Butterfly Canvas with Blue Background

Designer: William Pulse



  1. Using a slightly moistened sponge to wipe down the ware. Let dry.
  2. Trace on the pattern outline of the butterfly using a pencil and AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper.
  3. Use FD254 Black French Dimensions to outline the wings and body of the butterfly including the antennae. Keep the antennae as fine as possible.
  4. Fill in the body with 3 coats of SC-15 Tuxedo using CB-110 Liner.
  5. Shake and stir CG-983 Koi Pond. Apply 2-3 coats of glaze to wings using CB-604-Pointed Round. Keep the glaze off the butterfly outline. Apply the crystals glaze kind of heavily.
  6. Stilt and Fire to Shelf Cone 05-06.
  7. If needed, plot/sketch out the design in the wings with the Red Fine Point Sharpie.
  8. Fill the cup on the Fluid Writer Pen with OG801 Bright Gold. Outline the butterfly. Add a fine line to the antennae. Using your plotted lines in the wing sections, apply a fine line to the detail in the upper and lower wings. Add detail in the body. Clean the Fluid Writer Pen with a Q-Tip and OG901 Essence.
  9. Stilt and Fire to Shelf Cone 018.
  10. Apply 1-2 coats of OS-458 Wedgewood Blue to the background using CB-406-Pointed Round or CB-110 Liner. Let Dry. Buff with a soft dry cloth.



  • MB-1352 6×6” Clay Canvas


  • FD254 Black Licorice
  • CG-983 Koi Pond
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • OS458 Wedgewood Blue
  •  OG801 Bright Gold

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-110 Liner
  • CB-406 Pointed Round
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Water
  • OG901 Essence
  • Pencil
  • Red Fine Point Sharpie
  • Fluid Gold Writer Pen
  • Q-tips
  • Pattern