Ink Spot Tulip Vase

Designer: William Pulse



  1. Use a moistened Synthetic Sponge to wipe down the piece and check the inside for any debris.
  2. Thin FN-004 Red in a Plastic Cup to the consistency of heavy cream. Pour the thinned glaze into the vase. While working quickly, rotate the piece to cover the inside of the piece. Pour out the excess glaze. Use CB-604 Soft Fan to brush any runs or missed areas. Invert the piece to drain and dry. Wipe off any glaze drips from the outside of the ware with a moistened Synthetic Sponge.
  3. Apply 2 coats of FN-001 White to the outside of the vase using CB-604 Soft Fan. Let dry.
  4. Cut the pattern to fit the vase using the Scissors. Using AC-230 Clay Carbon and the pencil to transfer the pattern onto the ware. Make sure the pattern is continuous and evenly spaced around the ware.
  5. Using CB-110 Liner and CB-404 Pointed Round loaded with SC-15 Tuxedo to paint in the design. Thin the color slightly to more easily paint in the finer lines on the pattern.
  6. Use CB-110 Liner loaded with SC-73 Candy Apple Red to paint in the hearts along the top portion of the pattern.
  7. Shake and stir CG-977 Ink Spot. Apply 1-2 coats to the middle section of the vase using CB-604 Soft Fan. Let dry.
  8. Thin some S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing to a milk consistency in a Plastic Cup. Apply 1 coat to the entire outside of the vase.
  9. Stilt and Fire to Shelf Cone 05-06.



  • CD1145 Flat Tulip Vase mold or MB-1145 Flat Tulip Vase bisque


  • FN-001 White
  • FN-04 Red
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-73 Candy Apple Red
  • CG-977 Ink Spot
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-110 Liner
  • CB-404 Pointed Round
  • CB-604 Soft Fan
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Water
  • Scissors
  • Palette
  • Plastic Cup
  • Pattern