Sea Turtle Platter

Designer: Tim McPherson



  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Trace on the pattern.
  3. Outline and add all the detail with SG-401 Designer Liner Black.
  4. Using the CB-404 # 4 Pointed Round, apply 1 very thin coat of SW-304 Copper Wash to the design areas.To deepen select areas, apply a 2nd or 3rd thinned coat. If not thinned, the Copper Wash will fire to an almost black color.
  5. Using both the CB-106 # 6 Script Liner and the CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of SW-120 Northern Woods to the rim and back wall area, excluding the foot or recessed area.
  6. Using the CB-604 # 4 Soft fan, apply 2 coats of SW-001 Clear to the front, excluding the rim.
  7. Place on a well kiln washed shelf and fire to shelf cone 5/6.



  • SB-118 12″ Oval Stoneware Platter


  • SW-001 Clear
  • SW-120 Northern Woods
  • SW-304 Copper Wash
  • SG-401 Designer Liner Black

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-404 #4 Pointed Round
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper

Miscellaneous Accessories