Stamped Sugar Skull Box

 

 
Products Used

Bisque
  • MB-1382 Sugar Skull Box
Color
  • SC-6 Sunkissed
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-31 The Blues
  • SC-36 Irish Luck
  • SC-75 Orange-A-Peel
  • SC-87 Rubby Slippers
  • SC-95 Pinkie Swear
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing or Dipping Clear Glaze of Choice
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge
  • ST-106 Summer Das Stamp
  • ST-111 Four Flowers Stamp
  • ST-345 Large Deco Circles Stamp
  • AC-213 Sponge on a Stick
Stamped_Skull_Box
 
 
Additional Materials
  • Pencil
 
Project Info
  • Designer: Marcia Roullard
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 1½ hours
 

Instructions

 
  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque.  Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Use the AC-213 Sponge on a Stick to apply SC-87 Ruby Slippers to ST-345 Large Deco Circle Stamp, but just the circle shape with the small flower in the center.  Place the stamp section over the eye with the small flower in the center of the eye. Use the same stamp for each eye.
  3. Apply SC-15 Tuxedo with the AC-213 Sponge on a Stick to half of the daisy stamp from ST-111 Four Flowers Stamp and stamp to the top of the forehead.
  4. Sponge SC-75 Orange-A-Peel to the sun from the ST-106 Summer Days Stamp and stamp the suns to the right and left of the flower.
  5. Use the AC-213 Sponge on a Stick with SC-36 Irish Luck to the leaves from ST-106 Summer Days Stamp and stamp to the chin area.
  6. Thin SC-95 Pinkie Swear then apply to the eye area around the small flower; apply to the petals of the forehead flower.
  7. Using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, apply 1 coat of SC-6 Sunkissed to the sun stamp.
  8. Apply SC-27 Sour Apple to the leaves stamp. SC-95 Pinkie Swear to the nose.
  9. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Liner, outline the teeth with SC-87 Ruby Slippers, thin SC-15 Tuxedo then apply to the inside of the mouth.
  10. Use SC-31 The Blues to paint raindrops coming from the flower and blue swirls from the suns.
  11. Using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the rim of the lid.
  12. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, 2 coats of S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing to the lid or dip in Clear Glaze of Choice.
  13. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of SC-95 Pinkie Swear to the box bottom, when dry, stamp with the ST-345 Large Deco Circle stamp using SC-15 Tuxedo.
  14. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, 2 coats of S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing to the inside of the bottom of the box or dip in Clear Glaze of Choice.  Allow to dry.
  15. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06/05.

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