Happy Mother’s Day Plate and Mug Set

Designer: Bob Moreni



  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using a CB604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of FN031 Ivory Speck to the top side of the plate and to the outside of the mug but not on the handle. Allow to dry!
  3. Using a pencil and AC230 Clay Carbon Paper, trace the pattern onto the plate and the outside of the mug.
  4. Place some of each EZ Stroke on a palette.
  5. Using a CB106 #6 Script Liner, apply 1 coat of EZ026 Yellow Orange to the outer half of each flower petal then apply 1 coat of EZ002 Cinderella Pink to the lower half of each petal blending into the EZ026 Yellow Orange. Repeat this step for a second coat.
  6. Using a CB106 #6 Script Liner or a CB310 #10 Flat Shader, shade the outer part of each petal with EZ026 Yellow Orange. Also apply 2 coats to the center of the flower.
  7. Using a CB106 #6 Script Liner, shade the lower half of each petal with EZ030 Rose.
  8. Using a CB110 #10/0 Liner, stroke in some fine vein lines from the center of the flower out with EZ030 Rose.
  9. Using a CB106 #6 Script Liner, apply 2 coats of EZ003 Irish Green to the leaves and stems of the flower.
  10. 10. Using a CB310 #10 Flat Shader, Shade the leaves and stem with EZ033 Ivy Green.
  11. 11. Using a CB110 #10/0 Liner, apply 2 coats of EZ030 Rose to the Happy Mother’s Day.
  12. 12. Using a CB110 #10/0 Liner, outline the flower and the leaves with EZ012 Cobalt Jet Black.
  13. 13. Apply dots of FD258 Pure White to the flower centers. When dry apply 1 coat of EZ026 Yellow Orange over the dots.
  14. 14. Using a CB604 #4 Soft Fan and a CB404 #4 Pointed Round, apply 3-4 coats of FN055 Raspberry Smoothie to the back of the plate, to the inside of the mug and the handle of the mug. Allow to dry!
  15. 15. Stilt and fire to cone 06/05.



  • MB101 Coupe Salad Plate
  • MB113 12oz Mug


  • FN055 Raspberry Smoothie
  • FN061 Ivory Speck
  • EZ002 Cinderella Pink
  • EZ003 Irish Green
  • EZ012 Cobalt Jet Black
  • EZ026 Yellow Orange
  • EZ030 Rose
  • EZ033 Ivy Green
  • EZ034 Orange
  • FD258 Pure White

Decorating Accessories

  • CB110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB202 #2 Detail Liner
  • CB310 #10 Flat Shader
  • CB604 #4 Soft Fan 

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Water
  • Glazed Tile for a Palette
  • Paper Towels
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Stylus
  • Pattern