Tuscan Olive Bowl

Designer: Tim McPherson



  1. Trace on the pattern using the Clay Carbon Paper.
  2. Pick up on a damp sponge both Beige and Sienna Brown, and apply to the entire background in a scruffy manor.
  3. Using the Round, apply 1 coat of Wine Berry to the olives.
  4. Side load in Midnight Blue and shade 1 side of the olives, then side load in Plum Purple and shade the opposite side.
  5. Using the Round, apply 1 coat of Ivy Green to the leaves.
  6. Side load in Royal Blue Green and shade 1 side of the leaves.
  7. Using the Liner, add stems and branches with Brick.
  8. Using the metal tip on the bottle of Designer Liner, outline and detail the entire piece.
  9. Using the Soft Gan, apply 2 to 3 coats of Peppered Plum to the outside and tip edge, excluding the foot and very bottom of the piece.
  10. Using the Soft Gan, apply 2 coats of Clear to the inside of the bow.
  11. Place on a well kiln washed shelf and fire to shelf cone 6.



  • SB148 Medium Serving Bowl


  • EZ033 Ivy Green
  • EZ24 Royal Blue Green
  • EZ063 Wine Berry
  • EZ050 Plum Purple
  • EZ023 Midnight Blue
  • EZ055 Brick
  • EZ022 Beige
  • EZ011 Sienna Brown
  • SG401 Designer Liner Black
  • SW001 Clear
  • SW191 Peppered Plum

Decorating Accessories

  • CB110 #10/0 Mini Liner
  • CB404 #4 Pointed Round
  • CB604 #4 Soft Fan
  • AC230 Clay Carbon Paper

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Water
  • Palette  
  • Pencil  
  • Pattern