Green Gnome

Designer: Tim McPherson



  1. Start with the piece cast in low fire slip and fired to shelf cone 04 bisque.
  2. Trace on the pattern.
  3. Apply 2 coats of Cashew Later to the nose.
  4. Apply 2 coats of Gray Hare to the beard, and shade with Char-ming.
  5. Apply 2 coats of Slime Time to the hat, then add 2 coats of Irish Luck to the circles.and add the pom pom.
  6. To the pants, paint 2 coats of Slime Time and Irish Luck to every other stripe, and 2 coats of Irish Luck to the shirt sleeves.
  7. Apply 2 coats of java Bean to the shoes.
  8. Apply 2 coats of Cinnamon Stix to the gloves.
  9. Apply 2 coats of Vanilla Dip to the mushroom stem.
  10. Apply 2 coats of Old Lace to the mushroom cap, then add dots with 2 coats of Hot Tamale.
  11. Apply 2 to 3 coats of Green Thumb to the grass area.
  12. Apply 2 coats of Green Thumb to the flower stem.
  13. Apply 2 coats of Sour Apple to the leaves.
  14. Apply 2 coats of Dandelion to the flower and shade the edges with Orange A Peel.
  15. Thin The Blues to a wash and apply to the sky area.
  16. Outline and detail the design with Tuxedo.
  17. Thin the S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing to a rolling constancy and roll glaze the inside.
  18. Apply 2 coats of Tree Frog to the edges.
  19. Apply 2 coats of S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing to the design area.
  20. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.



  • CD-1391 Flat Bottle Vase Medium or other flat surface bisque


  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing
  • CG-987 Tree Frog
  • SC-14 Java Bean
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-20 Cashew Later
  • SC-24 Dandelion
  • SC-26 Green Thumb
  • SC-27 Sour Apple
  • SC-31 The Blues
  • SC-35 Gray Hare
  • SC-36 Irish Luck
  • SC-34 Vanilla Dip
  • SC-74 Hot tamale
  • SC-75 Orange A Peel
  • SC-81 Cinnamon Stix
  • SC-86 Old Lace
  • SC-99 Char-ming

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan
  • AC 230 Clay Carbon paper
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-404 #4 Pointed Round

Miscellaneous Accessories