Crystal Mermaid

 

Products Used

Bisque
  • MB-1287 Home Decor Tray
Color
  • CG-756 Firecracker
  • CG-965 Mocha Marble
  • CG-962 Blue Azure
  • CG-2715 Spotted Kiwi
  • EL-129 Wheat
  • SG-401 Black
  • SG-403 Red
  • SG-402 White
  • SG-404 Blue
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing

Decorating Accessories

  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
  • CB-604 Soft Fan
  • CB-425 ½" Oval Glaze Mop Brush
  • CB-404 #4 Pointed Round Brush

Additional Materials

Crystal Mermaid

Designer: Laura Fraedrich
 

Instructions

  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper, transfer pattern onto MB-1287 Home Decor Tray bisque.
  3. Using SG-401 Black, trace the carbon lines. To make the lines wider, use CB-404 #4 Round Brush and trace previously drawn lines.
  4. Using CB-425 ½" Oval Glaze Mop Brush, apply CG-756 Firecracker to fill in the hair section. Allow glaze to dry completely between coats. Apply 3 coats.
    • Note: Be sure to completely brush glaze to cover black lines. 
  5. Using CB-425 ½" Oval Glaze Mop Brush, apply CG-2715 Spotted Kiwi to the mermaid body section. Allow glaze to dry completely between coats. Apply 3 coats.
  6. Using CB-425 ½" Oval Glaze Mop Brush, apply CG-962 Blue Azure on top of previously painted sky section. Allow glaze to dry completely between coats. Apply 3 coats.
  7. Using CB-425 ½" Oval Glaze Mop Brush, apply CB-965 Mocha Marble to the sand section. Allow glaze to dry completely between coats. Apply 3 coats.
  8. Using CB-425 ½" Oval Glaze Mop Brush, apply EL-128 Wheat to the face of the mermaid. Allow glaze to dry completely between coats. Apply 3 coats. 
  9. With SG-401 Black, draw the eyes, eyelids, eyelashes and nose on the mermaid.
  10. With SG-402 White, fill in the white area of the eyes on the mermaid. Allow to dry.
  11. With SG-403 Red, draw and fill in the lips and blushed cheeks of the mermaid. Allow to dry.
  12. Using CB-604 Soft Fan, apply S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing over the face of the mermaid.
  13. Fire cone 05/06.

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