The emotes here on deviant art are simple. I'll explain. All you do is put two dots, the name of the emote and two more dots. Like this : la : (without the spaces) You can also do other emotes, like : hug : and : rofl : and many more such as. : dummy : : happybounce : and : nuu :
If you did them without the spaces, you have this: <the emote on the tshirt and
Lol, sorry for the long explanation, I tend to do that... Hope it helped!!