Dad Tie


Products Used

  • MB-1353 8X10 Clay Canvas
  • SC-6 Sunkissed
    SC-10 Teal Next Time
    SC-13 Grapel
    Sc-15 Tuxedo
    SC-26 Green Thumb
    SC-31 The Blues
    SC-33 Fruit of the Vine
    SC-75 Orange A Peel
    SC-78 Lime Light

Decorating Accessories

  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge
    AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
    CB-110 # 10/0 Liner
    CB-404 # 4 Pointed Round
    CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan
    MT-008 Spiral Mat
    ST-126 Dots and Squiggles Stamp
    ST-127 Crackle Stamp
    ST-129 Mini Fern Stamp

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Pen or Pencil, Scissors
  • Download: Pattern


Dad Tie
Designer: Tim McPherson


  1. Using the BT-910 Synthetic Sponge, damp sponge ware to remove any dust.
  2. Using the AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper, trace on the ties as desired.
  3. Using the CB-404 # 4 Pointed Round, apply 3 coats of SC-13 Grapel to one tie, 3 coats of SC-6 Sunkissed to another tie and 3 coats of SC-78 Lime Light to the last tie.
  4. Cut out 3 of the tie shapes, dampen the paper and press over the painted ties to protect them from when we apply the background color.
  5. Using the CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of SC-31 The Blues to the top area of the canvas.
  6. Using the BT-910 Synthetic Sponge, pounce onto the MT-008 Spiral Mat SC-10 Teal Next Time and stamp over the SC-31 The Blues areas.
  7. After stamping the entire top area, remove the paper cutouts.
  8. Cut out the tie as a stencil, seperating the top from the bottom areas of the tie.
  9. Holding the stencil in place, stamp the SC-13 Grapel tie with SC-33 Fruit of the Vine and the ST-127 Crackle Stamp. 
  10. Holding the stencil in place, stamp the SC-6 Sunkissed tie with SC-75 Orange A Peel and the ST-126 Dots and Squiggles Stamp.
  11. Holding the stencil in place, stamp the SC-78 Lime Light tie with SC-26 Green Thumb and the ST-129 Mini Fern Stamp.
  12. Outline and add lettering using the Cb-110 # 10/0 Liner loaded in SC-15 Tuxedo.
  13. Using the CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of SC-10 Teal Next Time to the edges.
  14. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.


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