LowBeeTees: Photography and Design from a Southwest Kansas Farmer

LowBeeTees T-Shirts

Check out my all of my t-shirt designs here or use the links above (under T-Shirts) to shop by subject.

You can also check out LowBeeTees t-shirts at Amazon or at my Etsy Store.


Ad Astra Barn

Ad Astra Barn Tee

I took the picture this designstarted as late one night cleaning seed wheat with the big dipper shining overhead.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Watermelon Feed

Watermelon Feed Tee

This t-shirt features my Uncle Donald and Aunt Lucy enjoying watermelon on Lucy's first birthday in 1947.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Variegated Giraffe

Variegated Giraffe Tee

This shirt features one of the Reticulated Giraffes who reside at Lee Richardson Zoo in Garden CIty.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Prime Black Print

Prime Numbers Tee

I don't know if you heard, but they recently discovered a "new" largest prime number. That's about all I needed to come up with this shirt design, which features the first 1068 primes, plus the largest known prime, M77232917

$20.00 from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Versailles GI

Versailles GI Tee

You might be cool, but you're not 'my dad Marion hanging out at Versailles in his army uniform' cool.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
14 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Marion and Gilt

Man and Pig Tee

When my dad, Marion, was in high school the Future Farmers of America had a program whereby a member would receive a bred gilt to start their own pig herd. The then would give back a gilt from the first litter to continue the program. Here he is with his Duroc gilt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Variegated Calf

Variegated Calf Tee

This t-shirt features my daughter Anna's bucket calf, Ferdinand St. Francis.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Prime White Print

Prime Numbers Tee

I don't know if you heard, but they recently discovered a "new" largest prime number. That's about all I needed to come up with this shirt design, which features the first 1068 primes, plus the largest known prime, M77232917

$20.00 from my Etsy Store
12 Colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

The Wheat State Gleaner Shirt

Gleaner Wheat State Tee

This t-shirt features my family's Gleaner M combine cutting wheat around 1980. This combine is pretty special to me, as it is the first one I can remember. I also believe this is the first combine we owned that had an enclosed cab.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
10 colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

KANSAS Outline black Print

KANSAS Outline Tee

KANSAS, Kansas Outline, Black Print

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Irrigation Well

Irrigation Girl Tee

This t-shitrt features my sister Margaret sitting on an irrigation well in the 1960's.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

KANSAS Outline White Print

KANSAS Outline Tee

KANSAS, Kansas Outline, White Print

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
14 colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

HOME Kansas Outline Black Print

HOME Outline Tee

HOME, Kansas Outline, Black Print

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 colors; Men's sizes only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Angels

Angels Tee

One of the coolest buildings I've ever been inside, St. Patrick Catholic Church in Oklahoma City has these massive concrete angel sculptures surrounding the sanctuary. This image is a manipulation of one I took after attending mass there a few years ago.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Variegated Buffalo

Variegated Buffalo Tee

I originally took this picture of a buffalo (yes I know it's a bison) bull at the Sandsage Bison Range just south of Garden City.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Albers Dairy

Albers Dairy Tee

My grandpa Joe Albers owned and operated a dairy in Oakley, and he delivered milk door to door. This is the logo that was on the wooden bottle caps.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
11 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Vintage Kansas Flag

Vintage Kansas Flag Tee

This piece of vintage artwork used to be on a cigarette package more than 100 years ago. I think it makes for a pretty cool t-shirt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
12 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

STATE Kansas Outline

STATE Outline Tee

STATE Kansas Outline T-shirt. Go 'Cats!

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
7 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Tragic Prelude

Tragic Prelude Tee

This t-shirt features John Brown from John Steuart Curry's Tragic Prelude mural, located inside the Capital building in Topeka.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Wheat Head Wheat State

Wheat Head Wheat State Tee

I love the colors of Kansas in June: golden fields of ripe wheat, dark green summer crops, and that clear blue sky.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

HOME Kansas Outline White Print

HOME Outline Tee

HOME, Kansas Outline, White Print

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Barnyard Friends

Barnyard Friends Tee

This image features my Aunt Lucy, two cats, and a chicken. The picture was taken on Lucy's first birthday.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Vintage Washington Flag

Vintage Washington Flag Tee

This piece of vintage artwork used to be on a cigarette package more than 100 years ago. I thought it made for a pretty cool t-shirt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
12 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Love Multiplies

Love Multiplies Tee

All the credit for this shirt goes to my wife, Betsy. It is even her handwriting.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Vintage Illinois Flag

Vintage Illinois Flag Tee

This piece of vintage artwork used to be on a cigarette package more than 100 years ago. I thought it made for a pretty cool t-shirt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
12 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

The Fruits of the Rosary

Fruits of the Rosary Tee

Having been, raised as a Protestant it has taken some time for me to feel comfortable with the Rosary. While looking through some creative commons artwork, I came across this series of images depicting the Fruits of the Rosary, an idea I had never heard of. Anyhoo, I thought it made a cool shirt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

IH Combines Wheat State

IH Wheat State Tee

International introduced their axial-flow combines in 1977, and it was a pretty revolutionary design. No wonder my dad made a point to go take some pictures of a custom crew running the machines in a neighbors wheat field.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Deere Combine Wheat State

JD Wheat State Tee

My neighbors were cutting this field of seed wheat for me several years ago. When a storm front came through, I raced over to snag this picture of their 9770 in action against the rain clouds.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Old Chief Smokey

Old Chief Smokey Tee

When I was little we would often stop at the Monument Rocks in Gove County on our way to my grandparents house. This image came from a picture taken quite shortly before "Old Chief Smokey" toppled. I think that's my sister Mary Ann striding across its base.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Sundial Bridge

Sundial Bridge Tee

So several years ago I talked my sister Jeanette into driving down to Redding, CA from Medford, OR, so that I could eat at In'N'Out. (long before they expanded into TX) We of course did other things on the trip, one of which was seeing the Sundial Bridge. I ended up taking a bunch of pictures on a whim so I could play with photo-merge on my computer. I found them tucked away in my computer and decided it might make a cool shirt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Dust Bowl Harvest

Dust Bowl Harvest Tee

In this image you can see my grandma Anna with my aunt Dorothy on the Caterpillar tractor which is running a Massey Harris combine. I believe the men in the picture would be my Great-Uncles. The mules belonged to my Grandpa, Louis. The picture was taken during the 1930s.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Love Your Family

Love Your Family Tee

This one also gets credited to Betsy. One of her favorite quotes from one of her favorite saints.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
16 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

STATE Kansas Outline

STATE Outline Tee

STATE Kansas Outline T-shirt. Go 'Cats!

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
4 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Garden City Buffaloes

Garden City Buffaloes Tee

This t-shirt features one of the Bulls at the Sandsage Bison Range.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
6 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Plymell Panthers

Plymell Panthers Tee

This Plymell Panthers t-shirt features one of Garden City's own black jaguar panthers.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
8 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Churchill's Russia HTML

Churchill's Russia HTML Tee

Winston Churchill's famous Russia quote rendered as HTML

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
8 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth

Vintage Texas Flag

Vintage Texas Flag Tee

This piece of vintage artwork appeared on a cigarette package in 1888. I think it makes for a pretty cool t-shirt.

$20.00+ from my Etsy Store
12 Colors; Men's Sizes Only

$19.99 from Amazon
5 colors; Men's, Women's, Youth