Underwater Crab Tile

Designer: Marcia Roullard



  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 Bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Brush on two coats of FN-001 White to the tile with Soft Fan brush.
  3. When dry, screen the crab from DSS-0148 Sea Life 3XL using SC-15 Tuxedo thickened with Silkscreen Medium. For further instruction see package directions.
  4. Mix 1:1 rubbing alcohol and SC-12 Moody Blue in a Detailer Bottle, mix the same with SC-11 Blue Yonder in a second bottle.  Work in sections apply a heavy coat of  FN-001 White, squeeze drops of the mix of SC-12 Moody Blue, leave space for expansion.  Apply drops of the alcohol mix of SC-11 Blue Yonder around the Moody Blue drops.  Dot again with color to deepen.
  5. Brush one coat of SC-31 The Blues to the crab and one coat of SC-74 Hot Tamale to the claws.
  6. Fire to cone 05/06.



  • 6″ tile


  • SC-11 Blue Yonder
  • SC-12 Moody Blue
  • SC-31 The Blues
  • SC-75 Hot Tamale
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • FN-001 White

Decorating Accessories

  • DSS-0148 Sea Life 3 XL
  • AC-310 Silkscreen Medium
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • AC-220 Detailer Bottles

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Palette knife
  • Rubbing alcohol