Yellow Breasted Bank


Products Used

  • MB-1337 Bird Brain Bank
  • CG-756 Firecracker
  • SC-6 Sunkissed
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cotton Tail
  • SC-26 Green Thumb
  • SC-27 Sour Apple
  • SC-71 Purple-licious
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing
Decorating Accessories
  • BT-910 - Synthetic Sponge
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-602 #2 Soft Fan
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
Additional Materials
Project Info
  • Designer: Marcia Roullard
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 1½ hours


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque.  Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Remove the bank stopper.
  3. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of CG-756 Firecracker to the body, wings and sides and top of the chest.
  4. Wipe back glaze from the feather detail from the wings with a damp sponge.
  5. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, brush the feathers with 2 coats of SC-27 Sour Apple.
  6. Apply a slightly thinned coat of SC-26 Green Thumb to the hair, wipe back with a damp sponge to antique.
  7. Using a CB-602 #2 Soft Fan, apply 2 two coats of SC-27 Sour Apple to the hair.
  8. Use CB-602 Soft Fan, apply 2-3 coats of SC-6 Sunkissed to the chest, brush over the CG-756 Firecracker, and after the last coat of SC-6 Sunkissed , brush some CG-756 Firecracker into the SC-6 Sunkissed.
  9. Wash a little of the firecracker color with water to obtain the crystals, then brush a small amount to the chest over the SC-6 Sunkissed.
  10. Using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the outer eye, and the iris with 2 thinned coats of SC-26 Green Thumb. After SC-16 Cotton Tail has dried, thin SC-71 Purple-licious to float around the eye over the SC-16 Cotton Tail.
  11. Using a CB-110 #10/ Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the beak, pupil and line the eye.
  12. Spot clear glaze 1 coat to the hair, eyes, and chest. Allow to dry.
  13. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06.
  14. Replace the bank stopper.

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