Engobe Sgraffito Latte Mug

Designer: Elizabeth Downing



  1.  Wipe dust from bisque with a damp sponge 
  2. Using a #4 soft fan brush (RB144) apply 2 coats of EG004 Dark Brown Engobe to the bottom 2/3 of the mug and bottom 2/3 of handle.
  3. Let dry completely.
  4.  Using #4 soft fan brush (RB144) apply 3 coats of SW199 Purple Aster to top ½ of mug and entire inside of the mug.
  5. When engobe is completely dry, apply 3 coats of the following Stroke and Coat® glazes, in 2” bands in the middle of the mug:
    1. SC033 Fruit of the Vine
    2. SC045 Blue Yonder
    3. SC031 The Blues
  6. Before Stroke and Coat® dries, using the carving tool of your choice, carve pattern into the Stroke and Coat, carefully not to carve through the engobe.
  7. Fire to cone 6.



  • SB120 Latte Mug


  • SW199 Purple Aster
  • EG004 Dark Brown Engobe
  • SC033 Fruit of the Vine
  • SC045 Blue Yonder
  • SC031 The Blues

Decorating Accessories

  • RB144 #4 Soft Fan
  • Carving tool

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Water