- With a rolling pin on canvas, roll out a piece of moist clay ¼” thick between wooden slats.
- Form over the hump side of CD-1076 Oval Tray using a sandbag. Trim off excess clay.
- Draw on placement of facial features.
- Add clay to form the nose, eyelids and mouth.
- Use a straight edge to trace on headband design. Sgraffito in headband and the zigzag design.
- Press in triangle shape using press tool from CD-1075 Small Design Press Tools all around the headband, the head, and the forehead details.
- Press in the circle shape from the press mold for the circle detail on cheeks and chin and around eyelids and nose.
- Allow to dry completely.
- Bisque fire to shelf cone 04.
- Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of SC-31 The Blues to the blue sections of the face. While still wet, use a CB-106 #6 Script Liner to apply SC-65 Peri-Twinkle to the highlighted areas to lighten.
- Brush in SC-32 Bluebeard to the shadow areas of the facial features to give depth.
- Apply 2-3 coats of SC-27 Sour Apple to the cheeks and the chin. Brush on strokes over and under the eyes.
- Apply 2-3 Coats of SC-74 Hot Tamale to the lips. Thin SC-32 Bluebeard to wash over the lips to dull the red.
- Apply color to the triangles using an AC-223 Large Writer Tip with SC-74 Hot Tamale and SC-75 Orange-A-Peel.
- Dot the circles with SC-15 Tuxedo
- Use the sponge-on-a-stick to pat the ST-379 Totem Blanket stamp with SC-15 Tuxedo. Press the totem design on the large areas of the blue color. Allow to dry.
- Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06
- 5 lbs of low-fire clay body (Cone 06/05)
- CD-1076 Oval Tray (discontinued)
- SC-15 Tuxedo
- SC-27 Sour Apple
- SC-31 The Blues
- SC-32 Bluebeard
- SC-53 Purple Haze
- SC-65 Peri-Twinkle
- SC-74 Hot Tamale
- SC-75 Orange-A-Peel
- Sponge-on-a-stick 1¼” diameter
- AC-223 Large Writer Tip Kit
- CB-106 – #6 Script Liner
- CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner
- CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
- CD-1075 Small Designs Press Tools (discontinued)
- ST-379 Totem Blanket Stamp
- Paper towels