Vintage Red Elf

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 three thinned coats of SC-20 Cashew Later to the face of the elf, sponge the cheeks with two coats of SC-2 Melon-Choly.

3. Brush the hair with two thinned coats of SC-48 Camel Back, float Camel Back around the face, eyes, and ears for shadow, use CB-106 Script Liner.

4.  Brush three coats of SC-73 Candy Apple Red to the hat and suit with CB-604 Soft Fan and CB-106 Script Liner, float SC-81 Cinnamon Stix into the shadow areas of the suit and hat.

5. Brush on two coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the shoes, use CB-106 Script Liner.

6. Brush on two coats of SG-302 Snowfall to the hat trip, collar, and mittens use CB-406 Round.

7. Clean off the eyes of other glaze colors, brush the white side of the eye with two coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail, the pupil with SC-14 Java Bean, pupil with SC-15 Tuxedo, outline with SC-15 Tuxedo, outline the hair with SC-15 Tuxedo. Brows are Camel Back.

8.  Fire to cone 05/06.

9.  Outline the mittens with an extra fine black sharpie.



  • MB-1463 Vintage Elf Bisque or CD1463 Vintage Elf Mold


  • SC-2 Melon-Choly
  • SC-14 Java Bean
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cotton Tail
  • SC-20 Cashew Later
  • SC-48 Camel Back
  • SC-73 Candy Apple Red
  • SC-81 Cinnamon Stix
  • SG-302 Snowfall

Decorating Accessories

  • RB-110 #100 Liner
  • RB-144 #4 Soft Fan
  • RB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-406 #6 Round

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Extra Fine Sharpie Marker