Safari Double Decker Bus Bank

 

safari doubledecker

Products Used

Bisque
  • MB-1483 Double Decker Bus Bank 
Color
  • SC-6 Sunkissed 
  • SC-15 Tuxedo 
  • SC-34 Down To Earth 
  • SC-35 Gray Hare 
  • SC-39 Army Surplus 
  • SC-48 Camel Back
  • SC-52 Toad-ily Green
  • SC-55 Yella Bout It 
  • SC-74 Hot Tamale 
  • SC-75 Orange-A-Peel
  • SC-97 Cant-elope
  • NT-CLR Clear Dipping or S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing Glaze

     

Decorating Accessories

  • MT-007 Divots Mat 
  • RB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • RB-110 #10/0 Detail Liner 
  • RB-144 #4 Soft Fan
  • ST-127 Crackle Stamp
  • ST-128 Zebra Stamp

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge-on-a-Stick
  • Palette
  • Dagger Brush

 

Designer: Elizabeth Carey
 
 

Instructions

1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove dust.

2. Using a combination of the Soft Fan, Script Liner and Detail Liner, apply one coat of SC-97 Cant-elope to the corresponding sections of the bus.

3. Using a combination of the Soft Fan, Script Liner and Detail Liner, apply one coat of SC-52 Toad-ily Green to the corresponding sections of the bus.

4. Using a combination of the Soft Fan, Script Liner and Detail Liner, apply one coat of SC-55 Yella Bout It to the corresponding sections of the bus.

5. Using a combination of the Soft Fan, Script Liner and Detail Liner, apply one coat of SC-48 Camel Back to the corresponding sections of the bus.

6. Repeat steps 2-5 for the second coat of glaze. Allow second coat to dry completely. 

7. Squeeze around a Tablespoon of SC-75 Orange-A-Peel onto the plate. Take the ST-128 Zebra Stamp and place it design-side up. Take the Sponge on a Stick and gently dab the bottom of the sponge into the glaze. Blot off any excess onto the bare portion of the plate, then sponge onto the stamp. Take the stamp and gently press onto the top of the bus. Repeat until the top is covered. 

8. Squeeze around a Tablespoon of SC-39 Army Surplus onto the plate. Take the ST-127 Crackle Stamp and place it design-side up. Take the Sponge on a Stick and gently dab the bottom of the sponge into the glaze. Blot off any excess onto the bare portion of the plate, then sponge onto the stamp. Take the stamp and gently press onto the areas of the bus glazed with SC-52 Toad-ily Green. 

9. Squeeze around a Tablespoon of SC-34 Down to Earth onto the plate. Take the MT-007 Divots Mat and place it design-side up. Take the Sponge on a Stick and gently dab the bottom of the sponge into the glaze. Blot off any excess onto the bare portion of the plate, then sponge onto the mat. Take the mat and gently press onto the areas of the bus glazed with SC-48 Camel Back. 

10. Using SC-6 Sunkissed and the Detail Liner, apply two coats of glaze to the headlights. Allow glaze to dry between coats. 

11. Using SC-74 Hot Tamale and the Detail Liner, apply two coats of glaze to the taillights. Allow glaze to dry between coats. 

12. Using SC-35 Gray Hare and the Script Liner, apply two coats of glaze to the tires, grille and bumper. Allow glaze to dry between coats. 

13. Mix SC-15 Tuxedo with water and apply to windows using a dagger brush. Use water to blend.

14. Using SC-15 Tuxedo and the Detail Liner, outline the sections of the bus. Using the Script liner, glaze around the bottom of the bus. Using a Fan Brush, glaze the bottom of the bus.

15. Using the Soft Fan, apply two coats of S-2101 Clear Brushing Glaze to the bus or dip into NT-CLR Clear Dipping Glaze.

16. Fire to cone 06.

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