Valentine Teacher Vase

Materials

  • Duncan: Oh Four Bisque: Medium Free Form Vase
  • Underglazes: Dark Black, Light Pink, French Really Red, Electric Plum
  • Glazes: Pure Brilliance Clear Glaze
  • Signature Brushes: No. 4 Liner, No. 6 Fan Glaze

Tools

  • Sponge
  • Ruler
  • Aluminum foil
  • Masking tape
  • Newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Wipe all surfaces of vase with damp sponge to remove dust.

STEP 2

  • Measure and mark around vase 1-3/4” from bottom.

STEP 3

  • On covered work surface, pour small amount Light Pink inside vase. Roll vase to cover all sides. Pour out excess.

STEP 4

  • Use paintbrush to paint inside top and bottom portion of vase Light Pink. Use paintbrush to paint remaining areas Dark Black. Let dry.

STEP 5

  • Use Really Red to draw heart on side of vase. Use Electric Plum and Really Red to draw swirls and dots on vase. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Pour small amount Clear Glaze inside vase. Roll vase to cover all sides. Pour out excess. Apply Clear Glaze to outside of vase. Let dry.

STEP 7

  • Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06.

Tip

  • 1. When painting, pour underglaze on aluminum foil. Apply three coats of each underglaze. Let dry between coats.
by Suzie Shinseki for Duncan Enterprises
Valentine Teacher Vase
Valentine Teacher Vase