Red Flower on Black Matte

Designer: Marcia Roullard



  1. Begin with a properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten with a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove dust.
  2. Brush on three coats of FN-304 Black Velvet with CB-604 #4 Soft Fan in one direction.
  3. When dry, trace or sketch on the pattern, brush one coat of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the pattern, to block the black glaze.
  4. Brush on two coats of SC-74 Hot Tamale to the outside petals, SC-75 Orange-A-Peel to the next layer of petals, and SC-97 Cant-elope to the center, overlap the colors. Use CB-106 #6 Script Liner.
  5. Brush the leaf with two coats of SC-27 Sour Apple.
  6. Outline and detail with SC-15 Tuxedo use CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner.
  7. Fire to cone 06.



  • MB-1352 6 x 6 Square Clay Canvas


  • FN-304 Black Velvet
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cotton Tail
  • SC-27 Sour Apple
  • SC-74 Hot Tamale
  • SC-75 Orange-A-Peel
  • SC-97 Cant-elope

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan

Miscellaneous Accessories