Daffodil & Coffee Cups

A unique finish is created by using Underglazes on Foundations.

Products Used

  • MB-889 - Asian Flair 8" Plate
  • FN-009 - Black
  • UG-21 - Leaf Green
  • UG-22 - Spring Green
  • UG-204 - Orange
  • UG-50 - Jet Black
  • UG-51 - China White
  • UG-94 - Pansy Purple
  • UG-97 - Bright Blue
  • UG-203 - Squash Yellow
Decorating Accessories
  • AC-230 - Clay Carbon Paper
  • CB-106 - #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 - #10/0 Liner
  • CB-604 - #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 - Synthetic Sponges
Additional Materials
Project Info


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of FN-009 Black to the front and back of the square plate. Let dry completely.
  3. Create a design on paper, then transfer the design using AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper and your pencil.
  4. When applying the Underglaze colors, use messy brush strokes following the shape of the design.
  5. Using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, to apply the following steps; Note: Leave a black edge around the edge of the design.
  6. Apply 1 coat of UG-203 Squash Yellow to the top part of the daffodil and 1 coat of UG-204 Orange to the lower petals with some UG-203 Squash Yellow highlights.
  7. Apply 1 coat of UG –21 Leaf Green with UG-22 Spring Green highlight.
  8. Apply 1 coat of UG-97 Bright Blue to the table cover area. Highlight with UG-51 China White.
  9. Apply 2 coat of UG-51 China White to the cups and the vase.
  10. Apply 1 coat of UG-94 Pansy Purple with some UG-51 highlights to the background area.
  11. Apply 1 coat of UG-50 Jet Black with UG-51 China White highlight for the steam coming out of the coffee cups.
  12. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Liner, outline with UG-50 Jet Black. Allow to dry.
  13. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06.

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