Acrylic Faceted Cat

Designer: Bob Moreni



  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Basecoat the following white areas, chest, muzzle, neck, legs/feet and tip of tail apply 1-2 coats of SS-130 Medium Grey.
  3. Drybrush the white areas with a mix of half and half SS-130 Medium grey and SS-45 Buttermilk. Followed by drybrushing with SS-135 White.
  4. Basecoat the remainder of the cat with a mix half and half of SS-211 Orange Rust and SS-212 Light Umber.
  5. Drybrush the rust area with SS-194 Medium Taupe then SS-192 Light Taupe and highlight with SS-45 Buttermilk.
  6. Drybrush inside the ears with SS-183 Rich Peach, highlight with SS-45 Buttermilk.
  7. Using a bristle brush, add stripes by stippling with SS-212 Light Umber then soften with SS-45 Buttermilk.
  8. Shade all deep crevices and around the withe areas with a mix half and half of SS-212 Light Umber and SS-211 Orange Rust.
  9. Using a CB-202 #2 Detail Liner brush, apply SS-183 Rich Peach to the nose and mouth.
  10. Using a CB-202 #2 Detail Liner and a CB-110 #10/0 Line, apply SS-135 White to the eye area, apply SS-19 Country Sage to the iris and shade with SS-57 Accent Green. Use SS-138 Black for the pupils and outlines. Add a highlight of SS-135 White.
  11. Apply Matte Sealer of choice to the piece. Allow to dry!
  12. Apply 2 coats of AC-501 Gloss Brush on Sealer to the eyes, nose and mouth.
  13. DO NOT FIRE!



  • CD1517+ Faceted Cat Mold or MB-1517 Faceted Cat Bisque


  • SS-19 Country Sage
  • SS-45 Buttermilk
  • SS-57 Accent Green
  • SS-130 Medium Gray
  • SS-135 White
  • SS-138 Black
  • SS-183 Rich Peach
  • SS-192 Light Taupe
  • SS-194 Medium Taupe
  • SS-211 Orange Rust
  • SS-212 Light Umber
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-202 #2 Detail Liner
  • Basecoat Brush
  • Assorted Drybrush’s
  • AC-501 Gloss Brush On Sealer

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Foam Plates
  • Paper Towels
  • Water Bowl
  • Matte Sealer – Spray or Brush On