I started thinking about what I wanted to do on it, 'express yourself don't repress yourself' is one of my favourite quotes from one of my favourite Madonna songs 'human nature' but I didn't really want to some sort of 'slogan' t-shirt. So I thought of shapes I could make and use, and thought crosses are pretty popular at the moment, a cross would work perfectly as Madonna uses a lot of religious imagery in performance and art.
I settled on the idea of a cross with the words 'Like a prayer' underneath, bought a black t-shirt, acquired some bleach and began cutting out stencils. I cut out stencils onto thick masking tape, stuck that to the t-shirt and put a pile of heavy books on top to make sure it stuck. I then sprayed bleach onto the areas I wanted to change colour, and waiting for it to change.
The writing is a little distorted but that was expected and I like it. I love how it turned out, I added studs which was a drama however I think looked great. It was fun to make and I have had lots of people ask where I bought it from!