Folksy Owl


Products Used

  • MB-101 Coupe Salad Plate
  • SC-9 Jaded
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-17 Cheeky Pinky
  • SC-74 Hot Tamale
  • SC-88 Tu Tu Tango
  • SC-91 Seabreeze
  • FN-001 White
  • FN-009 Black
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • Dagger Brush
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponges
  • ST-113 Circulate Stamp
  • ST-341 Leaves Stamp
Additional Materials
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Paper Towel
  • Paper Punch
  • Sponge-on-a-Stick
  • Download Project Pattern: Owl
Project Info
  • Designer: Marcia Roullard
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 1½ hours




  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using a Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of FN-001 White to the top of the plate.
  3. Cut out the owl with out the feet then cut the wings and head from the breast. After the FN-001 White has dried to the touch, place the cut out owl in position on the plate (all the pieces) with a Soft Fan, brush under with some water then press to the plate. Press a paper towel over to absorb excess water.
  4. Using a Soft Fan, apply 2-3 coats of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the background of the plate. Allow to dry.
  5. Using the AC-213 Sponge on a Stick load the sponge with SC-74 Hot Tamale. Tap the SC-74 Hot Tamale onto the ST-341 Leaves Stamp then press the stamp gently onto the plate.
  6. Remove the paper from the breast area only.
  7. Stamp the breast with the ST-113 Circulate Stamp using SC-15 Tuxedo, applying with the sponge-on-a-stick.
  8. Remove the wings and the head paper.
  9. Using a Script Liner, apply 2-3 coasts of SC-91 Seabreeze to the wings and ears, and to some of the circle pattern in the breast.
  10. Apply the wing feathers to the wing with SC-9 Jaded by pressing and lifting the end of a Dagger Brush.
  11. Punch out some paper dots for the eyes and cheeks, set in place with a little water, cut out the triangle for the nose, set in place.
  12. Using a Script Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the head. Remove the paper.
  13. Using a Liner, apply 1 coat of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the cheeks and 1 coat of SC-17 Cheeky Pinky, dot the center of the eyes and detail the nose and feet with SC-15 Tuxedo.
  14. Using a Soft Fan, apply 2-3 coats of FN-009 Black to the back of the plate. Allow to dry.
  15. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.