Frog Eye Plate & Mug

Create this Frog Eye Plate & Mug with Stroke & Coat and Foundations.



Products Used

Bisque
  • MB-1324 - Plate with Eyes
  • MB-1325 - Mug with Eyes
Color
  • FN-010 - Tree Green
  • SC-6 - Sunkissed
  • SC-8 - Just Froggy
  • SC-15 - Tuxedo
  • SC-15 - Cotton Tail
  • SC-26 - Green Thumb
  • SC-27 - Sour Apple
  • SC-36 - Irish Luck
  • NT-CLR - Clear One Dipping (optional)
Decorating Accessories
  • BT-910 - Synthetic Sponges
  • CB-106 - #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 - #10/0 Liner
  • CB-202 - Detail Liner
  • CB-604 - #4 Soft Fan
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Additional Materials
  • Pencil
  • Old Toothbrush
Project Info
  • Designer: Marcia Roullard
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • 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. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 thinned coats of SC-27 Sour Apple to the tope side of the plate.
  3. Apply a wash of SC-26 Green Thumb over the SC-27 Sour Apple.
  4. Apply a wash of SC-8 Just Froggy around the eyes and to the crevice of the plate.
  5. Using a old Tooth Brush, spatter the plate with thinned SC-8 Just Froggy.
  6. Using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, apply spots on the cheeks with 1 coat of thinned SC-36 Irish Luck.
  7. Remove excess color from the eyes with a damp sponge leaving some of the green in the edges of the eyes. Allow to dry.
  8. Using a CB-202 #2 Detail Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the eye area. Apply 2 thinned coats of SC-36 Irish Luck to the iris of the eye. Apply 1–2 coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the pupil of the eye. Add a highlight of SC-16 Cotton Tail. Float some SC-6 Sunkissed in the corners of the eyes.
  9. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Liner, outline the eye with SC-15 Tuxedo.
  10. Sketch on the Bee. Using a CB-202 #2 Detail Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-6 Sunkissed and SC-15 Tuxedo to the stripes of the body and 2 coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the wings. Float the wings with SC-15 Tuxedo.
  11. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Liner, outline and detail the bee, the nose and moth of the frog with SC-15 Tuxedo.
  12. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 - 3 coats of FN-010 Tree Green to the back of the plate and inside the mug.  Allow to dry.
  13. Optional: Can be dipped in clear glaze. Allow to dry.
  14. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06.

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