Here’s the perfect dad gift – a painted Father’s Day plate! What makes it special is that it is made by you.
Here are the supplies for when you visit you local paint-on-pottery studio:
Duncan Bisque Classic Paper Plate
Duncan Concepts: CN 074 Really Red – CN 302 Bright Caribbean-CN 032 Bright Butternut – CN 244 Really White – CN 292 Bright Purple- CN253 Black
French Dimensions: Black (for outlining
Brushes: SB 803 No. 4 Liner – SB 802 No. 1 Liner – SB 811 No. 8 Round – SB 807 No. 6 Fan Glaze
Other: Clay carbon paper – foam plates or foil – water – pencils w/ erasers – sponge – template
Wipe bisque with damp sponge to remove any dust. Use template, clay carbon paper and pencil to transfer image to the center of the plate.
Fill in designs with desired colors, three coats, let dry between each coat.
Outline the designs with black French Dimensions.
Paint the back of the plate with three coats of Duncan concepts, as well as the box, inside and out. Let dry completely and add two-three layers of Duncan Pure Brilliance Clear Glaze. Let dry and fire at Cone 06.