Fall Harvest App Plate

Designer: Tim McPherson



  1. Trace on the pattern.
  2. Thin all the colors to a light cream/milk constancy.
  3. For the large pumpkin, apply 1 smooth coat of Orange following the contour. Side load in Poppy Orange and shade each section.
  4. For the smaller pumpkin, apply 1 smooth coat of Poppy Orange following the contour. Side load and shade each section with Coral Red.
  5. Apply 1 coat of Sienna brown to the stem, and shade with Medium Mahogany.
  6. Apply 1 coat of Chartreuse to the maple leaf, and shade with Orange, Coral Red and Poppy Orange.
  7. Apply 1 coat of Yellow Orange to the oak leaf, and shade with Poppy Orange, Chartreuse and Orange.
  8. Apply 1 coat of French Brown to the lower section to the acorn, and Medium Mahogany to the cap area.
  9. Apply 1 coat of Peacock Green to the ferns.
  10. Outline and detail the entire piece with Cobalt Jet Black.
  11. Using a toothbrush, spatter lightly with both Medium Mahogany and Peacock Green.
  12. Using the Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of clear to the entire piece.
  13. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06.



  • MB-1586 Small App Plate


  • EZ-034 Orange
  • EZ-058 Poppy Orange
  • EZ-057 Coral Red
  • EZ-011 Sienna Brown
  • EZ-038 Medium Mahogany
  • EZ-018 Chartreuse
  • EZ-026 Yellow Orange
  • EZ-032 Peacock Green
  • EZ-010 French Brown
  • EZ-012 Cobalt Jet Black
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing

Decorating Accessories

  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
  • CB-110 # 10/0 Mini Liner
  • CB-106 # 6 Script Liner
  • CB-404 # 4 Pointed Round
  • CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan
  • Toothbrush

Miscellaneous Accessories