Penguin Love

 

Products Used

Bisque
  • MB-1353 8" x 10" Clay Canvas
Color
  • SC-11 Blue Yonder
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cottontail
  • SC-76 Cara-Bein Blue
  • SC-97 Cant-elope

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • CB-406 Pointed Round
  • CB-210 Detail Liner
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge

Additional Materials

  • Pencil
  • Download and print: Pattern
PenguinCanvas web

Designer: Adena Griffith
 

Instructions

  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper, transfer the pattern onto MB-1353 8"x10" Clay Canvas.
  3. Using CB-406 Pointed Round, begin with SC-76 Cara-Bein Blue and apply short brush strokes to background. Allow to dry.
  4. Load CB-406 Pointed Round in SC-11 Blue yonder and apply short brush strokes around the penguins, on top of SC-76 Cara-Bein Blue.
  5. Using CB-406 Pointed Round, apply two coats of SC-15 Tuxedo on the head, shoulders and beak of both of the penguins. Allow glaze to dry inbetween coat. Before second coat dries, go onto next step.
  6. Using CB-406 Pointed Round, apply a heavy coat of SC-16 Cottontail, then SC-97 Cant-Elope to the two penguins. Over lap the colors, using short brush strokes as before.
  7. Using CB-210 Detail Liner, apply short brush strokes of SC-76 Cara-Bein Blue, then SC-11 Blue Yonder until desired effect. Allow to dry. 
  8. Using CB-210 Detail Liner, fill in the pupils with SC-15 Tuxedo, 2 coats. Allow to dry.
  9. Using CB-210 Detail Liner, add dots of SC-16 Cottontail to the eyes.
  10. Using CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply two coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the sides of MB-1353 8"x10" Clay Canvas. 
  11. Stilt and fire to cone 06/05.

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