I've never been one to, you know, be on time when it comes to loved ones birthdays. They understand (I hope), and know I have the best of intentions (I do! Honestly!) So, when my dear Nephew turned 3 in March-his gift from me existed only in my brain.
My Brother is one who is passionate about all things mechanical (and rusty, and smelling of gasoline-but I digress) He "rescued" this (previously owned by our Great Grandfather) 1941 Ford from our Grandfather's barn and has restored it to it's former glory*.
it's restoration has become a family affair
that's my Nephew, by the way. Here's a close up
So, when I happened upon Made's 90 minute shirt and freezer paper stencil tutorials, I instantly decided that he needed a shirt for all those car shows this summer.