Green Vintage Truck

Designer: Bob Moreni



  1. Cast the mold in usual manner. While the casting is in the leather hard stage cut out holes in headlights for the globe lights and for a pinch plug light. Allow to dry. Clean the greenware with a Clean-Up Tool.
  2. Bisque fire to cone 04.
  3. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  4. Basecoat the truck with 2 coats of SS-57 Accent Green. Do not paint the windows, bumpers or tires at this time. Allow to dry!
  5. Drybrush 2 coats of SS-276 Forest Green to the truck then with 2 coats of SS-19 Country Sage then with SS-376 Limeburst. Highlight with SS-111 Brightest Yellow and SS45 Buttermilk.
  6. Basecoat the windows with SS-130 Medium Grey. Drybrush the windows with SS-45 Buttermilk then with SS-135 White. Streak in some SS-130 Medium Grey to the windows
  7. Basecoat the tires, bumpers and grill with SS-138 Flat Black. Drybrush the tread on the tires with SS-130 Medium Grey with a little SS-138 Flat Black to create a darker grey.
  8. Drybrush the bumpers with SS-81 Shimmering Silver.
  9. Using a CB-202 #2 Derail Liner, Apply 2 coats of SS-81 to the grill trim, door handles and the hubcaps.
  10. Shade some SS-57 Accent Green in the deep crevices.
  11. Apply 1-2 coats of AC502 Matte Sealer to the piece.
  12. Apply 2 coats of AC-501 Gloss Sealer to the windows, bumpers, grill, hubcaps and door handles. Allow to dry!
  13. DO NOT FIRE!



  • MB-1508 Vintage Truck Container Bisque or CD1508 Vintage Truck Container Mold


  • SS-19 Country Sage
  • SS-45 Buttermilk
  • SS-57 Accent Green
  • SS-111 Brightest Yellow
  • SS-130 Medium Grey
  • SS-135 White
  • SS-138 Flat Black
  • SS-276 Forest Green
  • SS-376 Limeburst
  • SS-81 Shimmering Silver

Decorating Accessories

  • Basecoat Brush
  • Various Drybrush’s
  • CB-202 #2 Detail Liner
  • AC-501 Glass Sealer
  • AC-502 Matte Sealer

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Foam Plates or Aluminum Foil for Palette
  • Paper Towels
  • Water Bowl
  • Clean-Up Tool
  • Pinch Plug Light