamrocks with your kids using only a few household items. Get the full instructions here>>

Easy-to-Make Burlap Wreath

If you can tie a knot, you can make this wreath. A glittering shamrock adds a little glam to this simple decoration, while neutral burlap fabric is versatile enough to display the wreath throughout the year. Get the full instructions here>>

Rainbow Paper Bunting

Add some color to your party with this easy cake bunting project. All you need is card stock, twine, tape and paper straws. Get the full instructions here>>

St. Patrick's Day T-Shirts

Don't get pinched on St. Patrick's Day with inexpensive, iron-on shamrock appliqués that can be easily added to any cotton shirt. Make sure to wash the shirt before applying the applique, and then remove backing from appliqué and place in desired position. Cover with a white cloth, and iron for 30 seconds to attach appliqué to shirt. Pre-made appliqués from Once Upon a Design.

Rainbow Paper Wreath

You can most likely rummage through your craft supplies to make this colorful wreath. The kids will love to help create the curly spirals, and they can hang the finished wreath on their bedroom door. Get the full instructions here>>

Free Printable T-Shirt Patterns

Choose from our custom patterns to fun T-shirts your friends will envy. We have patterns for your pooch, too! Print the patterns, and get full instructions>>

Felt Shamrock: Project 1

Make easy felt shamrocks and wear them several different ways, including attaching them to ribbon to wear as a headband. Get the full instructions here>>

Felt Shamrock: Project 2

Instead of using ribbon, glue a large felt shamrock to a hair pin. Get the full instructions here>>

Felt Shamrock: Project 3

Wear the felt shamrocks yourself by gluing them in varying sizes to a pin to add to your clothing. Get the full instructions here>>

Wax Paper Rainbow Art

Help your kids make abstract rainbow art using wax paper and crayon shavings. Get the full instructions here>>

Treat-Filled Paper Clovers

Fill these easy-to-sew paper clovers with delicious treats to surprise your kids. Get the full instructions here>>

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