Variations on Round Containers

 

 
 
Products Used
Molds
  • CD-1217 Celtic Designs Sprig Mold
  • CD-1257 Beaded & Braided Trim Press Tool
  • CD-1220 Gargoyles & Fleur-de-Lis Sprig Mold
  • CD-1320 Round Box Castable
Color
  • SC-34 Down To Earth
  • SC-74 Hot Tamale
  • SC-88 Tu Tu Tango
  • CG-976 Teal Drop
  • CG-977 Ink Spots
  • EL-136 Lapis Lagoon
  • SG-401 Designer Liner
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-110 - #10/0 Liner
  • CB-404 - #4 Pointed Round
  • CB-406 - #6 Pointed Round
  • CB-602 - #2 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 - Synthetic Sponges
Round Boxes
 
 
Additional Materials
  • Pencil
  • Moist Clay
 
Project Info
  • Designer: Bob Moreni & Marcia Roullard
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 3 hours
 

Instructions

Celtic Box
  1. Cast 2 Round Box Castable Mold.
  2. With some Moist Clay and the CD-1217 Celtic Designs Sprig Mold, press out 2 Celtic borers, then slip attach to the side of the box.
  3. Press out 1 Celtic knot then slip attach to the top of the box.
  4. Roll a ball of clay for a knob and slip attach to the top of the box in the center of the Celtic knot.
  5. Clean up any rough edges and the seam line. Allow to dry.

 

Fleur-De-Lis Box

  1. Roll out clay ¼” thick with the CD-1257 Beaded & Braided Trim Press Tool, press out 2 strips of Beaded trim. Cut out around the outer edges, then slip attach to the side edge of the box lid.
  2. With some Moist Clay and the CD-1220 Gargoyles & Fleur-de-Lis Sprig Mold, press out 2 Fleur-de-Lis, then slip attach together creating one then slip attach to the top of the box.
  3. Clean up any rough edges and the seam line. Allow to dry.
  4. Bisque fire both pieces to shelf cone 04/05.

 

Painting - Celtic Box

  1. Using a CB-406 #6 Pointed Round, apply 1 coat of SC-34 Down to Earth to the Celtic border and knot. Wipe back with a damp sponge leaving the color in the crevices.
  2. Using a CB-406 # Pointed Round, apply 2 – 3 coats of EL-136 Lapis Lagoon to the Celtic border and knot.
  3. Using a CB-404 #4 Pointed Round, apply 3 coats of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the knob of the box.
  4. Using a CB-602 #2 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of CG-976 Teal Drop to the remaining outside area of the box.
  5. Using a CB-406 #6 Pointed Round, apply 3 coats of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the inside of the box bottom and lid. Allow to dry.
  6. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.

 

Painting - Fleur-De-Lis Box

  1. Using a CB-404 #4 Pointed Round, apply 2-3 coats of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the beads on the box lid.
  2. Using a CB-404 #4 Pointed Round, apply 3 Coats of SC-74 Hot Tamale to the Fleur-de-Lis.
  3. Using the SG-401 Designer Liner, write “Best Friends” on the box bottom and “I Love You” on the beads and dots in-between the beads.
  4. Using a CB-406 #6 Pointed Round, apply 1 coat of S-2101 Crystal Clear Glaze to the beads and 2 coats over the area of the “Best Friends”.
  5. Using a CB-602 #2 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the inside of the box bottom and lid.
  6. Using a CB-602 #2 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of CG-977 Ink Spots to the box around the “Best Friends” and to the remaining area of the lid. Allow to dry.
  7. Using a CB-406 #6 Pointed Round, apply 2 coats of S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing glaze over the “My Best Friend” area. Allow to dry.
  8. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.

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